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Heat And The City

Advantages: fun read, great tie in with 'Castle'
Disadvantages: of limited interest if you are not familiar with 'Castle'

...New York City is suffering from record breaking temperatures and electricity blackouts are regular occurrences. NYPD homicide detective Nikki Heat and her team (including journalist Jameson Rook who is shadowing Heat while researching an article on the Ne ...

Tempus_Fugit 13.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Heat Wave - Richard Castle

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Long Hot Summer

Advantages: An okay story, fun for Castle fans
Disadvantages: Rubbish writing, and I'm not a Castle fan

There is absolutely no way in the world I would have picked up this book if it wasn’t for my book club. Every month everyone puts a book in a cup, one gets picked, and come hell or high water that is the one we read. Background ...

ithoughtyoudneverask 25.02.2012 · Read full review
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Suitably impressed...

Advantages: Strong characterisation
Disadvantages: No Havers!

Introduction This is the fourth in the Inspector Lynley series and is the book which made me become addicted to the series (at least until I read 'A Traitor to Memory', which cured me), not particularly because of the plot, but because of the in-depth ch ...

sunmeilan 28.08.2005 · Read full review
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Review of A Suitable Vengeance - Elizabeth George

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Unsuitably Weak Characters

Advantages: readable, mysterious, interesting plot
Disadvantages: no sympathy for main character

...Elizabeth George gets top marks for attempting to stray from her normal settings and principal characters. I felt that she met with partial success, and would recommend A Suitable Vengeance as a decent, but not incredible read. The Setting: The chann ...

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Who's Stolen our Knickers?

Advantages: Entertaining crime novel with a witty, likeable protagonist
Disadvantages: sometimes everything is a little too nice for my tastes

Limestone Cowboy by Stuart Pawson Allison & Busby 2003 ISBN: 0749006420 247 pp hardback RRP £17.99, £12,59 from Amazon, paperback in autumn 2004 Charlie Priest has a problem. He really fancies his evening class teacher, Rosie, and on the evening o ...

elkiedee 23.03.2004 · Read full review
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