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A Brilliant Beach Read - Unless You Are Stranded On It!

Advantages: Easy and engaging read, cleverly written
Disadvantages: A had a few niggles regarding the conclusion.

I had read one of Emily Barr's previous novels (Baggage) some years ago and been impressed with her writing. It was always in the back of my mind to read something else, but despite my good intentions, I never quite got round to it. I rectified that recen ...

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Desert Island Distress!

Advantages: compelling read
Disadvantages: none

...must be many people's dream to be stranded on a desert island but what would it be like if it became reality? It would not take long for the dream to turn into a nightmare especially if you had to share the island with six strangers and very few prov ...

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An easy read!

Advantages: easy to read, enjoyable, amusing
Disadvantages: none really!

Sophie Kinsella is well known now as an author who writes 'chic lit'. I don't usually buy this genre as find it to be full of cheesy cliques and very one dimensional characters but having read some of Kinsella's other work I was very impressed and so have ...

lorriellah 12.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Shopaholic Abroad - Sophie Kinsella

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Shopaholic Abroad................**

Advantages: Engaging plot, great characters, simple yet enjoyable plot.
Disadvantages: None for me but some people may dislike the book

Confessions of a Shopaholic is a Modern Fiction (Chic Lit) book written by Author Sophie Kinsella - who has also written other books using the name Madeline Wickham. Kinsella is probably more well known for her Shopaholic Series of books; one of which was ...

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Shopaholic + New York = TROUBLE!!!!

Advantages: Great story, excellent characters and funny
Disadvantages: Could not put it down!

Rebecca Bloomwood is doing really well for herself. She has a great job as a financial advisor on a daily television show and she has managed to pay of her overdraft and all her store cards. Things could not be better for her especially as she has a new m ...

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