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~The a Book Of Rafe, Not Me~

Advantages: Good read, interesting
Disadvantages: Some people may not like the writing style

browsing in my local library, The Book Of You caught my eye as soon as I saw it. It was featured in a stand alongside other similar books entitled Popular Thriller Reads. The synopsis sounded interesting and after being a log life fan of chick lit, I've r ...

StazKilly 19.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of The Book of You - Claire Kendal

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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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Oh what a tangled web we weave, When first we practise to deceive

Advantages: Gripping mystery
Disadvantages: Some annoying inaccuracies; far-fetched

...Sidney Sheldon was a popular American writer. I remember reading The Other Side of Midnight as a teenager and thoroughly enjoying it. As well as a string of highly successful novel, he wrote for TV – again as a youngster I lapped up Hart to Hart which s ...

Pointress 19.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Tides of Memory - Sidney Shelden

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She played with fire, but who got burnt?

Advantages: Deep plot and characters, occasional pace, finish
Disadvantages: First 150 pages AGAIN!!! Drags in parts; too much detail at times

As with the first book of Stieg Larsson's Millenium Trilogy, I am once more experiencing mixed feelings of appreciation for such excellent writing, and relief at having managed to wade through a lot of padded waffle and deep explanation. When people ask m ...

pmcds 17.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl Who Played with Fire - Stieg Larsson

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Too hot to handle?

Advantages: an addictive yet horrifying story
Disadvantages: a bit lengthy in places, could do with some padding removing.

The Girl Who Played With Fire is the second novel in a series of books sometimes referred to as the Millenium trilogy. Written by Stieg Larsson, the novels are set in his native Sweden. The novels have been pretty successful since their posthumous publica ...

cha97michelle 03.09.2013 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl Who Played with Fire - Stieg Larsson

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