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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

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Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Last of the Bonegilla Girls by Victoria Purman

Title: The Last of the Bonegilla Girls Author: Victoria Purman Published: April 24th 2018 Publisher: HQ Fiction Pages: 432 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Can the Bonegilla girls defeat their past? Or will it come to claim them? 1954: When sixteen–year–old Hungarian Elizabeta arrives in Australia with her family, she is hoping to escape the hopelessness of life as… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Last of the Bonegilla Girls by Victoria Purman

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Beauty & Lace Book Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Title: Every Note Played Author: Lisa Genova Published: April 1st 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From the bestselling author of STILL ALICE comes a powerful and heartbreakingly moving exploration of regret, forgiveness, freedom – and what it means to be alive. An accomplished concert pianist, Richard’s inspired performances received standing ovations from audiences… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

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Beauty & Lace Book Review: Birthright by Fiona Lowe

Title: Birthright Author: Fiona Lowe Published: February 19th 2018 Publisher: HQ Fiction Pages: 512 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australia, Rural, Saga RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Australian author Fiona Lowe returns with a juicy family saga, set against the backdrop of Victoria’s high country, about unforgettable characters tangled together by a wealthy inheritance, secrets and betrayal. Is an inheritance a privilege or a right?… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Birthright by Fiona Lowe

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Beauty & Lace Book Review: Water Under the Bridge by Lily Malone

Title: Water Under the Bridge Author: Lily Malone Published: February 19th 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Rural, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Ella Davenport hasn’t been in a swimming pool since a bad decision ruined her chance of Olympic gold. So when Ella decides on a new career selling property, she chooses Chalk Hill. The country… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Water Under the Bridge by Lily Malone

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Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Rules of Backyard Croquet by Sunni Overend

Title: The Rules of Backyard Croquet Author: Sunni Overend Published: February 19th 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 All’s fair in love and couture … Fashion and love collide in the stylish new novel from the author of The Dangers of Truffle Hunting. Disgraced fashion prodigy Apple March has gone into hiding, concealing herself within the… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Rules of Backyard Croquet by Sunni Overend

2018 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · women's fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: That Girl by Kate Kerrigan

Title: That Girl Author: Kate Kerrigan Published: January 1st 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Women’s Fiction RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars You can escape a place. But you can’t escape yourself. Hanna flees the scene of a terrible crime in her native Sligo. If she can just vanish, re-invent herself under a new name, perhaps the police won’t catch… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: That Girl by Kate Kerrigan