Q & A

Q & A with Alli Sinclair, Author of Burning Fields

It is my pleasure to welcome Alli Sinclair, an author I have admired since I read her debut novel, Luna Tango, in 2014. Now it is time to host Alli on Mrs B’s Book Reviews for a Q & A session. This follows a five star review I published last week of Alli’s latest novel, Burning Fields on… Continue reading Q & A with Alli Sinclair, Author of Burning Fields

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: A Country Mile by Mandy Magro

Title: A Country Mile Author: Mandy Magro Published: April 23rd 2018 Publisher: Harlequin – Mira Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Secrets. Everyone has at least one… When Sophie Copinni’s love life turns sour, a trip to her hometown in Far North Queensland is the perfect time for her to take stock of her future. There,… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: A Country Mile by Mandy Magro

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery

Book Review: Force of Nature by Jane Harper

Title: Force of Nature Author: Jane Harper Published: September 26th 2017 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Crime RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Lost, Cold, Desperate … Danger Runs Deep Five women reluctantly pick up their backpacks and start walking along the muddy track. Only four come out the other side. The hike through the rugged Giralang Ranges is meant to take… Continue reading Book Review: Force of Nature by Jane Harper

2018 Reviews · children · Picture book

Children’s Book Review: Along Came A Different by Tom McLaughlin

Title: Along Came A Different Author:  Tom McLaughlin Published: May 1st 2018 Publisher: Bloomsbury Australia Pages: 32 Genres:  Children (0-5) RRP: $21.99 Rating: 4 stars Reds love being red. Yellows love being yellow. And Blues love being blue. The problem is that they just don’t like each other. But one day, along comes a different colour who likes Reds, Yellows and Blues, and suddenly everything starts… Continue reading Children’s Book Review: Along Came A Different by Tom McLaughlin

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · a-z author challenge 2018 · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: When a smooth–talking, sophisticated city girl comes… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · psychological · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Liar’s Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard

Title: The Liar’s Girl Author: Catherine Ryan Howard Published: April 24th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars The disturbing discovery of a young woman’s body; the chilling emergence of a copy-cat killer; Alison Smith must return to the horrors of her past, and finds herself in the grip of a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Liar’s Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · historical fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair

Title: Burning Fields Author: Alli Sinclair Published: May 21st 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Mira Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Historical, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars Romeo and Juliet set in Queensland’s sugar cane fields in 1948, as the daughter of an Anglo-Australian family falls for an Italian immigrant against the wishes of her family. 1948. The world is struggling to regain a sense… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair