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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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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 ...

jules.34 24.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Giving Quilt - Jennifer Chiaverini

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Take A Day to read this!

Advantages: Wonderfully written, engrossing, brilliant
Disadvantages: None for me

A child falls into the river. A stranger jumps in to rescue him. And four lives are changed for ever . . . On a perfect summer's day in Paris, tourists on the river watch in shock as a small boy falls into the Seine and disappears below the surface. As hi ...

mummy2harry 05.08.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Day You Saved My Life - Louise Candlish

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Hell hath no fury like a woman (or two) scorned

Advantages: I was hooked and I wanted to know what would happen
Disadvantages: It's not 'literary' fiction and it's rather lightweight stuff.

...A Tale of Two Women After 28 years of happy marriage and three children, Selina’s life in her exquisite house can be considered perfect. That is right up to the moment the police turn up to tell her that her husband’s body has been found in a river. ...

koshkha 10.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The War of the Wives - Tamar Cohen

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