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When Justice Isn't

Advantages: A gripping story, thought-provoking impact
Disadvantages: None

We've all read the stories in the papers: children who kill, particularly children who kill children. We've always wondered what went through their minds as they did it. We've also wondered about what happens to them once they're no longer children, whe ...

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Review of Humber Boy B - Ruth Dugdall

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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 ...

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Review of The Honey Guide - Richard Crompton

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On Another Waterfront

Advantages: Great crime writing
Disadvantages: None

By way of a prelude to the Nocturne, I should offer a heads-up, that the review copy I received is titled "Nocturne" rather than "Harbor (or Harbour) Nocturne". It isn't marked as a proof or advance copy, and having stumbled across other reviews whilst I ...

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Review of Harbour Nocturne - Joseph Wambaugh

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An Italian Heretic Helping Defend The English Throne

Advantages: Very addictive page turning read with great characters and location development
Disadvantages: That I hadn't found it sooner

With my new found commuting time I’m always looking out for new books and it was that need for something to read that brought me to S.J. Parris’s series of novels revolving around 1580’s London and her lead character Giordano Bruno. I actually started my ...

Andy.mack 22.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Heresy - Parris, S. J.

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Thw Hannibal Lecter Thrillogy

Advantages: Great stories and characters
Disadvantages: The ending of the third book

...Having seen the films I was very much looking forward to reading this trilogy and I most definitely wasn't diappointed. The first book, Red Dragon, has Hannibal Lecter as a minor character, in prison and acting as a sort of consultant for Will Graham, a ...

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Review of Hannibal Lecter Trilogy - Thomas Harris

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