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As Time Goes By!

Advantages: lovely book
Disadvantages: none

Ten Years On is the latest book from Alice Peterson and tells the story of Rebecca and Joe who, as the title might suggest, have not seen each other for ten years. A lot has happened in the intervening years and it is only because of a devastating turn ...

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You'll want to finish it in Ten minutes!

Advantages: Wonderfully written, emotional, loved how the story was told
Disadvantages: Hard topic for some

Rebecca is happily married to Olly and content with her job at a glamorous London art gallery. But when tragedy strikes, she decides to move back to her childhood home in the country, hoping time will help her to heal. Joe, born in the same country town a ...

mummy2harry 25.05.2012 · Read full review
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Make A Pact To Read It

Advantages: Gripping, Good Characters
Disadvantages: Length of Chapters

The Pact has been sat on my bookcase for many months now and never really caught my attention. However now having read it I am unsure why. Jodi Picoult’s novel features two children who are brought up together from birth, who form an intense bond which ...

carysb 11.03.2010 · Read full review
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How Far Would You Go For Love?

Advantages: enjoyable, great strong characters
Disadvantages: not the same quality as my sister's keeper

The Pact - Jodi Picoult Jodi Picoult became established in the UK with her best-selling and controversial novel - 'My Sister's Keeper'. Ever since, some of her other novels have been released over here and she is gradually becoming more widely known. E ...

AimeeLouise18 07.02.2006 · Read full review
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A SHOT IN THE DARK.

Advantages: A good read that leaves the reader with something to think about.
Disadvantages: Probably more suitable to women than men.

...Jodi Picoult has a lot to answer for. Her books are eating into my life, and the reason for this is that she really does have the knack of telling a good story. Having read a couple of her books, which dealt with questions of morality, and relationships ...

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