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The Adventures of Lord Iffy Boatrace by Bruce Dickinson

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Want to Read saving…. Dickinson has a very competent style and if you come across a copy you probably will not be disappointed. I’m giving these three stars as despite everything enjoyment wise it really deserves a two it is an inventive book and pretty well written.

Please try again later. Dickinson has a fast paced style but still manages to introduce satisfactorily a variety of colourful characters, and then bump them off in the same fashion. Sorry, Bruce, despite a couple of Maiden references that made me smile, this was a tedious read. I, on the other hand, enjoyed both the characters and the plot first time round, although revisiting it more recently thought the apearance of Eddie was a bit naff.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Who does that in a work of fiction?! I remember the Butlers’ invention: Nanni rated it really liked it Nov 22, In all fairness, British humor has never really been my thing. My younger self would have rated this book four stars, so I’ll need to do a reread sometime, to see if my older self agrees; if not, I’ll change my rating. Scream For Me Sarajevo. Bruce Dickinson creates a broad cast of unusual pairs who are lured to the castle of Lord Iffy Boatrace, who plans on bilking them all for their money to keep his lavish lifestyle afloat.


However saying that my partner has read all Tom Sharp’s work and did not like this one bit, finding it pureile and unncessary. May 13, Vernon William rated it really liked it. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. It felt like one of those terrible British sex-comedies from the s that we’d all rather forget. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. What Does This Button Do?: Apr 26, C.

The writing is fine, good even, but the story is thin and meandering. Sadly, I no longer have the paperback so I can’t reread it as an adult but 17 year old me thought it was brilliant!

I outgrew this type of thing years back It’s the kind of stuff VIZ used to do much better which is maybe it’s problem. Well, I knew that there was no way that Bruce Dickinson would write a mediocre and forgettable book.

This tale is a very non politically correct sort of farce. Alexa Actionable Analytics boarrace the Web.


Lord Iffy Boatrace is in financial trouble so he invites a few of his upper-class-twit friends to his estate to see his new invention, which he hopes w I remember this book coming out in and wanting to read it, just for curio value.

If he were in a fiction workshop, he ifdy have been laughed out of the classroom. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Now from the first page until those friends arrive at his door takes half the book! Surely a novel penned by Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson must be worth a look, right?

I didn’t really find it funny in the laughing out loud sense, but certainly amusing. A lot of people meet a sticky end. The characters are too cartoonish and manic to be even vaguely believable.

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The Adventures of Lord Iffy Boatrace

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. The Adventures of Lord Iffy Boatrace 1. Share your thoughts with other customers. Pan Books; 1st Edition edition May 8, Language: Bruce is a master in ALL aspects of the arts!!! Quite possibly the most ifft bad piece of British lit, ever. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

One cannot take this book seriously and that is the beauty of it. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Open Preview See a Problem?