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Nothing to Lose - except a bit of time maybe?

Advantages: Ok for a casual read
Disadvantages: Not up to usual standards

I am a fan of Lee Child's Jack Reacher novels. I was expecting better things from this one. In my opinion the story line seemed to take an eternity to get going, and in places when Jack was using his muscle, as in all the books the writing was ok, but ...

honeygmonster 24.07.2009 · Read full review
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Cracking murder mystery

Advantages: Keeps the Fethering series alive
Disadvantages: None

The Poisoning in the pub is the ninth novel in the Fethering murder mysteries written by English author Simon Brett. The murder mysteries are all set in and around the fictional South coast town of Fethering; Fethering is approximately 9 miles away fr ...

alderman55 17.08.2010 · Read full review
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The Lost Prophecies - The Medieval Murderers

Advantages: Parts are well written
Disadvantages: Story doesnt flow, medieval book which ends in the future

The Lost Prophecies is the fourth book by The Medieval Murderers. The Medieval Murderers are all historical fiction writers - CJ Sansom, Bernard Knight, Susanna Gregory, Ian Morson, Philip Gooden and Michael Jecks. Each of the authors writes a section ...

MrsW2011 03.02.2012 · Read full review
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The true story of the search for death's stopwatch

Advantages: easy to read and understand, an interesting overview of this topic
Disadvantages: some readers may prefer more references and links to further reading

Jessica Snyder Sachs is an American professor who has experience of editing scientific magazines and writing for national publications on health and science. ‘Time of Death’ was her first book and she has since published a second about germs and bacteria. ...

brokenangelkisses 07.10.2012 · Read full review
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Rolling back the years

Advantages: Initial concept
Disadvantages: Too simplistic and dull story.

The story summary: Helen Mercier is a very active Grandmother. Born and brought up in France during the Second World War she joined the Resistance after killing a German soldier who was going to rape her. After the War she returned to England and em ...

CPTDANIELS 10.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of On The Warpath - Gerald Hammond

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