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"Cold Bath Street by A J Hartley

I enjoyed this book because of its compelling characters, creepy atmosphere and a clever plot. It was hard to put down and I finished it in just one day.
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"DNF. It kills me to, because I've liked everything ELSE I've read by this author, but this one just isn't for me. I made it through the first one, but didn't love it. I decided to give the second a shot, but it's just not my genre. "
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"This detective story set in a sort of mannerpunk South Africa was so enjoyable to read that I was *shocked* to find out a white man wrote it.
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