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Advantages: Likeable characters, easy to get into and good storylines
Disadvantages: None for me

I have now read few books by this author and also have a couple more on my shelves waiting to be read. This particular one is her newest and I decided to make a start on it right away as when I bought it, I had just finished a book and this really just ap ...

frankiecesca 07.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Year of Taking Chances - Lucy Diamond

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How Amazing Amy became Gone Girl

Advantages: explores interesting issues, good pace, portrait of a marriage
Disadvantages: ending will not suit all readers

My teetering TBR pile and haphazard reading choices mean I always seem to reach the ‘must-read-book-of-the-year’ just after everyone else has finished reading and talking about it. Gillian Flynn’s third novel, ‘Gone Girl’, is a case in point: hyped as TH ...

brokenangelkisses 09.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn

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Was glad when this book was 'gone'

Advantages: Starts out okay
Disadvantages: Poor characters, tries to be dark and twisted but fails

...read and reviewed a book that had been described as the UK version of Gone Girl although a lot of reviews had said that it wasn't as good as the 'original' Gone Girl. As it was a book that I really enjoyed, I was keen to try out this versio ...

euphie 28.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn

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There are two sides to every story...

Advantages: Some clever parts and a good twist.
Disadvantages: Ending was a let down and it didn't grip me overall.

It is the morning of Nick and Amy Dunne's fifth wedding anniversary when Amy suddenly disappears and it's not too long before the police suspect Nick may be responsible. Amy's friends reveal she was afraid of Nick and kept secrets from him, but he swears ...

JEFFJEN 09.11.2013 · Read full review
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This book has gone straight onto my list of favourites!

Advantages: Exciting and thrilling. Unbelievable twists. Impossible to put down. Shocking.
Disadvantages: None

'She was gone, and yet she was more present than anyone else. I'd fallen in love with Amy because I was the ultimate Nick with her. Loving her made me superhuman, it made me feel alive.' Plot On the morning of their fifth wedding anniversary, Nic ...

RebeccaLovesBooks 03.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Gone Girl - Gillian Flynn

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