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

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

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Country Girl by Cathryn Hein

Title: The Country Girl Author: Cathryn Hein Published: December 18th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Can this love story find a new beginning? After landing a major cookbook deal, star food blogger Tash Ranger swaps city life for the family farm. But Tash’s homecoming is bittersweet, for now she can no longer avoid… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Country Girl by Cathryn Hein

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Beauty & Lace Book Club Review: Paris Dreaming by Katrina Lawrence

Title: Paris Dreaming Author:  Katrina Lawrence Published: November 20th 2017 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Biography, True Stories, Memoir RRP: $35.00 Rating: 4 stars An Australian beauty journalist shares her obsession with Paris – a city which has been her guide through a lifelong journey of self-discovery. Katrina Lawrence first fell in love with Paris at the age of five, and… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Club Review: Paris Dreaming by Katrina Lawrence

2017 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: Facing the Flame (Matilda Saga, Book #7) by Jackie French

Title: Facing the Flame (Matilda Saga, Book #7) Author:  Jackie French Published: November 20th 2017 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 304 Genres:  Fiction, Australian RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars There have been fires before, but not like this. Heartbreaking and powerful, FACING THE FLAME is a story of the triumph of courage and community, and a love for the land so deep… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Facing the Flame (Matilda Saga, Book #7) by Jackie French

2017 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · crime · new adult · small town · suspense · thriller

Beauty and Lace Book Review: Little Secrets by Anna Snoekstra

Title: Little Secrets Author:  Anna Snoekstra Published: October 23rd 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Crime, Mystery, Suspense,Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars What happens when ambition trumps the truth? A town reeling in the wake of tragedy An arsonist is on the loose in Colmstock, Australia, most recently burning down the town’s courthouse and killing a… Continue reading Beauty and Lace Book Review: Little Secrets by Anna Snoekstra

2017 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · young adult

Beauty & Lace Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: If There’s No Tomorrow Author:  Jennifer L. Armentrout Published: September 5th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Young Adult RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3 stars Lena Wise is always looking forward to tomorrow, especially at the start of her senior year. She’s ready to pack in as much friend time as possible, to finish college applications and to maybe… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer L. Armentrout

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