Saturday, October 13, 2012

Guilty Pleasures by Tasmina Perry

Synopsis in

In the world of the fabulously rich, fashion can have a very high price. 

Saul Milford, owner of one of England’s oldest and most prestigious luxury goods companies is dead, but who will inherit his estate? 

Saul’s niece Cassandra, editor-in-chief of glamorous fashion magazine Rive? Roger, Saul’s handsome brother with a demanding, scheming wife? Julia the art-dealer sister with a dark and brooding secret? 

All have their reasons for wanting the company. But only one of them will go to any lengths to secure what they believe is rightfully theirs. 

It’s a gilt-edged tale of lust, glamour and intrigue around the world’s most luxurious locations

My comments :
I should update this blog more but then recently I have been reading some books which I think rate around 1 or 2 stars out of 5 stars, hence I feel no point updating here. Actually am rather lazy.

However, I feel I should highlight this book. I bought it for just RM8 brand new from last year Big Bad Wolf Books Sale.

At first when I saw the book was so thick, I felt intimidated. Thought I may lose interest halfway. However, am glad to say this book is a real page turner.

I like the way the author introduced each character chapter by chapter and no all jumble up together. The story goes on from there on. No flash back here and there to confuse readers.

This is not just another Chick-lit but there are suspense too. Can't help noticing how the author artfully kept the suspense up to the very end before revealing the person who is plotting to murder for money. Oppsie...looks like I have revealed a bit spoiler. 

Anyway, this is a good book to read if you are tired of the usual no brainer Chick-lit. This book is just nice as a vacation reads by the beach or swimming pool.

For me, I rate this book 4 stars out of 5 stars.


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