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The Third Wife

Advantages: Great story that really held my attention
Disadvantages: Chick lit ending

...years since I last head a Lisa Jewell book, but I had enjoyed some of her novels in the past.† When I had the opportunity to read this book for free through NetGalley, I jumped at the chance. The Book At the start of the book, ...

euphie 05.08.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Third Wife - Lisa Jewell

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A nice, safe read.

Advantages: Easy enough to read
Disadvantages: a bit lacking compared to other books

I have read quite a few Lisa Jewell books and I usually think they are brilliant. I did enjoy this book but it's definitely not up to her usual standard and so if you haven't read any of hers before, don't let this be your first as you may not want to go ...

lorriellah 04.08.2014 ∑ Read full review
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excellent triology

Advantages: Best Catherine Cookson novel -ever!
Disadvantages: none

...I'm a huge fan of Catherine Cookson and recently read Tilly Trotter. I was engrosed in this novel and genuinely coudn't put it down! The story is excellent and I was enchanted! An amazing story! The great thing is that there follows two more novels ...

fifipenrhyn 19.02.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Tilly Trotter - Catherine Cookson

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Excellent

Advantages: Opens up the readers mind to hardships
Disadvantages: That these things really happen

This was the first ever Catherine Cookson book I read. It was given to me by a friend and the minute I started to read it, I could not put the book down. If you like excitement, love stories then this is a must have book. Two more books follow to compl ...

Patricia 07.06.2000 ∑ Read full review
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Lysander ... Guaranteed to make your man see red

Advantages: Rupert Campbell Black is back!!
Disadvantages: Pah, there ain't any!

...Hello, and welcome. Sit or stay sitting if you are already? Get comfortable, ready? Ok ..... I'll begin ........ ***HOW COMES IíVE GOT IT?*** The same old story here Iím afraid, in fact, after this one, I ainít gonna use this subtitle any more. ...

ASIL1508 18.10.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous - Jilly Cooper

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