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An emotional story with yet more twists and shocks

Advantages: Emotional. Page-turner. More twists and turns.
Disadvantages: None for me.

'I've endured the stench and agony of my mother's death. I've battled the loneliness of not having a home. I've survived willingly handing over a piece of my soul to two complete strangers after losing the love of my life. I will survive this.' Plot ...

RebeccaLovesBooks 10.02.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Bring Me Home - Cassia Leo

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A real page-turner!

Advantages: Page turner. Good plot. Good characters. Romantic, shocking.
Disadvantages: None for me really

'This aint our last goodbye. It's our last hello. I can feel it in my shattered heart; all through my weary bones. You're the missing piece, the final scrap. Someday we'll fit together; someday I'll bring you back.' Plot Claire Nixon and Adam Park ...

RebeccaLovesBooks 03.02.2014 · Read full review

Review of Pieces of You - Cassia Leo

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And The Over-Used Phrase Award Goes To...

Advantages: very good characterisation, story holds your attention, not too predictable
Disadvantages: How many times can you use one irritating phrase??

...I have read several Catherine Cookson books and found them to be much better than I had expected and also much different. They are not all historical romances set in the 1800s! Books like The Silent Lady and The Thursday Friend are excellent, books li ...

KarenUK 16.05.2002 · Read full review
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Review of The Cultured Handmaiden - Catherine Cookson

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Divided Loyalties

Advantages: sensitively written
Disadvantages: class stereotyping

Mikey is furious, some monster has raped his little sister Karyn after a party and he is out looking for blood. Ellie is devastated; some tart has accused her big brother Tom of raping her. She knows he is innocent, she saw Karyn drunkenly flirting with ...

wigglylittleworm 27.03.2011 · Read full review
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Review of You against me - Jenny Downham

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You against me

Advantages: Great characters and serious message
Disadvantages: Nothing major

About the book You Against Me by Jenny Downham was released in hardback on 2nd December by David Fickling books. The book is 416 pages long. The paperback is due for release on 7th July 2011. Thanks to the publisher for sending me a copy for review. ...

linzee_loulabelle 15.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of You against me - Jenny Downham

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