Barry Trotter is 22 and has never left the Hogwash School of Magic there’s been no need; after all G.K. Rollin’s books about him have made him a millionaire and . Buy Barry Trotter And The Shameless Parody (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Michael Gerber from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of. Buy Barry Trotter And The Shameless Parody (GOLLANCZ S.F.) New Ed by Michael Gerber (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low.
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Though it had its funny bits I still can’t get over the name Lord Valumartall in all it didn’t anc amuse me as much as I’d expected it to. Ermine, on Barry’s request paying off her student loans joins them because even in the parody she is good with spells.
This could all be forgiven if the book was ever actually funny. And they all know what that means: Aug 19, Jacob rated it did not like it. Fortunately, it’s not very long.
The Hyperion Omnibus Dan Simmons. This writing was horrible. They do however, become a bit wearisome at points, since they, in now way, can measure up to the fabulosity of the original series. Other books in the series. I moderately enjoyed Nightlight: I immediately fell in love with the writing, the plot, the twists, the places and especially the amazing characters.
Jul 19, Brian McDonald added it Shelves: Barry whines about the slow narration, keeping him on the stairs for several pages. Jun 21, Winston rated it it was amazing. I could write a really long review explaining the manifold ways in which Barry Trotter and the Shameless Parody was a stupid b really stupid c really really stupid and d disgusting but I’m not going to waste my time when I can sum it up in a few words: I just feel I need to re-read to understand why I bought the next two Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
But then comes news that Hollywood is planning a film of Rollin’s first book about Barry. Want to Read saving….
There are slyly affectionate digs at the books themselves but Gerber’s main scorn is directed at the monster that the Harry Potter franchise has become. It was kind of funny in parts, but mostly just ridiculous.
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They are quite hilarious and worth a read if you have some extra time on your hands. Stone of Tears Terry Goodkind. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Rollin’s books about him have made him a millionaire and Barry is perfectly happy to while away his days as a perpetual loaded student.
Barry Trotter and the Shameless Parody (Barry Trotter, book 1) by Michael Gerber
A chore to read. But for me, it’s only three stars and I don’t plan to read any of the others because There are a few sentences in this thing – and I’m ashamed to say – that actually made me laugh out loud, but they’re not worth ttrotter your way through the rest of it.
Nov 08, Lizzi Crystal rated it did not like it. The most stupid and unfunny book I’ve ever started to read What humour there was seemed rather dry and dull: The book starts off simply, with B I simply cannot compliment the author and the narrator enough.
Barry Trotter and the Unauthorized Parody
It tried too hard. There are very few books that I will not finish and this is one of them. The book intends to be funny and so it has its funny moments. I believe, it would have been a low blow to detoriate the original story in any possible way. Not in this case. Hafwid aka, Hagrid – The dumb, drunk gamekeeper.
This is definitely the stupidest book I’ve read in a long time.