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Hose Monkey

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I like books that grab u from page one and thats just what this one did. There r some problems with no breaks between scenes where its hard to know where u r at in the story, but overall its a really good thrill ride.

posted by 8888649 on March 14, 2012

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2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Hose Monkey - Surprisingly good story

Hose Monkey is a surprisingly good story. Interesting characters who are well presented and easily gain your sympathy. Several threads in the story lead to several paths of inquiry that may seem a bit disconnected. These threads are followed up by a couple of former ...
Hose Monkey is a surprisingly good story. Interesting characters who are well presented and easily gain your sympathy. Several threads in the story lead to several paths of inquiry that may seem a bit disconnected. These threads are followed up by a couple of former cops who knew and disliked each other back then and who are disliked by some still in the cop business. Throw in some wives and girl friends and a couple of mentally disadvantaged people and it's a good story. HOWEVER, you must be prepared to deal with run-together paragraphs and, even worse, run-together sections. Because of the lack of paragraphing, it is at times difficult to decipher who is saying what. But more disgusting, it's very disconcerting to be reading one scene and suddenly finding yourself in the midst of an entirely different scene about other characters without so much as a space or other indicator that the scene is changing. It seems like such disrespect, such an insult, to the reader when these kinds of errors (probably from translation to E-script) are not fixed prior to offering to the public.

posted by pagemage on April 2, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 2, 2012

    Hose Monkey - Surprisingly good story

    Hose Monkey is a surprisingly good story. Interesting characters who are well presented and easily gain your sympathy. Several threads in the story lead to several paths of inquiry that may seem a bit disconnected. These threads are followed up by a couple of former cops who knew and disliked each other back then and who are disliked by some still in the cop business. Throw in some wives and girl friends and a couple of mentally disadvantaged people and it's a good story. HOWEVER, you must be prepared to deal with run-together paragraphs and, even worse, run-together sections. Because of the lack of paragraphing, it is at times difficult to decipher who is saying what. But more disgusting, it's very disconcerting to be reading one scene and suddenly finding yourself in the midst of an entirely different scene about other characters without so much as a space or other indicator that the scene is changing. It seems like such disrespect, such an insult, to the reader when these kinds of errors (probably from translation to E-script) are not fixed prior to offering to the public.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 15, 2012

    Quick easy read

    Kept my interest with a few twists

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  • Posted April 11, 2012

    enjoyable

    I picked this book of a free book offer and found a quick and easy read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 2, 2012

    Scourge ti leader

    Do you want to join clans? I need help!! My clan is dieing and i wa wondering if we could join clans.....your clan can cme to dracula.....and live there with me im awfuly lonely....

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2012

    A fast read

    It had an interesting plot and kept me reading, but it wasn't anything spectacular. The ebook can be rather confusing though because there is nothing to indicate you're jumping to another scene. It is laced with profanity, too, so I probably would not recommend it to a friend.

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    Posted March 13, 2012

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