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I Let You Go

By Clare Mackintosh I'd heard good stuff about this book and the prologue lifted me into the story quickly. I was keen as mustard to keep going. But then ... I was disappointed with the portrayal of the police characters - the main detective lacked depth (for me anyway). I'd read that the author had a police background and I think this may have been a hindrance rather than a help. There is definitely a necessity for following the right guidelines, doing research, to make your … [Read More...]

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Crossing The Genre Line

At the moment I’m writing a book that explores two genres, crime, and horror. My protagonist is half-human, half-vampire. He  works as a forensic pathologist with the Metropolitan police. But this isn’t about the book, it’s about bias. I’ve noticed some interesting feedback from people who have read the first few chapters of the story (I won’t call it a book yet because it’s not finished). Here’s one such comment:   ‘Hmmm what an unusual mix of genre. It’s well written but I’m just … [Read More...]

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Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam is an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1990. Since its inception, the band’s line-up has included Eddie Vedder (vocals), Stone Gossard (guitar), Jeff Ament (bass) and Mike McCready (guitar). The band’s current … [Read More...]

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