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Things We Never Say

Advantages: A really good read
Disadvantages: None

This book begins with a prologue going back 55 years. It is about a girl called Dilly who is being mistreated, but it is only once you get into the book that you find out who Dilly is. The book then jumps onto another period in time a few years ago, be ...

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Review of Things We Never Say - Sheila O'Flanagan

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Briar Rose

Advantages: Some characters, humour
Disadvantages: Setting, plot

About the book Briar Rose is a fairy tale retelling by Jana Oliver. The book was published by Pan Macmillan on 12th September and it is 480 pages long. Thanks to the publisher for providing me with a review copy. Plot Synopsis Briar Rose has ...

linzee_loulabelle 11.09.2013 · Read full review
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A gentle read which gets you gripped!

Advantages: A gentle read, brilliant characters
Disadvantages: None

I have just finished reading this book as part of my book group and I really enjoyed it. It is not a book I have considered reading before and this is why I love book group so much as it means I try different genres of book. I enjoyed reading this, I foun ...

lorriellah 22.10.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Instructions for a Heatwave - Maggie O'Farrell

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A hot read

Advantages: A lovely story, great characters
Disadvantages: None for me

... About the author ... Maggie O'Farrell is an author from Northern Ireland that has written six novels, and this - Instructions for a Heatwave - is her most recent and was published last year. Although I had heard of O'Farrell I had never read any o ...

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The first time I read this book!

Advantages: Enjoyable read
Disadvantages: none

When Mack Stone meets Jennifer Roseby, he is pretending to be someone else. He is keeping up this pretence in order to find out everything he can about her glamorous Hollywood cousin. What he does not expect is to discover how fragile and lacking in sel ...

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Review of The First Time I Saw Your Face - Hazel Osmond

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