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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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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 ...

missrarr 05.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Bone House - Brian Freeman

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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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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 ...

JEFFJEN 17.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of The Girl on the Train - Paula Hawkins

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