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What would Mary Berry think of this book?

Advantages: Nice story, good characters
Disadvantages: See Review

While browsing NetGalley recently this book caught my eye as the title was so intriguing. I was happy when I was approved to download the book as it sounded like something I would enjoy.  This paperback was released in the UK on the 31st July, so it is a ...

euphie 01.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of What Would Mary Berry Do? - Claire Sandy

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How one woman reacts to life throwing her a wobbler

Advantages: a very quick read, pleasant enough without being too dull.
Disadvantages: was a little predictable.

...I found this book in our local library in a section set up especially for the summer holidays. It was next to the childrens section and labelled quick picks for mums. I guess the purpose was for mums to have a selection of books they could grab while keep ...

cha97michelle 22.08.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Desperate Wife's Survival Plan - Alison Sherlock

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Ten Shades of Despair

Advantages: Varied and insightful. Colourful depictions of Chilean life
Disadvantages: A bit 'samey' - no real change of voice between the women

One to Ten Ten Women by Chilean writer Marcela Serrano was my April pick from the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. It could be described as a novel though I’d prefer to suggest that it’s a collection of linked short stories. It contains the fictional l ...

koshkha 30.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Ten Women - Marcela Serrano

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Love and death in Stalin's Russia

Advantages: Fascinating setting in terms of place and time
Disadvantages: Quite a lot of loose ends

All men are equal - but some are more equal than others 'One Night in Winter' a group of teenagers who love poetry – and adore the dead writer Pushkin – dress up in costumes and go out in the streets to play ‘The Game’. Shortly after two of them lie d ...

koshkha 09.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of One Night in Winter - Simon Sebag Montefiore

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The Destiny of Violet and Luke

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About the book The Destiny of Violet and Luke is the third new adult book in the ‘Coincidence’ series by Jessica Sorensen. The book was published by Forever on 7th January and it is 336 pages long. I received an ebook for review through NetGalley. ...

linzee_loulabelle 28.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Destiny of Violet and Luke - Jessica Sorensen

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