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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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Human trafficking

Advantages: Great thriller and characters, well narrated
Disadvantages: Not quite as good as the first story

...Having made her fortune because of someone else's dirty dealings in the last novel, Lisbeth Salander has escaped to the Caribbean, wanting a break and some weeks of sunshine. Eventually sated, she returns home, buys a new apartment and finds herself bored ...

sunmeilan 10.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl Who Played with Fire - Stieg Larsson

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Having a Whale (and a Snail) of a Time!

Advantages: Format allows children to enjoy the story on the go, flows well
Disadvantages: Not able to appreciate Axel Scheffler's illustrations

...We are big fans of Julia Donaldson in our household and have amassed a sizeable collection of her paperbacks to read and enjoy at home so I was delighted to discover a bargain priced set of Julia Donaldson audiobooks on CD from the Book People, giving us ...

jo-1976 26.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Snail and the Whale - Julia Donaldson

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Not all twelve at once thank goodness.

Advantages: A nice easy read
Disadvantages: None

Twelve Babies on a Bike: Diary of a pupil midwife. This book details the journey undertaken by Pupil Midwife Dorothy Elizabeth Compton, during 1956. Please let me point out that I read the paperback version of this book, but Ciao insist I put ...

Elysia2003 08.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Twelve Babies On A Bike - Orion Publishing

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