Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A first US appearance for British Vincenzi. (Overlook will also be publishing two of her previous novels: Something Dangerous and Into Temptation.)Celia, headstrong daughter of aristocratic Edwardian parents, makes the breakfast kippers spin in their silver chafing dish when she decides to marry . . . out of her class. The object of her affections is tall, blond, handsome Oliver Lytton, the ... Read full review

Review: No Angel

Editorial Review - - Norah Piehl

Last year the Overlook Press, previously best known for publishing literary fiction and reissuing the Freddy the Pig children's books, took a gamble and published a big, popular book, THE COMPANY by Robert Littell. Its success prompted the publisher to tackle an equally ambitious project this year. This time, though, the novel is socalled women's fiction, and the subject matter is not the history ... Read full review

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This book should have been titled, "No Editing" instead of "No Angel." Although the story line was great, albeit sometimes tedious, the writing, grammar, spelling, punctuation, and editing were unforgivable. It is the worst
-written book I have read in my entire life! It is so ironic that the book is about excellence in publishing, when the writing and editing of this book are so abysmal. I started keeping track of the errors, but since there were so many on each page, I finally gave up. I would love to read the other two books in the trilogy, but cannot unless I'm informed beforehand that proper editing has been done. Otherwise the reader frustration would be too great to bear. What a shame.

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