Official Review: Fishermen's Court by Andrew Wolfendon

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Re: Official Review: Fishermen's Court by Andrew Wolfendon

Post by Ruba Abu Ali » 13 Jun 2019, 08:49

What a wonderful review, Cecilia!
Thanks for the "duck" warning; it put a wide smile on my face. :lol2:

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Post by kandscreeley » 13 Jun 2019, 09:14

Ooh! This one sounds exciting! I must admit I'm intrigued by Finn and why someone would want to kill him (and frame it as a suicide) since he seems like such an innocent character. The twists and turns would have my heart pounding for sure! Thanks.
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Post by Letora » 13 Jun 2019, 09:29

Sounds like a real page-turner! Using excessive profanity turns me away from books sometimes though. I can understand if it has a point, but accessive use disrupts the story. I may still give it a try though. Thank you for reviewing!
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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 12:48

Mbrooks2518 wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 00:41
Great review! But the plot didn't really grab me, so I think I'll pass.
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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 12:50

Nisha Ward wrote:
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I'm not too good with suspense thrillers, so I'm passing on this, but it does remind me of a Stephen King story, weirdly. I think it was Storm of the Century. It's the tone that does it, not so much the content.
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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 12:53

Kibetious wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 05:13
Wow, this book is very fascinating. I am already pitying Finn just from reading the review. Thanks for this. You've written the review so well. I will most certainly enjoy reading this book.
Thank you. I appreciate your kind comment.

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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 12:55

Ruba Abu Ali wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 08:49
What a wonderful review, Cecilia!
Thanks for the "duck" warning; it put a wide smile on my face. :lol2:
You're welcome, Ruba. I appreciate your comment.

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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 12:59

cpru68 wrote:
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This sounds like a good one. I am so old school and back in my day, language was kept to a minimum or at least it was used to a purpose. Now, it’s in all things all the time. I still haven’t gotten used to it and probably never will. I just read and try to ignore. Loved this review. I’m off to read some of its sample pages.
I agree with your comments about language, so I always make it a point to caution about profanity for like-minded readers.

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Post by Cecilia_L » 13 Jun 2019, 13:00

kandscreeley wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 09:14
Ooh! This one sounds exciting! I must admit I'm intrigued by Finn and why someone would want to kill him (and frame it as a suicide) since he seems like such an innocent character. The twists and turns would have my heart pounding for sure! Thanks.
You're welcome. Hope you enjoy it!

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Letora wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 09:29
Sounds like a real page-turner! Using excessive profanity turns me away from books sometimes though. I can understand if it has a point, but accessive use disrupts the story. I may still give it a try though. Thank you for reviewing!
Thanks for your comment, Letora.

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Post by sarahmarlowe » 13 Jun 2019, 13:43

I always enjoy your reviews! Duck. :lol:

This sounds like a great read. I love suspense and witty one-liners!
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Post by Scarlet Nicoll » 14 Jun 2019, 08:46

I like the mystery, and the cat and mouse hunt in this read. Hardly surprising that it won you since it too did me. Thanks for this entertain piece!

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Post by Cecilia_L » 15 Jun 2019, 13:40

sarahmarlowe wrote:
13 Jun 2019, 13:43
I always enjoy your reviews! Duck. :lol:

This sounds like a great read. I love suspense and witty one-liners!
Thank you, Sarah.

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Post by Cecilia_L » 15 Jun 2019, 13:40

Scarlet Nicoll wrote:
14 Jun 2019, 08:46
I like the mystery, and the cat and mouse hunt in this read. Hardly surprising that it won you since it too did me. Thanks for this entertain piece!
Thank you, Scarlet. :tiphat:

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Post by phills » 15 Jun 2019, 17:04

Fishermen's Court" by Andrew Wolfendon.
I think is a very nice story with creative ideas especially when you are under attack your life is in danger
I think I like the book I will like to read the full copy

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