R. Goodwins

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (28 of 31)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 503,938 - Total Helpful Votes: 28 of 31
The Marriage Bargain (Billionaire Games Book 1) by Sandra Edwards
I enjoyed this book. If you are looking for some serious oeuvre, this ain't for you, but in it's genre it's perfectly pleasant.

It's not packed full of lurid and graphic descriptions of sex in every concievable postion, whihc I find off-putting - it's light-hearted, romantic and just what is needed to accompany some choccies on a cold wet day!
Creativity in Human Evolution and Prehistory (Theo&hellip by Steven Mithen
0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Highway Robbery, 12 Nov 2013
I have no idea whether this book is worth the price or not - what I do know is that it is absolutely highway robbery to be charging over 60 for a *kindle* version!!!
Mr. Darcy Takes a Wife: Pride and Prejudice Contin&hellip by Linda Berdoll
12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
I'm an avid reader and will generally read even the most boring of books through to the end. But I seriously considering throwing this one away by the time I had read page 1!

If the author thinks this book would be approved of in any way by Jane, she is delusional.

The language is wrong. Mr Darcy wrapping a *duvet* around ELizabeth's shoulders? I don't think so! A few slips might be overlooked, but anachronisms are signs of shoddy research and sloppy writing/editing. (As others have pointed out - Georgette Heyer in the 1970s managed to capture the authenticity of the period dialogue with fewer resources than Berdoll had available - ie no internet back then). Even… Read more