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Hypothermia - Bringing a New Meaning to Cold Cases

Advantages: Clever crime fiction against an interesting setting
Disadvantages: One needless sub plot

The sixth of Icelandic author Arnaldur Indridason’s novels featuring the lugubrious Erlendur, ‘Hypothermia’ is something of a departure from the format of those that preceded it. Here Erlendur more or less goes it alone as he carries out his own off the r ...

fizzytom 06.03.2011 · Read full review
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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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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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The Great Plague returns...

Advantages: Original story
Disadvantages: A bit contrived, translation occasionally odd

Every day, Joss Le Guern, a self-appointed town crier, makes his announcements in a small Parisian square. The announcements are anonymously prepared for him in envelopes, with five francs included inside. However, Le Guern and one of the listeners, Decam ...

sunmeilan 27.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Have Mercy on Us All - Fred Vargas

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HEART FULL OF LIES. A true crime book ,by Ann Rule

Advantages: Great read from a great author.
Disadvantages: Just the skipping about,rather than focusing fully on each aspect. But not a big deal.

I'm reviewing a true crime book by Ann Rule. It can be bought for around £6 brand new ,or for under £3 used. Don't be put off by books being sold as used on amazon or similar sites (unless you are extremely fussy) because they can be almost perfect/as new ...

miloh 11.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Heart Full of Lies - Ann Rule

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