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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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Patterson's security agency gets an Olympic calling

Advantages: Fast paced and easy to read
Disadvantages: No depth

Contrary to what this title may make you think, this has no connotations towards being an adult only product, however it may be considered an adult only book. One of the seemingly millions of James Patterson books that hit the shelves on a regular basis, ...

pmcds 30.06.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Private Games - James Patterson

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Private Games - terror at the Olympics

Advantages: Good, fast moving plot; writing style
Disadvantages: Set at a real, very recent event

I bought this because I love all James Patterson's novels - my absolute favourites are the Alex Cross series and the Womens' Murder Club books. I have read two of the Private series before reading 'Private Games'. The Story First, I don't want t ...

mirandamac 30.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Private Games - James Patterson

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JP is found Guilty - of another fantastic book!

Advantages: Fast paced, action packed, excellent plot
Disadvantages: You may stay up till 3am to finish it!

I love a good book and know I’ve found a good one when I stay up until 3am, even though I know I’ve got an important meeting at work the next morning! I have no hesitation in saying that James Patterson is undoubtedly my favourite author of all time an ...

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Review of Judge & Jury - James Patterson

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Verdict - Excellent!

Advantages: A real rollercoaster ride of a book
Disadvantages: None at all!

*** The Characters *** Dominic Cavello - Godfather of the mafia. He is standing trial for the many crimes he has supposedly ordered. Cavello is a very disconcerting character - he seems completely unperturbed by the testimony against him, and very con ...

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Review of Judge & Jury - James Patterson

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