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Paula voted for Police: A Harry Hole Novel as Best Mystery & Thriller in the Opening Round of the 2013 Goodreads Choice Awards.
Police by Jo Nesbø
Paula rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Sister by Rosamund Lupton
Sister
by Rosamund Lupton (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: Mystery lovers
read in June, 2013
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There was so much to like about this book and the writing is very good and in places exceptional. For the most part, it kept me interested and in places enthralled, I could only rate it as average. Much of the story is written as a letter to Beatric...more
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Sister by Rosamund Lupton
Sister
by Rosamund Lupton (Goodreads Author)
recommended for: Mystery lovers
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Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
Life After Life
by Kate Atkinson
recommended for: Anyone who loves British novels and good writing.
read in May, 2013
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I've loved Kate Atkinson's writing since my first reading of Behind The Scenes At The Museum. Ms. Atkinson is such an excellent writer and creates such believable and interesting characters. I am, no doubt predisposed to like anything she writes. An...more
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A Study in Death by Iain McDowall
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Coming Back by Marcia Muller
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The Burgess Boys by Elizabeth Strout
The Burgess Boys
by Elizabeth Strout
recommended for: Anyone who enjoys good writing and a good story
read in April, 2013
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I always seem to happen on Ms. Strout's books when I'm in extremis for something to read. I found Olive Kitteridge while stranded in an airport and having finished my last book. I was entertained and happy during my wait and all the way home.
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Paula rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Blackberry Winter by Sarah Jio
Blackberry Winter
by Sarah Jio (Goodreads Author)
recommended to Paula by: reviews
recommended for: Less experienced readers
read in March, 2013
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Lame. Very predictable romantic set ups. Not a fun read.
Paula rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Outrage by Arnaldur Indriðason
Outrage (Inspector Erlendur #9)
by Arnaldur Indriðason
recommended for: Icelandic mystery fans
read in January, 2013
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I have very much enjoyed Indridason's Icelandic mysteries. On the front of the book this one states: "An Inspector Erlendur Novel". The story takes place in Reykjavik, the old familiar crew are there, Elinborg leading the investigation of a murder i...more
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