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Neon Lit (-erature, geddit?!)

Advantages: Clever, quick read that raises interest in the original
Disadvantages: Too pricey - the original's cost must be added on!

Theediscerning knows very little about the novels of Paul Auster. They include Mister Vertigo, which he has had on his shelves/under his bed for over a decade, unopened. They are set in New York, and that's about it. But when a 10-year old graphic novel a ...

theediscerning 19.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of City of Glass - Paul Auster

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#Pack your bags, and Leave Tonight#

Advantages: Easy to read, lovely descriptions, pretty good story
Disadvantages: Predictable

I was in Tesco whiling away the time while my mum food shopped and ended up in the book section. Whilst there I came across the new title by Belinda Jones and just had to go for it really, because I think she is fabulous…. Belinda Jones is a trav ...

fabulous_girl 22.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Cafe Tropicana - Belinda Jones

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~* Yes Please! *~

Advantages: Fun!
Disadvantages: None!

...I recently bought a bundle of Belinda Jones' book and am quickly finding my way through them, due to spending my afternoons reading in the sun. Today I will be reviewing one of my latest reads. Cafe Tropicana is a chick-lit book by Belinda Jones. It wa ...

xdonzx 04.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Cafe Tropicana - Belinda Jones

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Tuck In and Enjoy!

Advantages: Great characters, well written, really enjoyable
Disadvantages: None

There are few books around which really grab me and touch me so much that I know I won't forget them for a long time. Kate Jacobs' debut novel "The Friday Night Knitting Club" was one such novel, and I loved it so much that I went out and bought my own co ...

mummy2harry 08.05.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Comfort Food - Kate Jacobs

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I prefer netball to Cross Country

Advantages: Ok read
Disadvantages: It's not really Alex's style

...As usual I'm reading books in the wrong order, I've jumped from Double Cross straight to Cross Country without reading the two or three books in between, but I don't think this has spoilt my enjoyment of this book. Synopsis Alex is called on to help ...

Fiver29 23.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Cross Country - James Patterson

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