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No Name

by Wilkie Collins

In my opinion, it's the best book by Collins and one of the best books I've read in my life. The plot is ingenious, the characters are well-drawn and unique. The book has it all: a mystery, suspense, humor, tragedy, melodrama, deaths, disguises, a duel of wits, many thrilling moments, and at the center of it all lies a story of a woman who refuses to give in to circumstances and decides to recover what is rightfully hers.This is a delightful story of determination and despair, greed and magnanimity, revenge and forgiveness.

Reviewed on 2010.03.31

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