New now reading

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Re: New now reading

Postby Darkness_Fish » 14 Feb 2017, 10:19

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Another crime-fiction potboiler, which is readable, but not exactly aiming for the stars. I've only read one other book by the author, but the man character banging on about his long-missing wife gets very annoying.
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Re: New now reading

Postby Samoan » 14 Feb 2017, 13:38

Toby wrote:
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I enjoyed that. Armstrong is a provocative and interesting thinker.

She was my English Lit teacher in sixth form. She liked all the saucy bits in Chaucer but Tennyson was her passion.
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Re: New now reading

Postby K » 14 Feb 2017, 14:25

Samoan wrote:
Toby wrote:
Snarfyguy wrote:Image


I enjoyed that. Armstrong is a provocative and interesting thinker.

She was my English Lit teacher in sixth form. She liked all the saucy bits in Chaucer but Tennyson was her passion.

Wow. That's cool. The History of God was a fascinating read.
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Re: New now reading

Postby fueryIre » 14 Feb 2017, 17:30

Darkness_Fish wrote:Image

Another crime-fiction potboiler, which is readable, but not exactly aiming for the stars. I've only read one other book by the author, but the man character banging on about his long-missing wife gets very annoying.


Finally gave up with PJ when his last book came out to largely dreadful reviews and discovered that the Kindle version was more expensive than the hardback book
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Re: New now reading

Postby Darkness_Fish » 19 Feb 2017, 21:03

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