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Dark Secrets Buried, But Not For Long

Advantages: Memorable characters, engaging writing style, good chapter length, vivid scenes
Disadvantages: Not entirely believable

...I came across this recently in the library and had that strangely excited feeling when I spotted it. I have a couple of authors I really enjoy reading, and Kava is one of them. Thankfully, Silent Creed didnít disappoint and I whipped through this quite qu ...

gothic_moon 25.04.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Silent Creed - Alex Kava

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Santa's Got A Brand New (Mixed) Bag

Advantages: There's something for everyone
Disadvantages: It's a bit heavy. And it's a mixed bag.

...Introduction We all have our own special Christmas traditions. Some let the youngest in the family make a wish while putting the star on top of the tree. Others save a special bottle of wine or whiskey to raise a glass in toast on Christmas Eve. Oth ...

sharper_fin 22.11.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries - Vintage

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On The Run In the Wilds of Scotland

Advantages: Great on character
Disadvantages: A slow burn

Justine is running for her life. She's had enough of being someone else's property, of being subjected to the kind of love that has seen her tattooed and owned and beaten and rented out to others to earn her keep. So she's taken what isn't hers, but then ...

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Review of Rise - Karen Campbell

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2nd Chance - Simply Superb!

Advantages: development of characters and the mystery involved
Disadvantages: Nothing.

INTRODUCTION James Patterson is the second most favorite author of mine, following Sidney Sheldon. If I am done with a Sheldon novel, I would immediately pick a novel of James for my next read. I had already read and reviewed 1st to Die. Recently I f ...

Avkrishh 14.07.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of 2nd Chance - James Patterson, Andrew Gross

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2nd chance, 2nd fiddle to alex cross

Advantages: good plot
Disadvantages: not as brilliant compared to alex cross

2nd chance is the second book in the series of the womenís murder club, by James Patterson. This is a crime thriller series where a group of women from different professions join up to hunt killers. The book is told from their points of view, as well as t ...

jimmijamie 17.08.2007 ∑ Read full review
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Review of 2nd Chance - James Patterson, Andrew Gross

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