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Sunday, December 5, 2010

Tandem by Tracey Bateman Review

I love to read. But, I admit that more recently, blog reading has replaced my book reading time. But, I want to get back to reading more.


This afternoon, I sat down to read "Tandem" by Tracey Bateman. I have to admit that I was a little thrown at first because I initially thought it was a murder mystery. Which I guess it is....sort of....but it's also a vampire book.


Don't get me wrong, I don't mind reading vampire stories, but when you aren't expecting them, it throws you off a bit. However, one I got used to how the story was told(from different perspectives and sometimes in first and sometimes in third person), I did get into it. Just took me a little while.


One thing that I thought was really interesting was that it was like Christian lit...with vampires. Not something you see every day.


The author has over thirty books. The true test for me as to how much I like a book is if I want to read more from her(or him). For me, I'd read another by Bateman, but I wouldn't rush out and grab everything she's ever written and put it at the top of my to-be-read pile.


I received this book for free from WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group for this review. All opinions are my own.

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Blogger Jill said...

I never would have guessed I could get into the whole vampire thing but I totally can! The power of words!

December 6, 2010 at 10:54 AM  
Blogger Lisa said...

I received this book the other day. Going to start reading it when I finish what I'm reading now.

December 6, 2010 at 4:40 PM  

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