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|Genre/Form:||Black humor (Literature)
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J K Rowling
|ISBN:||9780316228534 0316228532 9780316228541 0316228540 0316228583 9780316228589|
|Awards:||Winner of Good Reads Choice Awards: Fiction 2012.|
|Description:||503 p. ; 25 cm.|
This is a wonderful novel. JK Rowling's skills as a storyteller are on a par with RL Stevenson, Conan Doyle and PD James. Here, they are combined with her ability to create memorable and moving
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Unbelievably unsympathetic characters
One of the few books I never finished. Read first 70 pages and last 100 pages. Agreed with friend who said that Rowling was attempting to document every possible social sin. Most characters appeared too cartoonish in their total lack of redeeming characteristics. Real people are a mix of good and...
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