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Advantages: A well written re-take of a classic novel
Disadvantages: May not appeal die McDermid's taregt audience

I have always been a big Jane Austen fan and was quite excited to hear of the Austen Project where 21st century authors re-work Austen’s classic novels into a modern day setting. Having read some Austen fan-fiction in the past I knew that these endeavour ...

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Review of Northanger Abbey - Val McDermid

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Ridiculously Good

Advantages: Very likeable lead character
Disadvantages: Poor ending, dreadful editing

...Not long after reading "Sherry Cracker Gets Normal" by D. J. Connell, an entertaining story of a woman with a slightly skewed world view, I came across ''A Life Lived Ridiculously'', which promised to travel a similar path. What made me anticipate this b ...

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Review of A Life Lived Ridiculously - Annabelle R. Charbit

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Anchors Away!

Advantages: Great, likable, characters with a lot of development
Disadvantages: Somewhat unrealistic plot

Love Overboard I've always been a fan of Janet Evanovich's Plum and Motor series, but hadn't read many of her other books. In the past few years (now that she's making quite a name for herself) many of Evanovich's pre-Plum romance novels have been rel ...

liz1102 29.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Love Overboard - Janet Evanovich

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Will Stephanie make a splash when she goes love overboard?

Advantages: really really good!
Disadvantages: cover and ending (but see review for understandment of ending)

As I have mentioned a thousand times before, I am signed up on a website called Bookcrossing.com, and they held bookrings and bookrays which is a book, that people sign up to, to form a kind of list, which then is sorted in shipping preferences so that it ...

Jonni_boi 12.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Love Overboard - Janet Evanovich

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It has to be...

Advantages: Great characters and romance
Disadvantages: Rape scene

Chicago Stars It Had to be You is the first book in Susan Elizabeth Phillips Chicago Stars series. I have actually read three or four other books in this series and read it completely out of order so I was already aware of the series and what it was ...

Brooke3 20.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of It Had to Be You - Susan Elizabeth Phillips

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