#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · children · contemporary fiction · romance

Book Review: Tilly Maguire and the Royal Wedding Mess by Emma Grey

Title: Tilly Maguire and the Royal Wedding Mess Author: Emma Grey Published: December 17th 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins AU Pages: 304 Genres:  Children (12+) RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3.5 stars ROYAL WEDDING; ROYAL MESS! WHAT HAS 18-YEAR-OLD PR INTERN TILLY MAGUIRE LANDED HERSELF IN? Aspiring writer, 18-year-old Tilly Maguire, is a totally reformed ex-superfan of British boyband singer, Reuben Vaughan. Yeah, she was going to… Continue reading Book Review: Tilly Maguire and the Royal Wedding Mess by Emma Grey

2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · Goodreads giveaway · mystery · suspense · thriller

Book Review: The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo

Title: The Girl Without Skin Author: Mads Peder Nordbo Published: October 1st 2018 Publisher: Text Publishing Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars They were near the edge of the glacier. The sea beneath the helicopter was dense with pack ice. In front of them, the endless whiteness stretched as far as the light could reach. It hurt his… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl Without Skin by Mads Peder Nordbo

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Things We Cannot Say

Title: The Things We Cannot Say Author: Kelly Rimmer Published: February 26th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Historical/Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars A searing page-turner of family secrets and the legacy of war by the Top 10 bestselling Australian author of BEFORE I LET YOU GO 2019 Life changed beyond recognition for Alice when her son, Eddie, was born with autism spectrum… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Things We Cannot Say

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · historical fiction · rural fiction

New Release Book Review: Sunshine by Kim Kelly

Title: Sunshine Author: Kim Kelly Published: March 5th 2019 Publisher: Jazz Monkey Publications Pages: 222 Genres: Fiction, Australian, Historical Rating: 4.5 stars A tale of longing, loss and growing love under the bright Australian sun. It’s 1921 and the Great War has left in its wake untold tragedy, not only in lives lost, but in the guilt of survivors, the deep-set scars… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Sunshine by Kim Kelly

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction

Book Review: The Dairy Farmer’s Daughter by Sarah Williams

Title: The Dairy Farmer’s Daughter Author: Sarah Williams Published: November 28th 2018 Publisher: Serenade Publishing Pages: 240 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Rural, Romance Rating: 4 stars Justin Wheeler is not a country boy. He could have been, if his mother had stayed married to his father and not moved back to the city when he was only a toddler. But now that his estranged… Continue reading Book Review: The Dairy Farmer’s Daughter by Sarah Williams

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · book bingo · historical fiction · romance

#Book Bingo 2019 Round 6: ‘Historical’ – The Girl From Eureka by Cheryl Adnams

Book Bingo 2019 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. Each Saturday, on a fortnightly basis, beginning on Saturday 5th January 2019, Ashleigh, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2019 card contains a total of 30… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2019 Round 6: ‘Historical’ – The Girl From Eureka by Cheryl Adnams

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · rural fiction

New Release Book Review: Home Fires by Fiona Lowe

Title: Home Fires Author: Fiona Lowe Published: February 18th 2019 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia (HQ Fiction) Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars When a lethal bushfire tore through Myrtle, nestled in Victoria’s breathtaking Otway Ranges, the town’s buildings – and the lives of its residents – were left as smouldering ash. For three women in particular, the fire fractured… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Home Fires by Fiona Lowe