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Chasing Skips & Deadly Shadows

Advantages: Warm characters, creative premise, engaging & enjoyable to read
Disadvantages: Nothing major to ruin it for me

...Having read and reviewed a few Gardiner novels previously, I was curious when I came across this one. Penned under ‘M.G. Gardiner’, I assumed it was the same Meg and sure enough, it was. And I wasn’t disappointed; this was an engaging, enjoyable read I’d ...

gothic_moon 16.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Shadow Tracer - Meg Gardiner

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The Accident that wasn't

Advantages: easy to read, mildly gripping, dual plot lines work well together
Disadvantages: ending is a little over-dramatic, ultimately forgettable

Over the last few days my son has suffered from an infection that has rendered him unable to sleep due to a persistent cough, so I have spent many hours cuddling him and soothing him while he tried to stay asleep despite coughing every few minutes and irr ...

brokenangelkisses 30.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Accident - C. L. Taylor

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A gripping thriller

Advantages: Gripping, a fast flowing and interesting plot
Disadvantages: The ending was a bit sudden

...I was looking for similar books to S J Watsons 'Before I go to Sleep'. I had read the book when it first came out and was now eagerly awaiting S J Watsons next release so I was looking for something to keep me going in the mean ti ...

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Review of The Accident - C. L. Taylor

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Tell me when it's over!

Advantages: Some intriguing parts.
Disadvantages: Fails to deliver. Irritating characters

Daniel Brasher is about to leave his job as a probation counsellor working with hardened criminals to start up his own private practice. This isn't made easy however, when he finds a letter in his pigeonhole at work carrying a rather menacing note along w ...

JEFFJEN 04.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Tell No Lies - Gregg Hurwitz

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A secret that kills...graphically.

Advantages: Good story and premise, well-written characters.
Disadvantages: Awkward dialogue and writing, far too graphic at points.

...is a thriller novel by Tom Knox (aka journalist and author Sean Thomas).I bought this from ‘The Works’ a while back as part of a 3 for £5 deal, but the book sat on my shelf for the best part of a year before I started reading it. This i ...

Anti_W 20.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Babylon Rite - Tom Knox

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