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V. Wilson

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  • "Masterpiece !!!!!!!!!"

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    How can a cannibalistic sociopath become such a mesmeric character? The answer is quite simple.

    Thomas Harris is a master storyteller.

    If you applauded Hannibal's tracking down of his one-time tormentor, Dr Chiltern then this episode of his life is for you.

    You will cheer him on page after page.

    The plot of this novel was alluded to in 'Hannibal', but that does not detract from this latest episode. Indeed, Harris has a consumate skill in placing questions in each of the Lecter stories which always leave you wanting more. Thankfully he has left room for at least another two 'Hannibals'. The only pity is that he makes us wait so long for each instalment.

    This is visceral entertainment of the highest quality and superbly read by the author himself.

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    Hannibal Rising

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Thomas Harris
    • Narrated By Thomas Harris
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    Longlisted for the Audiobook Download of the Year, 2007.
    Hannibal Lecter emerges from the nightmare of the Eastern Front, a boy in the snow, mute, with a chain around his neck. He seems utterly alone, but he has brought his demons with him. Hannibal's uncle, a noted painter, finds him in a Soviet orphanage and brings him to France, where Hannibal will live with his uncle and his uncle's beautiful and exotic wife, Lady Murasaki.

    V. Wilson says: "Masterpiece !!!!!!!!!"
  1. Hannibal Rising
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Moscow rules, George, Moscow rules all the way...

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