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Cross Fire-Free Preview: The First 30 Chapters

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

27 out of 31 people found this review helpful.

Read before you buy

People.....it says "Free PREVIEW"....and that's exactly what it is. Don't get upset if you can't read.

posted by 173804 on March 19, 2011

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78 out of 87 people found this review helpful.

Recommend-but it is not free

Enjoyed the reading until I found out this preview was nothing more than a con. You have to buy this book in order to see how it ends. Thanks for nothing B&N.

posted by biloxi45 on February 2, 2011

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  • Posted February 2, 2011

    Recommend-but it is not free

    Enjoyed the reading until I found out this preview was nothing more than a con. You have to buy this book in order to see how it ends. Thanks for nothing B&N.

    78 out of 87 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2011

    Not a free book

    Sorry, but this isn't a free book, so quit advertising it as a free book.

    75 out of 83 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 26, 2011

    this is a sample

    what a ripe off, this is not a free book. It is nothing more than a bait and switch.

    54 out of 62 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 5, 2011

    FREE????

    Dislike "FREE" when it isn't really free!! I agree with the other reviews; if it is in the free section you have the expectation of getting the WHOLE book for free not a sample.

    50 out of 54 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2011

    Don't get fooled again

    A lot to like about Barnes and Noble but a fair amount to dislike as well. It is a bait and switch about being a "free book" but not really. They do their customers a major diservice with advertising like they do. Other readers..don't fall for it, it's a scam.

    29 out of 32 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 19, 2011

    Read before you buy

    People.....it says "Free PREVIEW"....and that's exactly what it is. Don't get upset if you can't read.

    27 out of 31 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 1, 2011

    Don't be fooled by the false ads of a free book.

    Starts out good and the first 30 chapters were interesting, but here is the switch. Nook says it is a free book but once you get to the end of the free sample, they want to sell you the rest of the story. I would rather Nook be up front and tell you it is not a free book but just a teaser. Please have someone in Nook be reading this and be honest in your ads; not decietful.

    Signed:
    A long time reader of James Patterson novels.

    13 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 1, 2011

    all of his books are good

    new to nook- very confusing on what is really a "free" book or just sample-agree with others if not truly a free complete book - then it should not be under this section- how about a free sample section??

    11 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 17, 2011

    Free PREVIEW indeed

    The latest snarly review by "anonymous" on the ability of nookers to read is disingenuous at best. But fear not, faithful nookers - like most of Patterson's books, you will find it in the Bargain Books section at your nearest B&N fairly soon at around $5 bucks to catch the ending - or just refuse to buy into the worthless FREE BOOKS at all and wait for the bargain basement special like I do!

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 2, 2012

    READ THE TITLE

    I cant believe people are complaining that its a preview when it SAYS IT RIGHT IN THE TITLE PAGE. Its not misleading if you READ THE TITLE BEFORE BUYING. Sheesh.

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2012

    great read - check it out

    this is a great read if into james patterson cross series i loved it

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 22, 2011

    It's not a complete book

    This is a con game played by B&N. They list a lot of books as FREE when they are only a preview, or FREE SAMPLE, as they call them.

    Stop doing that!

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2012

    Joe

    Save me...from reading stupid storiest and pointless reviews!

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 3, 2012

    Interesting

    Maybe slow BUT VERY INTERESTING

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 31, 2011

    Cross fire

    Great book.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 25, 2011

    Don't be Conned

    Another incomplete book. I have really lost faith in Barnes and Noble because of this practice of bait and switch, deceptive practices.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2014

    This is good so far

    This is intresting

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2014

    Nice Preview

    Nice book, but its a preview so you only get to read 160 pages :(

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 28, 2014

    Minus stars

    I wish they would put these free preview selectiins in anothere place. They arent books and they take up space in the book section. Hate these bait and switch things. Either give us the books fir free or put them in the purchase sections and away from the free books sections.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2013

    ok

    ok

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