2017 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · thriller

Book Review: The Lucky One by Caroline Overington

Title: The Lucky One Author:  Caroline Overignton Published: May 1st 2017 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3 stars Keep your secrets. Tell your lies. The gripping new psychological thriller from the author of the bestselling The One Who Got Away. An old castle … For more than 150 years, a grand house… Continue reading Book Review: The Lucky One by Caroline Overington

2017 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Making of Christina by Meredith Jaffe

Title: The Making of Christina Author:  Meredith Jaffe Published: July 25th 2017 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Interior designer Christina Clemente is caught off guard by an intense affair with her charismatic client. Jackson Plummer quickly becomes the cure to Christina’s loneliness and a surrogate father to her young daughter Bianca. When Jackson suggests… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Making of Christina by Meredith Jaffe

2017 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · thriller

Book Review: The Girl in Kellers Way by Megan Goldin

Title: The Girl in Kellers Way Author:  Megan Goldin Published: May 29th 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 330 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery, Crime, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars When a body is found buried near the desolate forest road of Kellers Way, Detective Melanie Carter must identify the victim if she is to have any chance of finding the killer. That’s… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl in Kellers Way by Megan Goldin

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance

Book Review: Girl in Between by Anna Daniels

Title: Girl in Between Author:  Anna Daniels Published: April 26th 2017 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Lucy Crighton has just moved in with some gregarious housemates called Brian and Denise . . . who are her parents. She’s also the proud mother of Glenda, her beloved 10-year-old . . . kelpie. And she… Continue reading Book Review: Girl in Between by Anna Daniels

2017 Reviews · non-fiction · true crime

Book Review: The Contractor by Mark Abernethy

Title: The Contractor Author:  Mark Abernethy Published: July 25th 2017 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Non Fiction, True Crime RRP: $29.99 Meet Mike. Runs a building site, drives a ute, likes a beer, loves his nail-gun. But Mike is hiding in plain sight. When the Pentagon call him in as ‘Big Unit’, he’s another kind of contractor – one… Continue reading Book Review: The Contractor by Mark Abernethy

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition · suspense

Book Review: Beneath the Skin by Melissa James

Title: Beneath the Skin Author:  Melissa James Published: July 24th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Flying Doctor Elly Lavender has spent years on the run from a violent stalker. Her obsessive former patient will do anything and threaten anyone in his campaign to force her to love him. When her most… Continue reading Book Review: Beneath the Skin by Melissa James