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Mayhem (Mayhem, #1)
3.80
Review:

I realise i’m very late to the party when it comes to Sarah Pinborough, and i have no excuse, i have followed the lovely, lively lady on twitte...more
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Dec 04, 2013
 
Jimmy and the Crawler (The Riftwar Legacy, #4)
3.79
Review

This series is and has always been the weakest of the Krondor based books.

BUT

I loved it; There is and has always been something about Jimmy the...more
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Mar 21, 2013
 
Rome's Fallen Eagle (Vespasian, #4)
4.21
Review

For those that have not heard of them, there is a group called the HWA "Historical Writers Association" . It is made up of many of the finest wr...more
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Oct 03, 2013
 
The Diamond Frontier (Simon Fonthill, #3)
3.90
Im a Huge Fan of John Wilcox, he is not the best writer ever, but he is good, its his characters that win it for me, The relationship between Fonthill...more
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May 07, 2012
 
A Dance with Dragons (A Song of Ice and Fire, #5)
4.23
So ... before anyone gets stuck in...yes i did get an advance copy...i own a book shop.

I am dubious about even writing a review because to do so on a...more
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May 07, 2012
 
Challenger (Roman Arena, #2)
3.92
I quite like these new novella's, the fact that they allow Simon to release some work regularly for those fans of his work.
I did think the description...more
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Jan 01, 2013
 
stop at nothing
4.25
When I heard that JT Brannan had another book out so soon after Origin I knew I needed to read it, my TBR pile is somewhat short of thrillers right no...more
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Dec 27, 2012
 
Beneath the Neon Sky (Ellie Quin, #3)
3.97
Alex scarrow best known for his TimeRiders (Book 1) series, and also for his adult thrillers A Thousand Suns, The Candle Man, Last LightAfterlightOcto...more
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Dec 26, 2012
 
The World According to Ellie Quin (Ellie Quin, #2)
3.92
Alex scarrow best known for his TimeRiders (Book 1) series, and also for his adult thrillers A Thousand Suns, The Candle Man, Last LightAfterlightOcto...more
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Dec 26, 2012
 
The Abomination
3.77
Review:

This book was my latest foray outside my reading comfort zone. I'm not a big reader of crime fiction and it takes something special to make me...more
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May 07, 2013
 
Lord of the Silver Bow (Troy, #1)
4.25
As a quality writer of heroic fantasy it is fitting if a little strange that David Gemmell's latest offering is a re-telling of one of the most well-k...more
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May 07, 2012
 
The Strain (The Strain Trilogy, #1)
3.74
I was asked to test read this by the publishers, and as usual i was happy to do so, always a pleasure to get a free book, and often a rewarding experi...more
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May 07, 2012
 
Cross of Fire (The Pirate Devlin, #4)
3.67
This is by far one of the most underrated series out there at present. The lack of volume about Mark Keatings work is deafening, and its such a huge l...more
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Nov 15, 2013
 
Hannibal: Fields of Blood (Hannibal, #2)
4.25
Review

Ben Kane now belongs to one of those rare few authors who, when they have a book coming out you buy it. His skill as a writer has been proven ti...more
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May 23, 2013
 
Barbarian (Roman Arena, #1)
3.62
Review:
Once again pure gold from Simon Scarrow. This is a short story giving Eagles fans a taste of the early life og Macro. Optio Macro is just as ch...more
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Nov 01, 2012
 
The Blood of Gods (Emperor, #5)
4.12
Review

So after a gap of 8 years since the last book in this series

Emperor
1. The Gates of Rome (2003)
2. The Death of Kings (2004)
3. The Field of Swords...more
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Apr 01, 2013
 
False God of Rome (Vespasian, #3)
4.14
Review
Sometimes going to the TBR (to be read) pile can be a chore, how do you pick a book from so many genre's and often so much class? But then there...more
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Jan 01, 2013
 
Broken Homes (Peter Grant, #4)
4.11
Review

When Rivers of London came out in 2011 it was in my opinion ground breaking, each book in the series has built upon the last in a unique, witty...more
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Jul 29, 2013
 
The Wolf's Gold (Empire, #5)
4.34
Review:
When I read Leopard Sword 6 months ago I was shocked at how much further Anthony Riches story telling depth had increased, his books have alway...more
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Nov 01, 2012
 
The Eye of God (Sigma Force #9)
4.06
Review:

James Rollins is the Thriller writer all thriller fans should read IMHO, all the hype that exists around Dan Brown seems even more unwarranted...more
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Jul 24, 2013
 
Brother's Fury (Rivers Family, #2)
4.44
Review

Before I start on the book a small note about the author: Giles is one of the truly nicest most genuine people I have met, not just in the world...more
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Mar 10, 2013
 
Zulu Hart (George Hart #1)
3.35
Im amazed at some of the reviews written for this book, i can only assume that people expected something different because Saul David is a noted histo...more
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May 07, 2012
 
Carver's Quest
3.19
Review

This book has much to make it appeal to the reader of Historical Fiction and Historical Crime Fiction because it is advertised as Flashman meets...more
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Jun 09, 2013
 
Tyrant: Storm of Arrows (Tyrant, #2)
4.11
This review is from: Tyrant: Storm of Arrows (Tyrant 2)
Kineas, the Athenian cavalry commander, has come a long way since being dismissed from the army...more
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May 07, 2012
 
Caribbee (Kydd Sea Adventures, #14)
3.88
Review

I have been a huge fan of this series since 2001, i stumbled across Kydd, i had no real love of sea going tales, and while i love the sight smel...more
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Nov 15, 2013
 
Venice (Tom Swan and the Head of St George, #2)
4.07
For the sake of up front honesty i have to post that I'm a HUGE fan of Christian Cameron's books.

The reason for this is that he is the best writer in...more
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Sep 01, 2012
 
Castillon (Tom Swan and the Head of St George, #1)
4.02
For the sake of up front honesty i have to post that I'm a HUGE fan of Christian Cameron's books.

The reason for this is that he is the best writer in...more
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Sep 01, 2012
 
Origin
3.26
eview

This was a tough review to write, on the one had this is a debut novel and i tend to lean towards being easy on an authors first book. I really d...more
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Nov 01, 2012
 
Osama: The First Casualty of War is the Truth, the Second is Your Soul
3.89
Review:
Once again Chris Ryan delivers, Osama is a balls out helter skelter thrill ride from start to finish. Its never going to be seen winning any li...more
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Nov 01, 2012
 
Darkest Hour (Sergeant Jack Tanner, #2)
3.83
This is the classic war story brought to the readers of today, for some reason many readers are put off going and picking up some of the classic war s...more
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May 07, 2012
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