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Horned Helmet by Henry Treece
"This was the first book I ever read by myself and as such holds a special place in my book collection (despite the tanning to the pages and creases to the cover that renders it a street value of about 15p - well that's what my dad bought it for)...." Read more of this review »
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Tistou of the Green Thumbs by Maurice Druon
"Found this old book among my things while cleaning up today. Nostalgia took over me, as it was one of my childhood favorites. Decided to reread it, and was pleasantly surprised, because it felt as relevant to me, now an adult, as it did so many ye..." Read more of this review »
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Tistou of the Green Thumbs by Maurice Druon
"There aren't enough words to describe the richness and joy of this book. I read it as a child and it has remained my all time favorite story. Unfortunately, it has been long out of print and copies are hard to come by online.

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Comics Underground -- Japan by Kevin Quigley
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