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The Mallen Streak by Catherine Cookson

Advantages: The book takes you back to a far off England, very warm believable characters
Disadvantages: cannot think of any

I have just finished reading The Mallen Streak and found it to be very interesting and a great book. The story is the first in a trilogy, about the family Mallen and in this book the main character is Thomas Mallen, who is described as a great womaniser ...

Lyn1954 06.04.2008 · Read full review
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A Woman of Consequence

Advantages: A gripping tale of murder and deceit
Disadvantages: Some of the characters are totally unlikeable

The book tells the story of Bridget Dean Mordaunt, the only child of a wealthy businessman who takes over the running of his empire after his death. She is guardian to her vacuous cousin, Victoria, who falls in love with Lionel Filmore, the eldest son ...

wendy5177 18.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Black Candle - Catherine Cookson

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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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Wakey,wakey, rise and shine!

Advantages: Thoroughly enjoyable
Disadvantages: Lack of information about Kirsten

Catherine Cooksone had already written and published 26 books before she decided to try publishing under another name, of course many writers do this to try a different style of writing and not be all embaressed if it all goes wrong. Or to make sure it's ...

Emma1973 08.11.2003 · Read full review
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Review of The Slow Awakening - Catherine Cookson

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