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Daddy's Girls

Advantages: A good idea decently plotted
Disadvantages: The different voices aren't distinctive enough

Easter Quilby is twelve years old. She and her sister Ruth are in a children's home. Not so long ago they woke up to find their mother slouched across the bed, dead. Drink and drugs and a hard, sad life had finally got to her, or maybe her body just ga ...

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Review of This Dark Road to Mercy - Wiley Cash

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Could this bee the start of something good?

Advantages: Interesting protagonist, good location
Disadvantages: Confusing plot

The Honey Guide is a crime novel by Richard Crompton. Crompton is a British journalist who has been living in Kenya since 2007. The Honey Guide is his debut novel and is the first, in what Crompton no doubt hopes, in a series featuring his detective Mol ...

Essexgirl2006 31.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Honey Guide - Richard Crompton

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A life built on lies...

Advantages: Great readability, great twists.
Disadvantages: None

Six years ago Jake Fisher watched Natalie, whom he believed to be the love of his life, marry another man. After the wedding, Natalie makes Jake promise to stay away from her, a promise he keeps for six years, until he sees an Obituary notice for Natalie ...

JEFFJEN 24.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Six Years - Harlan Coben

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A Lost Love and A Lethal Lie

Advantages: Fantastic writing style that brings characters to life and keeps you gripped
Disadvantages: Mushy and lacking believability at times, but done in a readable way

...I've read and reviewed a few Coben novels now and having loved most, if not all, of them I was quite keen on giving this one a go. Thankfully, Coben didn't disappoint. Six Years gives us his classic style and wit and entertains until the final page. On ...

gothic_moon 12.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Six Years - Harlan Coben

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Dead cheesey but dead good

Advantages: A bit different
Disadvantages: a bit too contrived

Harvest Time I do love books but I have no real system for choosing what I'm going to read next. Usually my pile of unread books is a total mix bag of stuff I've bought after reading reviews or hearing friends raving about whatever they happen t ...

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Review of Dead Harvest - Chris F. Holm

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