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The Abomination: Omen V (The Omen #5)

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Paperback, 224 pages
Published July 2nd 1985 by Signet
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Jul 17, 2013 Matt rated it it was ok
Unfortunately, "Omen V: The Abomination" ends the series on a sour note. Gordon McGill's writing remains solid, but there's little energy left in the tale. It takes almost 100 pages (out of 219) for an actual Omen-style death to occur, and even then... it's disappointingly humdrum. The body count is low and almost nothing happens in the story. Damien's pouty offspring (unimaginative named 'Damien II') makes one last attempt at world domination, while our hero, a Hemingway-type writer researching ...more
Dec 01, 2009 Emma rated it did not like it
Shelves: horror, gordon-mcgill
Thank god this is the last one, because these books (especially the ones not based on the films) were not good. Plus, he manages to fuck up his own continuity from the previous book.
Apr 22, 2009 Kate rated it did not like it
This book was an abomination.
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Jun 06, 2013 Victor Orozco rated it did not like it
Weak if not downright terrible. Why didn't they just end this story in part four?
A good finish to a great series. The first three books were the best but still the last two were a good read.
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