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Chasing Skips & Deadly Shadows

Advantages: Warm characters, creative premise, engaging & enjoyable to read
Disadvantages: Nothing major to ruin it for me

...Having read and reviewed a few Gardiner novels previously, I was curious when I came across this one. Penned under ĎM.G. Gardinerí, I assumed it was the same Meg and sure enough, it was. And I wasnít disappointed; this was an engaging, enjoyable read Iíd ...

gothic_moon 16.02.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Shadow Tracer - Meg Gardiner

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The Accident that wasn't

Advantages: easy to read, mildly gripping, dual plot lines work well together
Disadvantages: ending is a little over-dramatic, ultimately forgettable

Over the last few days my son has suffered from an infection that has rendered him unable to sleep due to a persistent cough, so I have spent many hours cuddling him and soothing him while he tried to stay asleep despite coughing every few minutes and irr ...

brokenangelkisses 30.04.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Accident - C. L. Taylor

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A gripping thriller

Advantages: Gripping, a fast flowing and interesting plot
Disadvantages: The ending was a bit sudden

...I was looking for similar books to S J Watsons 'Before I go to Sleep'. I had read the book when it first came out and was now eagerly awaiting S J Watsons next release so I was looking for something to keep me going in the mean ti ...

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Review of The Accident - C. L. Taylor

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Tell me when it's over!

Advantages: Some intriguing parts.
Disadvantages: Fails to deliver. Irritating characters

Daniel Brasher is about to leave his job as a probation counsellor working with hardened criminals to start up his own private practice. This isn't made easy however, when he finds a letter in his pigeonhole at work carrying a rather menacing note along w ...

JEFFJEN 04.09.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Tell No Lies - Gregg Hurwitz

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Mr Average

Advantages: King's Writing Style
Disadvantages: Plods a bit later on

...I love Stephen King books, I love his horror, love his stories about growing up, love his adventure tales, his Dark Tower series, and although I liked Mr Mercedes, I didnít love it. It was an okay read. Perhaps this is because I donít read Thrillers/Detec ...

Borg 18.08.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Mr Mercedes - Stephen King

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