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Under The Stairs: Book 1 in The Bandworld Series

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Would have bought it if not free!

I downloaded this free book expecting very little; instead, I got a fantastic story that I actually would have paid money to read! (I've gotten very discriminating since my Nook expenditures have climbed and many free downloads have been disappointing.)
Although I felt...
I downloaded this free book expecting very little; instead, I got a fantastic story that I actually would have paid money to read! (I've gotten very discriminating since my Nook expenditures have climbed and many free downloads have been disappointing.)
Although I felt that the story was confusing at first, it soon drew me in and I couldn't put it down. Immediately upon finishing it, I downloaded the next several books, not because the first book wasn't complete in and of itself, but because I craved more! Lo and behold, there was an offer for another free book located at the beginning of the second installment.
For fans of alternate history and fantasy, this book is a must.

posted by reader1030 on August 5, 2011

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1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Intriguing

I found the book to be pretty intriguing. The concept was fantastic. The book had a few drawn out parts, but as a whole it was a wonderful read if you have an interest in the possibility of an alternative universe.

posted by TMVA on November 29, 2010

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  • Posted August 5, 2011

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    Would have bought it if not free!

    I downloaded this free book expecting very little; instead, I got a fantastic story that I actually would have paid money to read! (I've gotten very discriminating since my Nook expenditures have climbed and many free downloads have been disappointing.)
    Although I felt that the story was confusing at first, it soon drew me in and I couldn't put it down. Immediately upon finishing it, I downloaded the next several books, not because the first book wasn't complete in and of itself, but because I craved more! Lo and behold, there was an offer for another free book located at the beginning of the second installment.
    For fans of alternate history and fantasy, this book is a must.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 24, 2011

    Highly recommended

    Once in the "rythmn" of the writing style this was an excellent read. Could not put it down. Ready to read the next in the series. Makes me want to "investigate" under the stairs in my house!!!!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 5, 2011

    Should i buy it?

    Im 10,and i was wondering whether i should buy this book Any suggestions?

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted February 13, 2011

    Draws you in

    Tried the 1st book for free and then bought the rest. Author also writes the "Z" series of books. It definitely drew me in when I read that people could "think" a torch lit and language was scrambled after dark. Lots of twists and turns, but totally worth it.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 18, 2010

    Highly Recommended - I loved every bit of it!

    This book was a fantastic read! A bit confusing at times, but overall an excellent story. If you like the Narnia series and things that deal with medieval ages, then this is definitely a book to consider. It's hard to believe this book was in the "free" category, I would definitely buy this book if it were not free.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 17, 2013

    Normally I'm not a big fantasy reader, but 'Under the Stairs' is

    Normally I'm not a big fantasy reader, but 'Under the Stairs' is fantastic!!!  I really can get into this series!
    I started out with Mr. Stockmyer's other series (the Z Detective series) and just couldn't stop!  I had to continue with this series--all are wonderful!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2012

    Loved it

    I love this series. While the writing style may not be everyones cup of tea, I found it interesting and entertaining at the same time.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2012

    i loved it

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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