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A good, fast paced thriller

Advantages: An easy to read page turner
Disadvantages: Ending a little disappointing

The Dispatcher is a thriller book by Ryan David Jahn which was first published in 2011. It has a R.R.P of £12.99 and is 416 pages long. ISBN 978-0-230-75596-3 I have read a few pretty rubbish books really so decided to browse the internet for some reco ...

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Review of The Dispatcher - Ryan David Jahn

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To Catch a Killer

Advantages: Simply true-to-genre great thriller writing
Disadvantages: None

If you've never read a Lee Child novel but have seen the trailers for a film starring Tom Cruise… can I seriously suggest you read at least one of the books before seeing the film. To be fair, I haven't seen the film and Cruise might do a decent job of ...

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Review of Personal - Lee Child

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A thriller that makes you think

Advantages: Thought-provoking
Disadvantages: None - but look out for offers

~~~The two Samanthas~~~This is really the tale of two very different books but with some strangely common threads. On holiday recently, I swapped books with a travel companion who had just finished Sophie Kinsella’s The Undomestic Goddess. I’m n ...

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Review of Gray Mountain - John Grisham

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An excellent read - thoroughly gripping and enjoyable

Advantages: gripping, interesting, great storyline and pace, lots of mystery
Disadvantages: none but you have to be patient until the end!

I love to read. Sadly as a mum of a demanding 6 year old who works full time it is not something I get to do too often and so far this year I’ve probably only read one book which is very depressing! Wanting to kick start my reading again, and to help me r ...

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Review of The Lie - C. L. Taylor

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Don't Be Afraid to Give This a Go

Advantages: Fast paced, lots of twists and turns
Disadvantages: Lots of factual inaccuracies

I picked this book up on the basis of a review on Ciao when the themes of the book struck my as being interesting and topical. 'Afraid' is the first book that I've ever read by the author Mandasue Heller but she appears to be a fairly prolific writer of c ...

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Review of Afraid - Mandasue Heller

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