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Simon Gosden rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Entry Island by Peter  May
Entry Island
by Peter May (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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A beautiful murder mystery with a time-slip theme. What's the link between the murder on Entry Island, an island with a population of less than 130 people and the haunting dreams the lead detective has of life in the Hebrides in the 1800s. Great char...more
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The Boyfriend by Thomas Perry
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A very enjoyable crime thriller involving a hit-man called "the Boyfriend" Vain and narcissistic, he uses his good looks to persuade call girls to put him up whilst he plans the hits, the trouble is once the hits finished - he deals with them as well...more
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The Mangle Street Murders by M.R.C. Kasasian
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A curmudgeonly and irascible private detective, Sidney Grice, is renowned throughout Victorian London. When his young ward, March Middleton, joins him their irregular sleuthing partnership blossoms. The first in a series of murder mysteries. Jolly go...more
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The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
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The best SF invasion story I've read in many a long year. Utterly compelling and an amazing page turner. The 1st wave took out half a million people, the 2nd wave killed million and the 3rd wave billions. The 4th wave was awful and now....no one know...more
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Police by Jo Nesbø
Police (magyar verzió)
by Jo Nesbø
read in March, 2014
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Harry Hole is back with a vengeance. There's a maniac amok in Oslo killing cops..the body count is high, very high and Harry needs every bit of courage and skill if he is to outwit the villain. Brilliant characterisation, stunning location and a plot...more
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Rubbernecker by Belinda Bauer
Rubbernecker
by Belinda Bauer
read in February, 2014
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Brilliant murder mystery, and similar to "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" Patrick has aspergers and life is hard, when he gets to the anatomy class at University is gets even harder....
Simon Gosden rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Husband's Secret
by Liane Moriarty (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2014
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Not normally what I would read but stuck in a hotel in Amsterdam I picked it up and was hooked from the start! Cecilia discovers an envelope in the attic on the cover it says "to be opened only in the event of my death"....gripping
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The October List by Jeffery Deaver
The October List
by Jeffery Deaver (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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An intriguing crime thriller with a narrative that leaps around in time and that's at best hard to follow but as the story unravels it just gets better and better. It's not more than a novella but it will satisfy you enormously.
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A Tap on the Window by Linwood Barclay
A Tap on the Window
by Linwood Barclay
read in January, 2014
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A read-in-a-sitting thriller that starts so innocently with a tap on the window....When Cal Weaver sees one of his son's school friends in the pouring rain and she taps on the window of his car to ask for a lift he knows it could go wrong...and boy d...more
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