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The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
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Dodger by Terry Pratchett
Dodger
by Terry Pratchett
read in June, 2014
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A Snowflake In My Hand by Samantha Mooney
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Shifty rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Truth about Sharks and Pigeons by Matt  Phillips
The Truth about Sharks and Pigeons
by Matt Phillips (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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The Truth about Sharks and Pigeons is that it's simply not as "brilliant" as the author's own review would have you believe.

The book shows a lot of promise at the beginning, but unfortunately never quite delivers on that promise. The wheels well and...more
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Indecent Exposure by Tom Sharpe
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Riotous Assembly by Tom Sharpe
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Shifty rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Fat Vampire by Johnny B. Truant
Fat Vampire (Fat Vampire, #1)
by Johnny B. Truant (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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An original idea that attempts to breathe new life into a somewhat tired, predictable vampire book genre, that has well and truly overstayed its welcome. And on some level it does succeed in this. However it's not particularly well written in places...more
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The 13½ Lives of Captain Bluebear by Walter Moers
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Well, this book is a real treasure and an unexpected surprise.

It's whimsical, funny, light-hearted and very upbeat. I had a permanent smile on my face whilst reading this tale. The illustrations on every other page are a nice touch too. A warm and o...more
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Monster on the Hill by Rob Harrell
Monster on the Hill
by Rob Harrell (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2013
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Loved it!

A very engaging story that should appeal to all ages. The combination of puns and dry wit kept me chuckling all the way through. In an earlier review, someone mentioned that the humour has a very British feel to it. I would definitely agree...more
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