Blade 1: Enemies – Reviewed by Teen Librarian

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Saturday, 10th March, 2012

I will just state for the record that I am a massive Tim Bowler fan. I love what he does with ordinary words – he puts them together in such a way that they weave a compelling narrative that sucks you in and keeps you gripped to the very end.

 

abiding citizen. I have respect for the organs of state and that includes the police force. Yet by the close of the first chapter of Enemies, I had developed such a hatred of the policeman that was grilling a young Blade in the lock up that I was hoping he would get shanked. In five pages Mr Bowler made me identify with a seven-year-old and turned me into a police-hating Blade fan.

 

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