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Impossible

Advantages: Some parts of the plot
Disadvantages: Character development, bullying aspect

About the book Impossible is a (mature) young adult book by Koman Kant. It was published by the author on 24th October 2012 and the book is 254 pages long. Synopsis Ashton Summers and Luca Byron used to be best friends. Now, they wouldn’t ev ...

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Review of Impossible - Komal Kant

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Whodunnit? Whydunnit? Oh who cares.

Advantages: A few interesting insights into Benares/Varanasi.
Disadvantages: No mystery and a plodding plot

Death and the Freedom Fighter When Mrs Shoba Popatkar, former government minister and well-known freedom fighter is found dead on the floor of her Bombay flat, the first policeman on the scene is happy to settle for the simple solution. He doesn’t qui ...

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Review of Doing Wrong - H. R. F. Keating

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More Black than Comedy

Advantages: Gripping, psychologically intriguing
Disadvantages: Disturbing, a bit repetitive in places

...Verine Dorricks is visiting her husband, Donald, in a high security prison. As always he greets her with, “I’m innocent, you know.” But Donald has been found guilty of the murder of ten people. Nine of them were psychotherapists and all victims were ga ...

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Review of Nine Lives - Bernice Rubens

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Sentenced to Life

Advantages: Compelling, dark, complex characters
Disadvantages: May not appeal to you if you don't like black comedy

...On the day of her retirement, Jean Hawkins is presented by her work colleagues with a leaving present, a 5 year diary. Having intended to commit suicide on her return home, this gift rather puts a spanner in the works. Miss Hawkins has spent her entire ...

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Review of A Five Year Sentence - Bernice Rubens

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Strange names made this hard work

Advantages: Interesting to read about a lifestyle that is locked in the past
Disadvantages: The names made it hard work to follow who was who

Homestead by Rosina Lippi ISBN:0007105797 I am not really sure what attracted me to pick this up when I was running the book stall during our village Open Gardens day recently. I think it may partly have been a mis reading of Austria thinking it was Aus ...

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Review of Homestead - Rosina Lippi

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