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The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories

Advantages: Short stories which can be finished quite quickly
Disadvantages: Some of the stories leave you wanting more

I've owned The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories for several years now and have read it from cover to cover on more than one occasion. This is a short story collection and features several of Christie's famous characters including the elderly and ende ...

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Review of The Regatta Mystery and Other Stories - Agatha Christie

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Dead, dead, they're all dead

Advantages: A solid read, great plots, superb characters
Disadvantages: The TV films tend to spoil you

“The eyes were closed, but the expression on the waxen face was hardly one of great serenity, for some hint of pain still lingered there. Like so many others contemplating a dead person, Lewis found himself pondering so many things as he thought of Morse ...

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Review of The First Inspector Morse Omnibus - Colin Dexter

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A new Morse experience

Advantages: Great stories, great characters
Disadvantages: Sometimes coincidence plays too large a role

Anyone familiar with the TV adaptations with the perfect cast and the unparallelled majesty of the photography and music will already be in love with 'Morse'. The books bring a slightly darker side to bear. In the books murder is murder - evil, sordid and ...

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Review of The First Inspector Morse Omnibus - Colin Dexter

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Can't believe it's over....

Advantages: Everything, storyline, characters, ending
Disadvantages: It's over!

Author Kimberley Chambers decided whilst sitting in her cab in Romford a few years ago that she didn’t want to do a hairdressing course her friend had suggested. Instead she was going to have a crack at writing a novel. She had left school with not m ...

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Review of The Victim - Kimberley Chambers

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Sherlock Holmes --The Sign of Four--

Advantages: Great story, highly entertaining
Disadvantages: none

THE SIGN OF FOUR by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle INTRO Sherlock Holmes and Watson are back in this second novel of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who, after the incredible success of the previous (A Study In Scarlet) where the famous detective was ...

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Review of The Sign of the Four - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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