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You can't get better than this!

Advantages: Exciting, suspense, characters, plot
Disadvantages: Noting

Author Dreda Say Mitchell is a broadcaster, journalist and educational advisor. She grew up in the East End of London on a housing estate. She took a degree in African History at the University of London and she later obtained an MA in education stud ...

KathEv 07.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Hit Girls - Dreda Say Mitchell

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Houdini's secret sleuthing life

Advantages: A good mystery as a platform to bring Houdini to life, subtle humour
Disadvantages: A little slow paced and lacking any real drama

Harry Houdini, born Erik Weisz in Budapest, Hungary in 1874 is probably one of the world’s most recognisable names. An illusionist, a magician, a stunt performer, a pilot and most famously an escapologist with so many daring acts such as escaping from han ...

Mildew82 05.10.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Harry Houdini Mysteries: The Dime Museum Murders - Daniel Stashower

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Teen Fun, Mutilated Cows & Murder

Advantages: Interesting premise, plenty of action, vivid scenes, engaging to read
Disadvantages: Ending a little rushed

...I have read and reviewed one or two Alex Kava books previously and remembered the kind of writing style and content to be quite action-packed and very vivid to read, so I was looking forward to Hotwire when I saw it in the library. I wasn't disappointed b ...

gothic_moon 16.08.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Hotwire - Alex Kava

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You need Hands

Advantages: Not too long a book
Disadvantages: Too convoluted

This review is about a book not an audio book! For those of you who haven't heard of J.A.Jance, she regularly makes the New York Times Top 10 as a crime fiction author- although whether we should regard this as a literary achievement is a matter for de ...

MarkKerr 28.10.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Hand of Evil - J.A. Jance

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Honeymoon Killings

Advantages: Nice concept
Disadvantages: Weak story with poor characters.

Synopsis of the book: Gerry and Bill Bentine are about to set forth on the great adventure of marriage. This starts with their honeymoon which they have planned for the remote and isolated cottage in the Outer Hebrides. As part of this unusual trek ...

CPTDANIELS 14.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Honeymoon Murders - Louise Brindley

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