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A Killer Affair, Quite Literally

Advantages: Short chapters for very easy reading, engaging characters, intriguing premise, confidently written
Disadvantages: None for me

This falls within the crime thriller genre of the American ilk, which I am rather obsessed with. On the front cover we are told this is from “the world’s bestselling thriller writer”, and on the back we learn this is also a “Sunday Times bestseller”. … ...

gothic_moon 18.12.2016 · Read full review
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Review of 15th Affair - James Patterson

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A Dangerous Imaginary Friend?

Advantages: Interesting premise that keeps you guessing, imaginative characters, atmospheric
Disadvantages: A little amateurish at times, need to suspend rational belief to enjoy it

...I came across this in the library and was tempted by the cover, and the authors I recognised who gave their own comments of praise for the novel. I don’t recall being familiar with Unger and wasn’t too sure what to expect from Crazy Love You; whilst I was ...

gothic_moon 31.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Crazy Love You - Lisa Unger

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Did you ever have a family?

Advantages: Held my attention
Disadvantages: Hard to follow in places, quite expensive to buy

This is a book that came up on NetGalley that sounded like something that I would find incredibly interesting. I am one of those weird people who like to read things that involve fires and other macabre things like that so this book appealed to that side ...

euphie 28.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Did You Ever Have a Family - Bill Clegg

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~The a Book Of Rafe, Not Me~

Advantages: Good read, interesting
Disadvantages: Some people may not like the writing style

browsing in my local library, The Book Of You caught my eye as soon as I saw it. It was featured in a stand alongside other similar books entitled Popular Thriller Reads. The synopsis sounded interesting and after being a log life fan of chick lit, I've r ...

StazKilly 19.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Book of You - Claire Kendal

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Bordering on insanity

Advantages: INCREDIBLE, unique, absorbing, addictive
Disadvantages: Slightly obnoxious main character

This book keeps you guessing right until the very end. It makes you question everything you know, or thought you know, and at the end you're left questioning even your own life. It's hard to explain when a book affects you to the point that you sit down ...

ohkasey 25.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Night Film - Marisha Pessl

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