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Mirrors of the Unseen by Jason Elliot
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May 28, 2011

Read from July 05 to 17, 2011

I gave up on page 170. It's a shame as the book is beautifully read but I got tired of an excess of adjectives, adverbs and contrived simile and metaphor. It is true that one should not judge a book by a book review, but apparently others have also given up.

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07/05/2011 page 90
21.0% "A bit of a slog.Elliot employs too many adjectives and is 'writing to the camera'.Lots of unnecessary simile and dull metaphor.Talking book very well read by David Shackleton.Elliot has more of a blog style so far."

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