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The Christmas Party

Advantages: Great characters
Disadvantages: A bland start

The main character of this book is Louise, although there are two other main female characters too - Kirsten and Melissa. They are all entwined by a company called Fossil Fuels and a man called Tyler. Louise has just started to work for Fossil Fuels and ...

jules.34 08.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Christmas Party - Matthews, Carole

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Definitely a book to remember

Advantages: Superb novel, beautifully written, emotive
Disadvantages: Might be a tough subject for someone going through the things

Rowan Coleman has quickly become of my favourite authors, both with her amazingly emotional books and her more seasonal offerings under her pen name of Scarlett Bailey. Her past few books, Dearest Rose and Lessons in Laughing Out Loud have been amazing bo ...

mummy2harry 30.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Memory Book - Rowan Coleman

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Memories Fade

Advantages: Plot, characters
Disadvantages: Very sad!

...months ago in Morrisons. It was half price so I decided to pick it up. After reading the blurb I decided it was definitely something I would be interested in reading. Plot Claire is in her 40's. She is a teacher and has a ...

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Review of The Memory Book - Rowan Coleman

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Simply beautiful!

Advantages: Really beautiful passages, nice read
Disadvantages: Slightly confusing, lacks purpose

...only 22 pages long, this is a short and sweet read. This a collection of two essays by Camus: The Sea Close By and Summer in Algiers. The former is about the sea whilst the latter is about the city and so these two essays compliment each other very wel ...

laurahartleyy 22.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Sea Close By - Albert Camus

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The Giving Quilt

Advantages: A great read with good characters
Disadvantages: None

This is one of the series of books by Jennifer Chiaverini about the Elm Street Quilters. I am not sure what order these books run in but this is not the first one. I think that it helps to read these in order just to get the background about the Elm ...

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Review of The Giving Quilt - Jennifer Chiaverini

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