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5.0 out of 5 stars excellent
such a gripping and terrifying gale that it was difficult to put down and demanded continuous reading to the end.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Didn't quite do it for me
Even as a work of fiction I found the story hard to take. Plots and bodies everywhere. The reason I didn't particularly enjoy this book, though, was the fact that the standard of writing did not impress me. Often the wrong word was used - loose for lose, peak for peek etc. In fact one of the characters had his name spelt quite randomly in two different ways...
Published on 28 Jan 2012 by Ignite


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2.0 out of 5 stars Didn't quite do it for me, 28 Jan 2012
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Even as a work of fiction I found the story hard to take. Plots and bodies everywhere. The reason I didn't particularly enjoy this book, though, was the fact that the standard of writing did not impress me. Often the wrong word was used - loose for lose, peak for peek etc. In fact one of the characters had his name spelt quite randomly in two different ways.

People who enjoy Dan Brown's kind of conspiracy theory stories might enjoy it if they can get past the language. It didn't do it for me though.
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7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Bored already, 20 May 2012
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Well I'm 14% of the way through ( having downloaded it without reading the other review first I thought I might as well try it).

I think I'm giving up. The standard of editing is so poor that if I had actually paid for this I'd want my money back. I don't think the author has even bothered to spell check this before inflicting it on readers. If he had then he'd have caught "peddal" and "seremony" amongst many others.

As for the story - well the plot is dragging and I'm bored. Plenty of better books to read.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars, 15 July 2014
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very good read and good characters.
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5.0 out of 5 stars excellent, 1 April 2014
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such a gripping and terrifying gale that it was difficult to put down and demanded continuous reading to the end.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Religious conflicts, 29 Jan 2014
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Subject matter was interesting . Organisation of style of writing was reasonable . Fluidity of prose could have been better . Felt it was a bit weak . But I appreciated the skill of the author in weaving the story . I don't believe I could have written as well .
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4.0 out of 5 stars a book, 26 Dec 2013
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I started reading this just before Christmas, but I had to put it to one side while I finished baking & then one of my guests started reading & asked if she could borrow it. Of course I sais yes.
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4.0 out of 5 stars almost a da vinci code, 15 Oct 2013
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thought inspiring,and fast paced .a cracking read,the only blip that annoyed me was instead of BC or AD there were other terms that may have been inserted for pc reasons!but a really good book.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Bleak House, 28 Sep 2013
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A contemporary of Charles Dickens once wrote that Bleak House has far too many characters in it.
This author should have learnt that lesson. No book needs so many different organisations involved in one case or dozens of characters.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Really good read., 16 Sep 2013
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There is a lot packed into this book and it was fast paced and credible. I recommend you buy it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A NEW FAVOURITE, 10 July 2013
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An exciting and interesting romp through history. A classic tale with action and suspense, and not least a final twist.
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