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101
The White Road
3.68
it was amazing
Who is the third who walks always beside you?
When I count, there are only you and I together
But when I look ahead up the white road
There is always ano
...more
not set
May 05, 2017
 
43
Dominion
3.79
really liked it
1952. Twelve years have passed since Churchill lost to the appeasers, and Britain surrendered to Nazi Germany after Dunkirk. As the long German war ag ...more
not set
Sep 24, 2013
 
41
In the Darkness
3.57
really liked it
Eva is walking by the river one afternoon when a body floats to the surface of the icy water. She tells her daughter to wait patiently while she calls ...more
not set
Jul 16, 2013
 
39
A Treacherous Likeness
3.32
it was ok
In the dying days of 1850 the young detective Charles Maddox takes on a new case. His client? The only surviving son of the long-dead poet Percy Byssh ...more
not set
Jun 10, 2013
 
32
The Uninvited
3.46
really liked it
A seven-year-old girl puts a nail gun to her grandmother’s neck and fires. An isolated incident, say the experts. The experts are wrong. Across the wo ...more
not set
Sep 14, 2012
 
55
The Silent Boy
3.71
it was amazing
Paris, 1792. Terror reigns as the city writhes in the grip of revolution. The streets run with blood as thousands lose their heads to the guillotine. ...more
not set
May 25, 2015
 
33
Room
4.03
really liked it
To five-year-old Jack, Room is the world. It's where he was born, it's where he and his Ma eat and sleep and play and learn. At night, Ma shuts him sa ...more
Dec 16, 2012
Mar 17, 2011
 
28
The Night Circus
4.03
liked it
I so wanted to love this, everything about this book is visually arresting, the book looks beautiful, the descriptive writing is beautiful, no it's ma ...more
not set
Jul 19, 2012
 
52
The Son
4.07
it was amazing
The author of the internationally best-selling Harry Hole series now gives us an electrifying stand-alone novel set amid Oslo's hierarchy of corruptio ...more
not set
Nov 10, 2014
 
58
The Bones Beneath (Tom Thorne, #12)
3.94
really liked it
The Deal
Tom Thorne is a detective again, but there’s a price to pay. Stuart Nicklin, the most dangerous psychopath he has ever put behind bars, promis
...more
not set
Jul 06, 2015
 
30
Bring Up the Bodies (Thomas Cromwell, #2)
4.27
it was amazing
Excerpt from an excellent review atThe Guardian


Mantel's risk, as it was in Wolf Hall, is to tell the story in the present tense, to give us Cromwell,
...more
not set
Oct 17, 2012
 
51
The Facts of Life and Death
3.91
it was amazing
Call your mother.'
'What do I say?'
'Say goodbye.'

This is how it begins.

Lone women terrorised and their helpless families forced to watch - in a sick g
...more
not set
Jan 28, 2014
 
18
The World at Night (Night Soldiers, #4)
4.07
really liked it
Synopsis
Paris, 1940. The civilized, upper-class life of film producer Jean Casson is derailed by the German occupation of Paris, but Casson learns tha
...more
not set
Feb 21, 2012
 
34
Classic Tales of Ghosts and Vampires Vol.1
3.75
really liked it
Loved it! Some real gems in here and really well produced with excellent cast and incidental music

Sixteen thrilling and chilling stories by some of th
...more
not set
Dec 17, 2012
 
45
Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
4.21
it was amazing
Using Geoff Dyer's review as it says everything I would wish to say far more eloquently than I could do ever. I can't express what an magnificent work ...more
not set
Mar 22, 2013
 
49
Two Brothers
4.29
really liked it
Berlin 1920

Two babies are born.
Two brothers. United and indivisible, sharing everything. Twins in all but blood.

As Germany marches into its Nazi Armag
...more
not set
Apr 02, 2014
 
47
A Wolf in Hindelheim
3.26
really liked it
South-West Germany, 1926. The disappearance of a baby girl calls for Constable Theodore Hildebrandt and his son Klaus to visit the remote village of H ...more
Mar 15, 2014
Sep 05, 2013
 
57
The Girl on the Train
3.88
really liked it
Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at ...more
not set
Jun 19, 2015
 
93
They All Love Jack: Busting the Ripper
3.88
it was amazing
'Gutted' to have finished this ripping read - simply stunning - review to follow
not set
Oct 25, 2016
 
35
Winter at Death's Hotel
3.17
it was amazing
It is 1896 and the creator of Sherlock Holmes, Arthur Conan Doyle, has arrived in New York to start a lecture tour. With him is his wife, Louisa. They ...more
not set
Jan 07, 2013
 
46
The Testament of Mary
3.61
really liked it
"When you say that he redeemed the world, I will say that it was not worth it"

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Colm Tóibín's The Testament of Ma
...more
Jan 17, 2014
Jan 14, 2014
 
3
The People's Act of Love
3.72
it was amazing
Difficult to get in to as the first few chapters are very confusing and complex as each chapter is a snippet of a different persons life.

Stick with i
...more
not set
May 20, 2011
 
11
The Forgotten Legion
3.98
liked it
I have to confess I only took this out from my library as an audio book because of the reader who was Michael Praed whom I had a not so adolescence cr ...more
not set
Oct 17, 2011
 
61
Between Two Fires
4.02
it was amazing
And Lucifer said: “Let us rise against Him now in all our numbers, and pull the walls of heaven down…”

The year is 1348. Thomas, a disgraced knight, h
...more
not set
Sep 01, 2015
 
37
The Burning Air
3.83
really liked it
'Of course it was love for my children, love for my son, that caused me to act as I did. It was a lapse of judgement. If I could have foreseen the rip ...more
not set
May 17, 2013
 
22
Black Seconds (Inspector Konrad Sejer, #6)
3.83
really liked it
SYNOPSIS The plot in this book revolves around a child, Ida Joner, that disappears. she rides out on her yellow bike to buy some sweets. When she fail ...more
not set
Mar 30, 2012
 
56
The Twelve (The Passage, #2)
3.99
it was amazing
"In the present day, as the man-made apocalypse unfolds, three strangers navigate the chaos. Lila, a doctor and an expectant mother, is so shattered b ...more
not set
Sep 08, 2014
 
50
The Wolf in Winter (Charlie Parker, #12)
4.19
it was amazing
The community of Prosperous, Maine has always thrived when others have suffered. Its inhabitants are wealthy, its children's future secure. It shuns o ...more
not set
May 04, 2014
 
17
The Mozart Conspiracy (Ben Hope #2)
3.86
it was ok
SYNOPSIS
A centuries-old mystery. An “accidental” death. A conspiracy that may end in murder. Former British Special Air Service officer Ben Hope is ru
...more
not set
Feb 06, 2012
 
27
Where the Bodies Are Buried
3.87
really liked it
Detective Catherine McLeod was always taught that in Glasgow, they don’t do whodunit. They do score-settling. They do vendettas. They do petty revenge ...more
not set
Jul 08, 2012
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