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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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Along Came a Spider

Advantages: Another fantastic read from james Patterson
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This is James Patterson's first book in the Number 1 best selling detective series featuring Alex Cross. Alex Cross works for the DC Police but also communicates and helps out the FBI. He is also a psychologist and did have his own private practice bu ...

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Review of Along Came a Spider - James Patterson

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Weaving a web to draw you in

Advantages: Gripping writing style
Disadvantages: I wish I had not seen the film

One of my friends recommended James Patterson, and after reading a rather disappointing Patricia Cornwell novel, I was keen for something more gripping, and she assured me that this book was just what I needed. Many authors have their signature characters ...

nicanddarrell 27.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Along Came a Spider - James Patterson

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