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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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Mirrors don't lie

Advantages: Great rendition by Hugh Fraser, unabridged story
Disadvantages: Not my favourite Poirot story

When Sir Gervase Chevenix-Gore writes to Hercule Poirot to unceremoniously summon him down to the Chevenix-Gore ancestral pile, Poirot is initially reluctant to go. However, there is something that intrigues him and so catches the train that Sir Gervase w ...

sunmeilan 29.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Dead Man's Mirror (Audio CD) - Agatha Christie

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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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Hercule Poirot or Sherlock Holmes?

Advantages: It's Agatha Christie, narrated well by Hugh Fraser
Disadvantages: Not her best work, copies Conan Doyle's work

When Captain Hastings returns from South America for a visit, he is looking forward to meeting up with his old friend Hercule Poirot and hopes he may also be able to help Poirot with a case or two. Before very long, Poirot and Hastings do indeed become in ...

sunmeilan 01.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Big Four: Complete & Unabridged (Audio CD) - Agatha Christie

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