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The Rosary Girls - Richard Montanari

Advantages: This novel has some nice touches.
Disadvantages: None

This is the first book of Richard Montanari’s that I’ve read and I must say I enjoyed it very much and plan to read more. The strapline “Only a killer hears their prayers” sets the tone perfectly, as this is to be a serial killing spree with a religious m ...

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Dissolution:convincing portrayal of interesting, turbulant time

Advantages: History brought to life, exciting crime thriller
Disadvantages: -

BOOK: Dissolution AUTHOR: C J Sansom Please note: I do not ever give away too much of a story, but try to wet the readers appetite for the book. If I am going to discuss a possible "spoiler" I alert the reader first. There are no spoilers in this ...

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Review of Dissolution (Matthew Shardlake 1) - C.J. Sansom

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The Start Of A Superb Series

Advantages: Intelligent, well thought out historical mystery
Disadvantages: Not for those who aren't into their history; the characters develop better in future books

I'm always on the lookout for a new book. For me, during periods over which I am working, because of my commute I tend to get in late and have little time to unwind once I'm through the door of an evening – but I also need to unwind and clear my head of w ...

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The Solution is Dissolution

Advantages: Fantastic characters
Disadvantages: Historical fiction isn't for everyone

Dissolution is the first novel in a series of book written by C.J Sansom and telling the somewhat adventures of Matthew Shardlake, lawyer and long-time supporter of the reform. All of the novels in the series are set during the reign of Henry VIII an ...

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Dissolution by C J Sansom - a medieval mystery!

Advantages: Great reading - couldn't put it down
Disadvantages: Starts off slow

C J (Christopher John) Sansom is a historical fiction author. He was born in Edinburgh, a studied at Birmingham University where he took a BA, then a PHD in history. Several years later he retrained as a solicitor before becoming a full time writer. His M ...

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