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Loney-ness

Advantages: Hauntingly beautiful modern gothic
Disadvantages: None

...It's always a privilege when you're given an advance reading copy of something – and a real 'block' when you read the small print that says 'not for resale or quotation'. Fair comment on the resale bit, but when you get something as brilliant as ''The Lo ...

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Review of The Loney - Andrew Michael Hurley

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Not quite Gone Girl, but still very good

Advantages: Interesting enough for you to want to keep reading
Disadvantages: Comparisons to Gone Girl, No major 'twist'

Luckiest Girl Alive is the story of quite the opposite – TifAni FaNelli had a rough start in life to say the least. When we are first introduced to her, she is planning her wedding to a rich blue-bood, working at a top women’s magazine in New York and she ...

laurahartleyy 08.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Luckiest Girl Alive - Jessica Knoll

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Margaret Atwood's Latest

Advantages: Interesting concepts
Disadvantages: Farcical section

...Margaret Atwood is one of my favourite authors with her classic Handmaid's Tale being my favourite story of all time. When I discovered she had written a new dystopian novel, The Heart Goes Last, I got hold of a copy as soon as I could and devoured it wit ...

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Little Beach Street Bakery

Advantages: A Great Read
Disadvantages: Cannot Think of Any

Jenny Colgan has written many books, and has written many other ones that involve cooking/baking. She wrote a trilogy about Rosie Colgan's sweet shop, the third book I read recently. This book is as just as endearing as her other books - I was quite sad ...

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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 ...

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