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Time for Crime

Advantages: A Classic Christie brew of murder, manor houses and money
Disadvantages: Gentle but deceptive 1950's period piece

The edition I bought was published in 2005 as part of the Marple TV tie-in series and, rather like a DVD, has added extras to entice the reader. These consist of colour photographs of the cast on the set of the new TV dramatisation, which stared Gerald ...

aspebbles 24.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of 4:50 from Paddington - Agatha Christie

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a timeless classic

Advantages: Can't put it down
Disadvantages: Love interest is a bit dull

However many times I read this book, it still has something to offer. Agatha Christie's era IS the 1920s-1940s and this epitomises a bygone era beautifully. And to think that murder used to happen in the "good old days" too. The stage is set perfectly a ...

em_moreton 31.05.2001 · Read full review
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murder becomes passion

Advantages: Strict climax, good smooth story
Disadvantages: sometimes difficult to understand - due to different period written in

Agatha Christie has written a masterpiece in this book. Once again murder has struck the circle of friends, neighbours and family of Miss Marple, and she is a tremendous help to the police. This book is a combination of soap opera, murder mystery, scien ...

PatricHelbig 26.07.2005 · Read full review
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ANOTHER GREAT CRIME NOVEL

Advantages: Hard to put down!
Disadvantages: None.

...James Patterson is an American Thriller Author who was born on 22nd March 1947. Patterson has written many a fantastic thriller story throughout his life and 1st to die is just another masterpiece to add to his collection. In 2003, 1st to die was made in ...

julesgilmore 23.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of 1st to Die - James Patterson

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1st to Die - Brilliant edge of your seat read

Advantages: Great Read
Disadvantages: You can't out it down

I have recently done a rewiew on 2nd Chance, who was the first book I had ever read by JP. After reading that thrilling book I thought I go to the beginning and felt compelled to read the first of the Womens Murder Club series....I'm glad I did. 1st C ...

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Review of 1st to Die - James Patterson

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