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The House on Hope Street

Advantages: (+) not overly romantic (+) a wide range of emotions (+) atypical of Steel books
Disadvantages: (-) None that I can think of, overall an enjoyable read.

... BRIEF INTRODUCTION Liz and Jack Sutherland have been married for 18 years, during which have started a family, established their own law firm and set up home on Hope Street, San Francisco. However, the family suffers a severe blow when Jack dies ...

vcarina88x 11.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The House on Hope Street - Danielle Steel

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House on Hope Street

Advantages: Easy to read, not time consuming
Disadvantages: Needed more ground work, more background.

...Cute story, but a little average in the drama and restoration. The book is very short, and although doesn't lack detail, it doesn't seem to be too compeling or addictive. Possibly it's too short to matter. However certain parts could make you squeeze a te ...

shortbuffguy 10.11.2008 · Read full review
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Sandpiper

Advantages: Easy to read, easy to pick up and put down
Disadvantages: Some of the stories overlap with another novel by the same author

Sandpiper is a collection of seven short stories by Ahdaf Soueif, who also wrote 'The Map of Love' and 'In the Eye of the Sun'. If you haven't yet read any of her work, I would recommend starting with this one, purely because I'd read 'The Map of Love' a ...

sally.jenkins 17.05.2006 · Read full review
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A life of Hell for a Good Woman

Advantages: Great read, gripping story
Disadvantages: None

...is yet another good book by Danielle Steel. It tells the story of Annabell, who has a rather tragic life. Annabelle's father and brother are taken from her at an early age, due to a tragedy, and she has to overcome the loss of this. She supports ...

sharonbowell 18.11.2008 · Read full review
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What a story, Morning Glory!

Advantages: Well written and emotive story
Disadvantages: None

LaVyrle Spencer is an American writer who throughout her career which spanned the 1980s and most of the 1990s, was at the top of the romance bestseller lists. She was somewhat different from most writers in her chosen genre in that she populated her stor ...

ladybracknell 10.03.2012 · Read full review
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