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Awful Auntie by David Walliams

Please comment and share!FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest I was a little bit worried about this. I personally find David Walliams’ humour on TV a bit hit and miss. I bought this book as part of my Amazon Book Haul  and wanted to read it before handing it over to Matthew. Well, the prologue I read with David Walliams’ […]

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Please comment and share!FacebookTwitterGoogle+Pinterest At no point did I want to shout “You’re a wizard, Harry” nor was I concerned for the welfare of any of the Weasley offspring. Therefore I was able to completely forget that Robert Galbraith is in fact JK Rowling. I enjoyed the plot, felt empathy with the characters and didn’t […]

Little Mercies by Heather Gudenkauf

Please comment and share!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestOnce I had suspended my disbelief at the nature of the plot, I really enjoyed this interweaving story of a social worker whose personal life is put into crisis by a highly implausible plot device and a young girl who requires her professional help. The characters are well written and emotionally believable. […]

The Murder at Sissingham Hall by Clara Benson

Please comment and share!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestThis book is very much in the same vein as Agatha Christie’s books of the 1920s. The plot was a little obvious and I guessed who was the murderer and how it was done.: that made me feel quite clever but then I doubted myself and thought it was too easy. But […]

Deja Dead by Kathy Reichs

Please comment and share!FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestI watched the first couple of seasons of Bones on TV a few years ago and really enjoyed them so put the Tempe Brennan books on my list to read one day: now I’ve finally got around to the first one! Well it isn’t like the TV show but that isn’t really […]

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