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Addictive and Compelling

Advantages: An addictive read, emotive, insightful and good character growth.
Disadvantages: Some dark themes and quite depressing.

Normally I don't have much time for reading books "for fun" as I'd put it, doing a degree in English Literature means that most of the books I read are for academic purposes and not always the most enjoyable. However over Christmas I decided to treat mys ...

blonde_girl774 18.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Flowers in the Attic - Virginia Andrews

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Diamond review  Open the window and stand in the sunshine

Advantages: Wonderfully written, emotional, and compelling
Disadvantages: Upsetting, not one for the guys.

I first read this book when I was about ten years old. I have read it several times since, and each time I read it I am nce again drawn into the lives and relationships of the characters in this spellbinding story. Each time I feel what they are feeling ...

kthdsn 29.11.2004 · Read full review
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Love and Betrayal

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This powerful, moving and compelling novel is the story of Cathy, Chris, Cory and Carrie, four innocent children with a horrifying story to tell. The ‘Dresden Dolls’, as they are nicknamed, are beautiful, happy and have a seemingly perfect life. This a ...

drusilla 21.09.2001 · Read full review
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Four Hidden Secrets

Advantages: A truly amazing story based on real life
Disadvantages: Very sad in places

Ever read a story that includes cruelty, death, incest and greed. This is one of the saddest books I have ever read as the recipients of all the above are four children. What makes it even worse is it is based on a true story. Once picked up you will find ...

COOOEEE 22.06.2002 · Read full review
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Flowers in the attic

Advantages: Very well written - fantastic gripping storyline
Disadvantages: dragged a tiny bit in the middle

****Book Synopsis*** Flowers in the wind centres around the children of Dollanganger family - 4 children Chris 15 Cathy 12 Cory and Carrie 4. The book starts off with the most perfect idealistic family - the family everybody wants. The mother who s ...

oxoxallyoxox 13.05.2008 · Read full review
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