Wish You Were Here - Mike Gayle Reviews
Description:ISBN 0340825421 / Genre: Fiction / Author: Mike Gayle / Paperback / 416 Pages / Book is published 2008-07-10 by Hodder Paperbacks
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by - written on 13/11/11 (Very useful, 116 readings)
==Background:== I have always been a fan of Mike Gayle's novels, so when on a web site I realised I had enough points to get this novel free I jumped at the chance. The only problem was it took nearly four weeks to arrive and I had nearly given up every receiving it. And because it was a gift I had no idea what the book would be like I simply selected it on this author reputation. ==About the author:== Mike Gayle is a British author who has been writing novels since 1998. I would describe his books as 'bloke lits' if there is such a thing! As the majority of his characters are male; it deals with issues men face and is ... Read the complete review
by - written on 05/04/10 (Useful, 30 readings)
Mike Gayle is a brilliant author, i love all his books and recommend this one to everyone. Many books like this are written by women so its great to get a mans perspective on things! His books are easy reading however I have to admit corny as it sounds I could not put it down. This is a great read to take on holiday this summer. Honestly its not a complex book that's going to make you think however if that's what you want then these are not the sorts of books I'd expect you to pick up. In short the main character has broken up with his girlfriend and goes on holiday with his mates for a lads holiday. Many of us have been through similar experiences and can relate to this Read the complete review
by - written on 13/10/09, updated on 17/08/11 (Very useful, 190 readings)
Ever since I read 'His 'n' Hers' I have been a big fan of the writer Mike Gayle. The books he writes are what I think is called 'lad lit' which is just like chick lit really except that it is written by a bloke about blokes doing 'blokey' things! All of Mike Gayle's books are written in this way, including the latest one I have read - Wish You Were Here. The story is told by Charlie who is thirty five and single having recently separated from his long term girlfriend. His mate Andy has the idea that a holiday is just what Charlie needs to cheer him up. However, unbeknownst to Charlie he books an 18- 30 holiday in the Crete resort of Malia. Now both Charlie and ... Read the complete review
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