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Bone Chatter

Advantages: Warmth & depth of characters, confidently & intelligently written, engaging, detailed
Disadvantages: Some may find it a bit convoluted

...As a big fan of Reichs, I was giddily excited when I came across this in the library as I find it rare now to come across something I haven’t already read. Speaking In Bones is true to form, being an engrossing, detailed and intelligent read that I would ...

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Tempe Brennan and the Lucky Strike

Advantages: Good solid crime-solving stuff
Disadvantages: None

Sometimes you really do need to start at the beginning of a series to get into it. And sometimes it doesn't matter a jot. Kathy Reichs' Tempe Brennan novels fall into the latter category. There's a bit of a back-story in there, but let's be honest, it' ...

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Witch hunt

Advantages: loved it all
Disadvantages: none really

Witch Hunt by Ian Ranklin Writing as Jack Harvey Price: £5.99 Released: 1993 Pages:451 I have 3 6ft bookcases full of books I've read less than half a bookcase, which is awful so this year I've decided to crack on with reading, I'm trying to read 2 a mo ...

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Witchfinder General - eat your heart out

Advantages: Totally enjoyable
Disadvantages: None

...I have just finished reading the most fantastic book ever! It’s called Witch Hunt, by Ian Rankin (writing as Jack Harvey), and it tells the story of the hunt for a terrorist, known as ‘Witch’ (hence the title) to those in the security forces. As with ...

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The First Reichs

Advantages: Compelling, well written, a great read
Disadvantages: May give you nightmares!

Ciao is a site whose main purpose is to advise potential consumers as to which products are worth buying. I have heard several people declare they have never bought anything as a response to reading reviews here! Well, I regularly do. A well written revie ...

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Review of Deja Dead - Kathy Reichs

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