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Last Among Equals

Advantages: The weak ending was in keeping with the rest of the novel
Disadvantages: More like a lecture than a novel

...Having developed a recent habit of reading my wife’s library books, I find myself unable to pass up a chance to read anything she borrows even if I’ve taken a dislike to the author on previous attempts. This is how I ended up reading “The Last Gospel”, th ...

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Review of The Last Gospel - David Gibbins

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The Last Gospel by David Gibbins, adventure novel like Dan Brown?

Advantages: Well researched
Disadvantages: Slow paced, too long, bit unbelieveable

This review is of the paperback book "The Last Gospel" by David Gibbins, a book similar to the books by Dan Brown and the other conspiracy theory authors. Gibbins has written three other fiction titles which are similar, these are "Atlantis", "Crusader Go ...

julwhite 14.04.2010 · Read full review
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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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Review of The Beach House - Jane Green

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