2018 Reviews · book bingo · horror · thriller · United States

#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book that scares you’ – It by Stephen King

#Book Bingo 2018 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. How does it work?  We have devised our own personalised book bingo card game. Twice a month, on the first and third Saturday of the month,Theresa, The Book Muse and I will complete a book review post, outlining… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book that scares you’ – It by Stephen King

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · crime · new release · rural fiction · suspense

New Release Book Review: Where the River Runs by Fleur McDonald

Title: Where the River Runs Author: Fleur McDonald Published: November 1st 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Rural, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Ten years ago, thirty-year-old Chelsea Taylor left the small country town of Barker and her family’s property to rise to the top as a concert pianist. With talent, ambition and a determination to show them… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Where the River Runs by Fleur McDonald

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · romance · Throwback Thursday · United States

Throwback Thursday Book Review: A Gingerbread Café Christmas by Rebecca Raisin

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! Enjoy the warmth, cupcakes and hot chocolate at… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: A Gingerbread Café Christmas by Rebecca Raisin

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Books On Tour · children · Just Write For Kids · Picture book

Just Write For Kids – Books On Tour – Blog Tour: Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush by Robyn Osborne and Illustrated by John Phillips

Title: Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush Author: Robyn Osborne Illustrator: John Phillips Published: July 2018 Publisher: Big Sky Publishing Pages: 32 Genres:  Children –  4 to 8 years RRP: $14.99 Rating: 4 stars Barefoot Bob and Bruno live together in a broken down barracks surrounded by the beautiful Aussie bush. Although they don’t have much in the bank, they are the best of… Continue reading Just Write For Kids – Books On Tour – Blog Tour: Bruno the Boisterous Blue Dog from the Bush by Robyn Osborne and Illustrated by John Phillips

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · Giveaway · new release · romance · rural fiction

New Release Book Review & Giveaway: The Wrong Callahan by Karly Lane

Title: The Wrong Callahan Author: Karly Lane Published: November 28th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars THE CALLAHANS OF STRINGYBARK CREEK – Book 1 It had been two long years since Lincoln Callahan had stood in front of the gates to Stringybark Creek. He was in the army then – a lifetime ago.… Continue reading New Release Book Review & Giveaway: The Wrong Callahan by Karly Lane

2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · Guest Review · Mrs R Review

Guest Book Review: The After Wife by Cass Hunter

Title: The After Wife Author: Cass Hunter Published: March 27th 2018 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 304 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The next word-of-mouth bestseller about a family given a second chance to reconnect with the woman they loved and lost. ‘It was original, beautiful, moving and insanely addictive – I wept and I laughed and I will be recommending it to… Continue reading Guest Book Review: The After Wife by Cass Hunter

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · Scotland

Book Review: Isobel’s Promise by Maggie Christensen

Title: Isobel’s Promise Author:  Maggie Christensen Published: August 2nd 2018 Publisher: Cala Publishing Pages: 312 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $4.12 (e book) $12.99 paperback Rating: 4 stars A promise for the future. A threat from the past. Can Bel find happiness? Back in Sydney after her aunt’s death, sixty-five year-old Bel Davison is making plans to sell up her home and business… Continue reading Book Review: Isobel’s Promise by Maggie Christensen