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See You In Court!

Advantages: Complex & intelligent premise, warmth of characters, well written, authentic feel
Disadvantages: Concentration required

...As a fan of Connelly, both the Bosch and ‘Lincoln Lawyer’ series, I had high hopes for The Gods Of Guilt. Thankfully, I wasn’t disappointed. With engaging characters and high legal detail, plus an undercurrent of detective mystery, this proved to be a tho ...

gothic_moon 13.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Gods of Guilt - Michael Connelly

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Outside the Waiting room

Advantages: Brilliantly crafted thriller
Disadvantages: None

Room 13 in the basement of the state morgue is where the sleepers are kept. These are the unclaimed bodies that have been classified as PHVs. Potential Homicide Victims. They are kept indefinitely, because they are evidence that a crime has been commit ...

hiker 06.04.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Vanished Ones - Donato Carrisi

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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 ...

hiker 18.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Rise - Karen Campbell

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What goes around comes around!

Advantages: Unputdownable..great read, addictive author..
Disadvantages: Takes up time when I should be doing housework or going to graft..

Hello, firstly I love Martina Cole. Her writing style is raw, she doesn't hold back on violence..swearing..current issues..abuse.. She is a real life present times style writer and this may offend some people. For myself I find this true to life in our ti ...

Budandstella 27.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Revenge - Martina Cole

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Quilt or Innocence - awful title - that should have been a clue!

Advantages: I didn't pay for it
Disadvantages: Read the review!

Well I picked this up from a bookcrossing shelf and although the look of the book should have alerted me to its content. I thought it would be worth a read as it was billed as a detective novel set in Carolina and based around a quilting group. I like re ...

catsholiday 23.01.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Quilt or Innocence - Elizabeth Craig

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