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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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Elusive & Ephemeral

Advantages: good descriptions of atmosphere and bad weather
Disadvantages: too vague to be gripping

...One foggy day in 1961, a woman gets into her car and drives away from her village in Oxfordshire never to return. The following day Anna, her 8-year-old daughter, hears from a neighbour at whose house she often stays, "There's something I have to tell you ...

MALU 15.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Spy Game - Georgina Harding

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Mum's the Word?

Advantages: A cracking read; atmospheric and moving
Disadvantages: Slighty unsatisfactory ending

...NOTE: review posted in wrong place, Ciao have been asked to move the review. Thanks Georgina Harding’s “The Spy Game” is a quietly gripping read that is certainly reminiscent of William Boyd’s “Restless” but it is the author’s brilliant portrayal of ...

fizzytom 24.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Spy Game - Georgina Harding

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