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A Talented Writer but a Disappointing Book

Advantages: Its another 'Kay Scarpetta' Novel
Disadvantages: Too long, Didn't enjoy the plot

This book, though well written, Cornwell could have done better. I do feel for such a well-established writer as herself this book was long and drawn out. When in fact it could have been shorter. The completed hardcover copy is 466 pages long and in ess ...

LauraMcCabeUK 30.05.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Depraved Heart - Patricia Cornwell

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A Killer With No Fear Is Worth Fearing

Advantages: Engaging writing style, depth of characters, intriguing premise, atmospheric
Disadvantages: Nothing for moi

I came across this in the library recently and thought I'd give it a go as I wasn't able to find anything new by familiar authors (perhaps I've read them all?!) The cover tempted me and it seemed like my cuppa tea, and thankfully it didn't disappoint. D ...

gothic_moon 16.01.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Darkest Fear - Ethan Cross

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An Intriguing Mystery Not To Miss

Advantages: Superb writing style, engaging, keeps you guessing, intriguing, enjoyable wit/sarcasm
Disadvantages: None for me

Coben is one of my favourite authors so when I came across this one in the library I was really looking forward to reading it. Fortunately I wasn't disappointed and found it an enjoyable, smooth read that I'd happily recommend. It's probably worth noting ...

gothic_moon 18.08.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Missing You - Harlan Coben

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You don't want to miss this one!

Advantages: A fast paced suspense that keeps you guessing right up to the very end
Disadvantages: You can't put it down!!

~~*~~ Missing You ~~*~~ ~~*~~ Harlan Coben ~~*~~ ~~*~~ INTRODUCTION ~~*~~ Itís several years now since I had a phase of reading Harlan Cobenís novels; I do have a tendency to take to one author or one genre of books and overdose o ...

sellerleygirl 13.07.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Missing You - Harlan Coben

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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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