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Crimson petal and the White

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Deaddei Mon 27-Jun-11 20:19:11

i have just finished this (in 3days!) and feel so let down by the ending.
I hate ambiguous endings.
Having said that I loved it.

Thinking11 Mon 27-Jun-11 20:44:29

its a fantastic book! Ive recently been off work due to an operation and this was a great read, id never normally get chance to read it so quick.

I would recomend reading apple by michel faber, its a collection of short stories about some of the characters from Crimson Petel and the White. Its still leaves you wanting more but its great to meet them all again.

BoulevardOfBrokenSleep Mon 27-Jun-11 21:06:07

I am just reading it now, about 4/5 the way through maybe. Have been really enjoying it, but I was getting suspicious that the number of pages remaining was not enough to really resolve the story.

Will have to steel myself for a bit of a disappointment then!

iwastooearlytobeayummymummy Sun 10-Jul-11 21:35:33

Oh my lord I can not describe how much I am hating this book!
I have it on my Kindle and have decided I cannot waste any more of my waking life reading this tosh!
What is there to like? Wooden characters , bad sex, dreadful knowing nods to the readers, dreadful, dreadful, dreadful!
Save your money and send it to charity instead, do not buy this book!!!!!!!!

everlong Sun 10-Jul-11 21:59:06

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BeerTricksPotter Sun 10-Jul-11 22:13:43

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Deaddei Fri 15-Jul-11 16:19:53

I have just read The Apple Thinking11, and loved it.
I still want to know more about Sugar and Sophie after Chepstow Villas though!

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