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The man with the big heart

Advantages: Easy, light hearted read.
Disadvantages: Makes you want more from the author

A few months ago, Amazon were urging readers to sample books by authors new to them. They offered quite a wide selection books for 99p each. Being an avid reader, I had already read many of the books on offer. Of the few remaining books, A Man called Ove ...

MAFARRIMOND 12.05.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of A Man Called Ove - Fredrik Backman

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Truly Awful Book

Advantages: mystery draws you in
Disadvantages: pedophilia, abuse portrayed as love, tedious, stilted writing, boring

I absolutely hated this book. The only reason I got through it was that it was the chosen book for a book club I'm part of so I felt I couldn't just abandon it. If it weren't for the book club, I would have abandoned The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affa ...

87degrees 29.03.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair - JoŽl Dicker

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~ * Not For Me!! * ~

Advantages: hmm...
Disadvantages: boring, too fictional

I love nothing more than getting my nose stuck in a good book and I love searching charity shops for good reads. Having really enjoyed a book called ĎTwelve Days of Christmasí by Trisha Ashley a few years ago, I was interested when I came across another o ...

xd-o-n-z-x 28.09.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Every Woman For Herself - Trisha Ashley

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Everything, Everything

Advantages: Plot, characters, friendships
Disadvantages: Nothing much

Title: Everything, Everything Author: Nicola Yoon Series: N/A Acquired: Review (NetGalley) Genre: Young Adult Publisher: Corgi Children''s Release date: 27th August 2015 Madeline has a very rare disease that prevents her from leaving her own home; not fr ...

linzee_loulabelle 14.09.2015 ∑ Read full review
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The funny girl from Blackpool

Advantages: pleasant slow read
Disadvantages: Not enough happens!

I was bought Nick Hornby's latest book for Christmas by my hubby who knew I'd read other books by this author. I do have a Kindle but like to read both formats online and paper books so I don't mind getting a paper book or two every so often! Era The boo ...

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Review of Funny Girl - Nick Hornby

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