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THE BONNY DAWN!

Advantages: Superbly written and a very life like story
Disadvantages: N/A

...Catherine cookson’s nooks didn’t appeal to me as they are mainly written in past tent and are usually based on family life in Britain But the bonny dawn is a super tale written with great detail. It is about a 17 year old Brid who decides to meet ...

rose3000 30.04.2004 · Read full review
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Cissie Brodie, a remarkable young woman

Advantages: Impossible to put down
Disadvantages: None

The Dwelling Place tells the story of 15 year old Cissie Brodie. When her parents die from "the fever" and she and her 9 brothers and sisters, the youngest still a baby, are turned out of their home by the farmer who employed her father, everybody assu ...

wendy5177 18.06.2005 · Read full review
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Chocolate, romance, and a little French culture...

Advantages: Good story, interesting background, believable people
Disadvantages: Won't appeal to those who prefer fast action and excitement

I read quite a bit. My preferred genre is that broadly categorised as 'women's fiction', of a light but not brainless kind. It tends to take a while for a new (to me) author to hit my radar; however, I had read several reviews of Jenny Colgan's books and ...

Kukana 18.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris - Jenny Colgan

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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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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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Review of Tilly Trotter - Catherine Cookson

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