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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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The Loveliest Chocolate Shop in Paris

Advantages: An addictive read
Disadvantages: Very similar to one of Colgan's other books

...read a few of Jenny Colgan's books before and this one, despite a slow start, proves to be just as good as the rest. This book begins with main character, Anna, being in hospital. She has had an accident at the chocolate factory where she works ...

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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 ...

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Review of The Bonny Dawn - Catherine Cookson

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Josephine Cox

Advantages: Brillent Story
Disadvantages: None

Little fourteen year old Laura Blake cries over her dying father. He is her life and what will become of her? Her mother gives birth to a crippled child and withdraws within herself leaving Laura to support the family. Her Uncle gives her a job in his ...

Patricia 09.06.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Take this Women - Josephine Cox

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A BOOK TO READ ON THE BEACH

Advantages: An easy and fast read that didn't involve too much thinking
Disadvantages: Rather predictable

THE BEACHCOMBER JOSEPHINE COX I have just finished reading 'The Beachcomber' by Josephine Cox; it is an easy reading book, nothing too heavy and a decent holiday read.The book is a mix of romance and murder mystery and, although somewh ...

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