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Not a Self-Help Guide

Advantages: Short, interesting novel
Disadvantages: Not as goog as it can be,

I would not normally pick up a book with this title, it makes it sound a bit chick-lit-y, but in fact, if I was forced to pigeon-hole this book into a genre, I would go for mystery. It was actually a book club choice, so I bought it without really reading ...

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Review of How To Be A Good Wife - Emma Chapman

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Hide by Lisa Gardner

Advantages: Good pace and twists
Disadvantages: Previous book means not all characters explored fully

I hadn't read any of Lisa Gardner's books before but had heard of her so when I saw she had a few in the library I picked up one that sounded good and wasn't too big to fit in my bag. The story is about a woman called Annabelle Granger who had spent mo ...

starjen 12.07.2008 · Read full review
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If You Can`t Do The Time, Don`t Do The Crime

Advantages: A Very Readable Book
Disadvantages: Slightly Unbelievable Ending

“In prisons, those things withheld from and denied to the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all.” Dan `Spider` Shepherd has been there and done it in every sense of the word, but even he is surprised and a little reticent at the latest jo ...

stuleg 13.04.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Hard Landing - Stephen Leather

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First time EVER I can say I like a Spider!

Advantages: I like the main characetr
Disadvantages: Nothing original

Author Stephen Leather started writing at University but never managed to complete a few chapters let alone a book. When he reached his twenties and was working as a journalist he wrote his first novel Pay Off which was brought by Harper Collins. His ...

KathEv 18.10.2011 · Read full review
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The best thriller writer of our time

Advantages: Captures the heart and soul of both the good and bad guy
Disadvantages: You dont get anything else done because you can't put it down!

This was the first leather book I had read and was totally hooked. If you have read and enjoyed any Chris Ryan and/or Andy McNab then this author is certainly one to have a punt on. The thing I liked about this stylisation was how you have one man, li ...

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Review of Hard Landing - Stephen Leather

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