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    Book reviewer gives below average review. Author sees review, complains in comments

    BigAl's Books and Pals: The Greek Seaman / Jacqueline Howett

    Very funny.. some NSFW words in the comments

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    i read to the point where the author started swearing then lost interest.

    Wow what an overreaction...

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    Complete and utter moron - that'll be the last book she ever writes.

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    An amusing read, and after looking at Amazon.com & co.uk, it seems reviewers are geting revenge with 1 star reviews.

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    Well after repeating her expletives several times it seems no-more comments were posted by the author just a shed load by other people

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    Wow, leaving out her insane behaviour her grammer was terrible, it made me want to scrape out the language centre of my brain with a rusty spoon just so I wouldn't have to experience it any more. Eep!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    Wow, leaving out her insane behaviour her GRAMMAR was terrible, it made me want to scrape out the language centre of my brain with a rusty spoon just so I wouldn't have to experience it any more. Eep!
    I feel like that often when reading posts on edugeek

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    I feel like that often when reading posts on edugeek
    Yes but there is some context involved, I don't hold myself up as a beacon of syntax but this is someone attempting to portray themselves as an author. I know that my language formation is usually lapse on here but this forum is more about the information. Besides, I'm usually posting on here after being awake for 20+ hours so its sheer luck that I can manage a reasonable approximation of the english language at all

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