Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on kiwireviews.nz : Thursday 29th October 2020 - 06:43:29

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Books > Fiction > Dying Light review

« Cold Granite reviewCold GraniteFlesh House reviewFlesh House »

Score: 9.8/10  [1 review]
5 out of 5
ProdID: 4975 - Dying Light
Written by Stuart MacBride

Dying Light
Price:
$14.99
Available:
October 2011

Dying Light product reviews

The Number One bestselling detective series from the award-winning Stuart MacBride continues in this second crime thriller. It's summertime in Scotland: the sun is shining, the sky is blue and people are dying...She's just the first. How many more will die

It starts with Rosie Williams, a prostitute, stripped naked and beaten to death down by the docks - the heart of Aberdeen's red light district. For DS Logan McRae it's a bad start to another bad day. Rosie won't be the only one making an unscheduled trip to the morgue. Across the city six people are burning to death in a petrol-soaked squat, the doors and windows screwed shut from the outside. And despite Logan's best efforts, it's not long before another prostitute turns up on the slab...An unputdownable serial killer tale packed with mystery and suspense, as well as Stuart MacBride's distinctive grittiness and dark humour.



Tags:
crime   logan mcrae   missing   murder   series   stuart macbride
Other listings you may be interested in:
All Tomorrow's PartiesAll Tomorrow's Parties
Rating: 8.8
The Ode Less Travelled - Unlocking the Poet Within.The Ode Less Travelled - Unlocking the Poet Within.
Rating: 9.8
Writers' and Artists' Yearbook 2007Writers' and Artists' Yearbook 2007
Rating: 10.0
The Void : 2 : The Temporal VoidThe Void : 2 : The Temporal Void
Rating: 10.0
Willie Apiata VC: The Reluctant HeroWillie Apiata VC: The Reluctant Hero
Rating: 9.3
The DevouringThe Devouring
Rating: 6.5
Klutz - Headbands & hairstylesKlutz - Headbands & hairstyles
Rating: 9.8
The Twice-Lived Summer of Bluebell JonesThe Twice-Lived Summer of Bluebell Jones
Rating: 9.3
Ender's GameEnder's Game
Rating: 7.9
5 Seconds of Summer: The Ultimate Fan Book5 Seconds of Summer: The Ultimate Fan Book
Rating: 8.5
DarkmereDarkmere
Rating: 9.8
Defender of the RealmDefender of the Realm
Rating: 9.3
Don't Call Me BearDon't Call Me Bear
Rating: 9.0

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of kiwiblondie

Review by: kiwiblondie (Michelle)
Dated: 31st of December, 2013

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 9.8/10
Value for Money:
Score 9 out of 10
Level of Realism:
Score 10 out of 10
Rereadability:
Score 10 out of 10
Lose Track of Time:
Score 10 out of 10

I have discovered a new favourite author. I read the first book and loved it so thought that this is going to be easy to read and enjoy and I was right. What I did like is that you don't have to read the books in order as each book covers a different topic but sometimes they do refer to relationships that might have changed in the previous book but you can still follow the story well enough.

The offers made more mistakes and assumptions and sometimes that cost them valuable information or time. The topic of prostitutes were covered in this book, enough details were used that you could follow the story but nothing that would be considered as too much. There was the usual bad language.

You get to follow the relationship between two of the characters but again there is no sex described unless it was in relation to the crimes as if was obvious that prostitutes would be having sex but then it wasn't in great detail. You could image being there and the frustrations of knowing you are close but not knowing when things would happen and having to explain why suspects got away.

Again I would recommend this book and will be reading the rest of the Logan McRae series, I have noticed that there are a few of the books.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Books'...

Score: 8.8
Product reviews for listing 7967: King of Ashes
Written by Raymond E. Feist

Product image for King of AshesThis is Book One of the Firemane Saga. (Hardback edition)

Garn once boasted five great kingdoms - until Ithrace was betrayed. Its royal family, the flame-haired Firemanes, was not saved even by its affinity with fire: every one of them was executed by the King of Sandura. Now, four kingdoms remain, out of balance and on the brink of war. But there are whispers that a newborn Ithraci heir may have been smuggled away... Terrified, ... more...

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Advertising: The science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it."
Stephen Leacock

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream