If knowing some details of a book’s plot before you read it ruins it for you, it’s probably not that good a book.
It’s an indication that the book is over-reliant on plot, and niceties such as characterisation, quality of writing and a unique view of the world are not there.
In the world of reviews, they are called spoilers.
But there’s always an exception to the rule and Sydney Bridge Upside Down is it.[Read more…] about Sydney Bridge Upside Down by David Ballantyne