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Daytime Priest, Night-time Avenging Angel

Advantages: Intriguing premise with twists, fluid & engaging writing style, memorable characters
Disadvantages: Not always entirely believable

...Having read Ted Dekker novels previously, I was looking forward to this one when I came across it in the library. Thankfully I wasn’t disappointed; whilst it isn’t my favourite Dekker novel, it was nonetheless creative, easy to read, and gripping. The Pr ...

gothic_moon 23.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Priest's Graveyard - Ted Dekker

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Starts With Fire But Left Me Cold

Advantages: Easy to read, some characterisation better than others
Disadvantages: Bit stereotypical, I didn't think the ending was strong and the lead characters disappointed me

...I’m never happy unless I have a healthily-sized stack of unread books at home (and by healthily-sized I generally mean roughly about the same height as me!). One title which found its way into said stash recently was The Bone House by Brian Freeman. I use ...

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Better than Gone Girl!

Advantages: Fast paced, intriguing read
Disadvantages: Slightly disappointing ending

Rachel takes the same commuter trains every morning and evening. Every day, her train passes a stretch of cosy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to watch a couple who live in one of the houses. Sometimes they are sat outside on thei ...

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Review of The Girl on the Train - Paula Hawkins

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The girl on the train

Advantages: Plot, real characters
Disadvantages: None

The Girl on the Train Written by Paula Hawkins Published January 2015 Since having my little boy I have neglected a lot of things I love and reading is one of them not that I'm complaining at all, one afternoon I was sat down having lunch and flicked the ...

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The Girl on the Train - You don't know her, but she knows you!!

Advantages: A quick and easy read
Disadvantages: Too easily solved for me!!

The Girl on the Train Paula Hawkins Introduction I downloaded this book on to my Kindle from my daughter’s device; she had bought it in February after watching the film ‘Gone Girl’ as she had been told that ‘The Girl on the Train ...

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