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White Horse by Alex Adams
White Horse
by Alex Adams (Goodreads Author)
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Just couldn't be bothered after a third of the way in.
Sharon made a comment on Karen’s review of The Build Up
The Build Up by Phillip Gwynne
" Karen wrote: "Thanks Sharon - unfortunately I don't think there's been another which is a bit of a pity"
Yes I'm surprised there hasn't been another bo
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Sharon and 3 other people liked Karen's review of The Build Up:
The Build Up by Phillip Gwynne
"Nailing my colours firmly to the aerial of the ute, I love a book that evokes a place and a people strongly. THE BUILD UP is set in and around Darwin in Australia's Northern Territory. A bit of a frontier town - they have a habit of referring to o..." Read more of this review »
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The Build Up by Phillip Gwynne
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Loved this book, almost gave it a 5 star but about 4/5th of the way through I suddenly got a bit confused with the storyline. Eventually it sorted itself out but I don't know if it was just me, or the writing? Probably me, lol. But anyway, this is a ...more
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Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris
Behind Closed Doors
by B.A. Paris (Goodreads Author)
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Behind Closed Doors is a book I suggested to our local library as a library purchase and I was very excited when it arrived in.
BCD is a very quick read - read it in the one sitting basically (made easier by the fact that this copy is only two-thirds
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The Death Sculptor by Chris Carter
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Same old, same old. If you like Chris Carters 'Robert Hunter' series then this fourth book is more of the same. EXACTLY more of the same. Hunter and his "I read a lot" know-it-all-ness, Hunter and his "I'm very sexy but not into anything more than on ...more
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Black Fly Season by Giles Blunt
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I have had this book on my "to read" list for a couple of years now. I was very excited to find it on the shelves at the local op shop. Turns out I shouldn't have been so thrilled :(

By page 30 I was rather pissed off - 5 of the characters who appear
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The Ballroom by Anna Hope
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The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen, 83¼ Years Old by Hendrik Groen
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The Night Eternal by Guillermo del Toro
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After finishing book three in the Strain Trilogy, I have rated each book as a 4 star, because as a series I think that is what it deserves. Individually the books may not quite have lived up to that, especially book three which dragged a little at ti ...more
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