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Adultery, secrets and fresh starts: chick-lit set on an island

Advantages: Easy to read, a range of storylines, likeable characters
Disadvantages: Slightly cliched and predictable, not Green's best work

...reading several of Green's earlier books, so when I saw this for sale for a mere 25p - and on bogof! - at my local library, I snapped it up. Would the story telling be as good as I remembered? The premise A group of characters ...

brokenangelkisses 05.01.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Beach House - Jane Green

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Staycation not Vacation? Here's some Escapism!

Advantages: It's the perfect light summer read
Disadvantages: may be a bit too chick lit for some

There's something alluring about the idea of living by the seaside, I always wonder what it would be like to be able to stroll to the beach whenever you feel like it. My only experience of doing so was, briefly, off-season Morecambe which wasn't, sadly, q ...

azana 08.08.2009 · Read full review
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Been to the Beach House?

Advantages: Pleasing storyline
Disadvantages: Some characters a little weak.

...I like to read books from various genres and sometimes there is nothing more appealing than a nice, easy-to-read chick-lit book, especially if I am going on holiday. It was searching for holiday reading that had me in Tesco, perusing the shelves for some ...

Meggysmum 05.12.2009 · Read full review
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Each one of them is hoping for a new beginning...

Advantages: A simple book with a good storyline.
Disadvantages: probably wouldn't read it again!

Jane Green: The Beach House Jane Green is a “chick lit” author who I have come across a few times during my life! I love reading, especially chick lit type books, and even though been pregnant I don’t seem to have the energy to sit up all night r ...

stephbond89 23.05.2010 · Read full review
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ROOM FOR RENT?

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I bought this after reading the back of the book - as usual and I knew that this wasn't exactly the usual fluffy chick lit story, but since I like books by this author then I thought I would like to read something a little bit different. The story is a ...

leeanne160480 24.12.2011 · Read full review
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