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Michelin Star

Advantages: Prize Winning authorship
Disadvantages: Targeted to a certain demographic

...Date of publication: 2012 Publisher: Vintage Duration: 291 pages Winner of the 2010 Prix Goncourt - - - Observing the world of art and celebrity under the Houellebecq microscope - the result is: 'The Map and the Territory'; a collaborative journey o ...

1st2thebar 18.12.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Map and the Territory - Michel Houellebecq

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Tries to fuse Gossip Girl and Girls but ultimately falls short

Advantages: Readable
Disadvantages: Uninteresting, difficult to relate to characters, not much plot

...Review first published on http://whats--hot.net These Days Are Ours is a coming of age drama about Hailey, a recent graduate who is living at home with her parents (in their Fifth Avenue penthouse), trying to find a job and figure her life out. It is set ...

laurahartleyy 03.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of These Days Are Ours - Michelle Haimoff

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I'd love to stay in the hotel on Mulberry Bay!

Advantages: Gentle Involving Read
Disadvantages: Not as good as other Melissa Hill books

...am a huge fan of Melissa Hill's, and thought I had read all of her books when I came across this one while looking for last years christmas offering A Diamond from Tiffanys - The Hotel on Mulberry Bay was released in October 2015. Plot ++++ The story i ...

Lbird99 05.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Hotel on Mulberry Bay - Melissa Hill

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A wonderful debut novel

Advantages: interesting view point, well described issues, great characters
Disadvantages: none

Another book review by me today! I was recommended this book by my mother who said it was such a good book that she read it in a matter of days which is very unusual for her and so I just had to read it too. It is a brilliantly written book which taps int ...

lorriellah 24.11.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Daughter's Secret - Eva Holland

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Jubilee

Advantages: A fantastic read.
Disadvantages: Some things in too much detail and the author flicked between past and present too much.

Shelley Harris was born in South Africa to a South African mum and a British dad. Her parents no longer wanted to live under Apartheid and they moved to England in 1973. This is the first book I have read of hers. She has one other book out called 'Vil ...

jules.34 22.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Jubilee - Shelley Harris

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