Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on KIWIreviews.co.nz : Thursday 12th December 2019 - 16:03:19

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Books > Non-Fiction > Accusation: A Wife's Story review

« Franz Ferdinand - Live reviewFranz Ferdinand - LiveDestiny's Children : 3 : Transcendent reviewDestiny »

Score: 8.3/10  [1 review]
3 out of 5
ProdID: 902 - Accusation: A Wife's Story
Written by Mary Fielding and Jane Westaway

Accusation: A Wife's Story
Price:
$29.95
Sample/s Supplied by:
Click to search for all products supplied by Longacre Press

Disclosure StatementFULL DISCLOSURE: A number of units of this product have, at some time, been supplied to KIWIreviews by the company for the purposes of unbiased, independent reviews. No fee was accepted by KIWIreviews or the reviewers themselves - these are genuine, unpaid consumer reviews.
Available:
September 2005

Accusation: A Wife's Story product reviews

ACCUSATION is Mary Fielding's account of a nightmare that begins one ordinary evening with a knock at her front door. Minutes later three police officers lead away her husband Steve. Later that night he is charged on two counts of indecency. What is his wife and mother of his two daughters to believe? And which is worse: that her husband is guilty as charged, or that an innocent man is subjected to such on-going anguish?

After a two-and-a-half year battle which threatens the Fielding's emotional and economic survival, Steve is spat out of a system that Mary now sees as deeply flawed, shockingly unjust. It's easy to believe in justice, to trust police to investigate and judges to deliver sound verdicts, that is, until someone in your family is arrested, charged and tried. Then that belief can be shattered forever.

Check out Longacre Press onlineClick here to see all the listings for Longacre Press They do not have a public website They do not have a Twitter account They do not have a Facebook page They do not have a YouTube Channel They do not have a Pinterest board They do not have an Instagram channel



Tags:
crime   drama   jane westaway   justice   mary fielding   police
Other listings you may be interested in:
The Riddles of EpsilonThe Riddles of Epsilon
Rating: 9.0
Geronimo Stilton - Singing SensationGeronimo Stilton - Singing Sensation
Rating: 8.3
Planet Earth - Up Close!Planet Earth - Up Close!
Rating: 9.3
Wolven 2 - The Twilight CircusWolven 2 - The Twilight Circus
Rating: 9.3
Red RocksRed Rocks
Rating: 8.8
Tractor Ted All About TractorsTractor Ted All About Tractors
Rating: 10.0
Bombay BluesBombay Blues
Rating: 8.3
Dark Lord of DerkholmDark Lord of Derkholm
Rating: 10.0
The Raven Cycle 3 - Blue Lily, Lily BlueThe Raven Cycle 3 - Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Rating: 9.0
Horses of the Dawn #2: Star RiseHorses of the Dawn #2: Star Rise
Rating: 9.8
Build Your Own Minions Punch-Out Activity BookBuild Your Own Minions Punch-Out Activity Book
Rating: 9.3
Diary of a Minecraft Creeper #1 Creeper LifeDiary of a Minecraft Creeper #1 Creeper Life
Rating: 7.9
Gideon The NinthGideon The Ninth
Rating: 8.3

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of kiwiblondie

Review by: kiwiblondie (Michelle)
Dated: 10th of January, 2016

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 8.3/10
Value for Money:
Score 9 out of 10
Interesting Facts:
Score 8 out of 10
Accuracy:
Score 9 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 7 out of 10

I am the kind of person who enjoys reading true stories , it is great when the story is told in a good easy to read way with no flowery writing. The story was easy to read and interesting , I spend most the story wondering what would happen next and how Steve would prove his innocence. The book made it rather obvious that he was innocent and that the unbelievable happened, the police did a rather shocking job of investigating since they were that sure he was guilty. I would like to have known what really happened but the story concentrated on the court case and how Mary dealt with everything. There was some parts that were difficult to read due to the terminology used, you would need to understand the appeals process and the legal grounds for an appeal.

I managed to read the book in an afternoon as it was interesting enough to have me wanting to know how they proved his innocence and who actually did the crime. The book does show that the legal system is not as great as it should be and it was really easy to see why Mary's faith in the system was shaken and eventually broken.

I am glad I took the chance to read the story but I am not sure I would read it again as there were a lot of unanswered questions but that is just my curiosity wanting to know how things got done and why and I know that sometimes you just have to have unanswered questions . I definitely don't recommend the book for young readers.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Books'...

Score: 8.9
Product reviews for listing 4282: Ping and Pong Are Best Friends (Mostly) -  Author: Tim Hopgood

Product image for Ping and Pong Are Best Friends (Mostly)Ping and Pong are a pair of penguins who love to do new things. But whatever Ping tries to do, Pong can do it better - Ping can squeak in French, Pong can squeak in nine different languages, Ping can catch a fish, Pong can catch a shark...Is there anything Ping can do best? Yes, he can be a BEST friend.

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the ePLURIBUS.nz Network. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of KIWIreviews.co.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, under the assumption that they are the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Why did Kamikaze pilots wear helmets?"
unattributed

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream