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This book is gripping from start to finish - a great well written

Advantages: gripping from start tp finish
Disadvantages: very long book

...I read and listened to this book on my kindle in just over 24 hours flat - from start to finish i was gripped. Its a very in depth storyline overall and flits between two interlinked stories running alongside each other. Set in Sweden I found the names of ...

wallygrom2005 17.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Advantages: Brilliant and keeps the reader guessing until the very last page.
Disadvantages: Absolutely none.

...have never in my life been so enthralled when reading a book as I was when reading The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. The first in a trilogy of three, I have since read the other two books, which were just as thrilling. They really did hold my attention a ...

Majorman 03.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - Stieg Larsson

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Sing a Song of Sixpence

Advantages: Classic vintage crime.
Disadvantages: Rather old-fashioned.

...As may be expected by any reader familar with Agatha Christie's novels, this vintage mystery rattles along in formidable style. Businessman Rex Fortescue was sipping a quite cup of tea in his office when he collapses in pain, claiming he has been poison ...

aspebbles 28.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of A Pocket Full of Rye: Complete & Unabridged (Audio CD) - Agatha Christie

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Stone circles and scars

Advantages: Good production values, good acting and some interesting ideas
Disadvantages: Very difficult to engage with either the characters or the overall story

The Private Patient Plot: In the 17th century an ancient stone circle provides the venue for the burning of a witch. 350 years later and the neighbouring area will bear witness to another violent killing. Controversial journalist Rhoda Gradwyn decides ...

BlackSwan 05.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Private Patient - P.D. James

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Nippy Jack

Advantages: Enthralling story, good length
Disadvantages: David Jason isn't the best narrator I've heard

Denton is seemingly overrun by criminals, but as most of the police force are off suffering from flu, the onus is on Detective Inspector Jack Frost and his new side-kick, Detective Sergeant Gilmore. Gilmore initially despises his new boss - as they wade t ...

sunmeilan 02.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Night Frost (Audio Cassette) - R.D. Wingfield

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