The Review: The Ministry of Fear by Graham Greene (1943)

Title: The Ministry of Fear Author: Graham Greene Date Of Version Reviewed: 2001 Publisher: Vintage RRP: £8.99/$23.95 CAN ISBN: 978-0-099-28618-9 What the book is about…  For Arthur Rowe the charity fete was a trip back to childhood, to innocence, a welcome chance to escape the terror of the Blitz, to forget twenty years of his past and a…

The Review – Casino Royale – By Ian Fleming (1953)

Title: Casino Royale Author: Ian Fleming Date Of Version Reviewed: 2012 Publisher: Vintage RRP: £7.99 ISBN: 9-780099-576853 What the book is about… In the novel that introduced James Bond to the world, Ian Fleming’s agent 007 is dispatched to a French casino in Royale-les-Eaux. His mission? Bankrupt a ruthless Russian agent who’s been on a…

The Review – Count To Ten – By Karen Rose (2007)

******* PLEASE NOTE. This review may contain spoilers. Every effort has been made to avoid ‘spoiling’ the ending of the novel however please be aware that spoilers may be included. ********* Karen Rose began her writing career with her first novel ‘Don’t Tell’ (2003). Since then she has produced an impressive array of novels including…

The Review – Misery – By Stephen King (1987)

******* PLEASE NOTE. This review may contain spoilers. Every effort has been made to avoid ‘spoiling’ the ending of the novel however please be aware that spoilers may be included. ********* “The King of Horror” Stephen King’s first success came following the publication of the hit novel ‘Carrie’. Since he had produced international best sellers…