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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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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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Missing in Victorian Times

Advantages: Quality writing and very interesting story
Disadvantages: Too short

...Synopsis of the book: It is a cold night in early December 1864. Henry Rathbone is enjoying the company of his good friend James Wentworth. However he is surprised by his friends request. As the mans son Lucien has disappeared. In the last year this ...

CPTDANIELS 05.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of A Christmas Odyssey - Anne Perry

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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 ...

wolfatgoogle 21.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Judge & Jury - James Patterson

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