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Book Review: The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton

Posted by Anissa Annalise on

The Exclusives by Rebecca Thornton
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: twenty7


Summary:  1996. Freya Seymour and Josephine Grey are invincible - beautiful and brilliant, the two best friends are on the cusp of Oxbridge, and the success they always dreamed they'd share.

2014. Josephine hasn't heard from Freya for eighteen long and tortured years. And then Freya gets in touch, wanting to meet.

Beginning...

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Book Review: The Girl In the Ice (DCI Erika Foster #1) by Robert Bryndza

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The Girl In The Ice by Robert Bryndza
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher:  Bookouture
Summary:  Her eyes are wide open. Her lips parted as if to speak. Her dead body frozen in the ice…She is not the only one. 

When a young boy discovers the body of a woman beneath a thick sheet of ice in a South London park, Detective Erika Foster is called in to lead the murder investigation. 

The victim, a beautiful...

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Book Review: The Cavendon Luck: A Novel (Cavendon Hall #3) by Barbara Taylor Bradford

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The Cavendon Luck: A Novel by Barbara Taylor Bradford
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Summary: From the #1 New York Times bestselling author comes a captivating epic saga of courage and honor, following the aristocratic Inghams and the loyal Swann family who have served them for centuries.

It is 1938 in England, and Miles and Cecily Ingham have lead the family in bringing the...

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Book Review: The Cavendon Women (Cavendon Hall #2) by Barbara Taylor Bradford

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The Cavendon Women by Barbara Taylor Bradford
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher:  St. Martin's Press
Summary:  Cavendon Women, the stunning sequel to Barbara Taylor Bradford’s Cavendon Hallfollows the Inghams’ and the Swanns’ journey from a family weekend in the summer of 1926 through to the devastation of the Wall Street crash of 1929. It all begins on a summer weekend in July of 1926 when, for the...

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Book Review: Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner

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Missing, Presumed by Susie Steiner
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Publisher: Random House
Summary:  At thirty-nine, Manon Bradshaw is a devoted and respected member of the Cambridgeshire police force, and though she loves her job, what she longs for is a personal life. Single and distant from her family, she wants a husband and children of her own. One night, after yet another disastrous Internet date, she...

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