#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · Giveaway · new release

New Release Book Review and Giveaway: Wolfe Island by Lucy Treloar

Title: Wolfe Island Author: Lucy Treloar Published: August 27th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Kitty Hawke, the last inhabitant of a dying island sinking into the wind-lashed Chesapeake Bay, has resigned herself to annihilation… Until one night her granddaughter blows ashore in the midst of a storm, desperate, begging for sanctuary. For years, Kitty has… Continue reading New Release Book Review and Giveaway: Wolfe Island by Lucy Treloar

2019 Reviews · Books On Tour · historical fiction · Just Write For Kids · young adult

#Books On Tour: Hadamar: The House of Shudders by Jason K. Foster

Title: Hadamar: The House of Shudders Author: Jason K.  Foster Published: June 1st 2019 Publisher: Big Sky Publishing Pages: 370 Genres:  Historical Fiction, Young Adult RRP: $17.50 Rating: 4 stars A bastard, a shame, a national disgrace. Nazi Germany is ruled by Hitler’s barbaric policies of racial cleansing. Ingrid Marchand’s only sin was to be born black. Horrifying institutions like Hadamar are… Continue reading #Books On Tour: Hadamar: The House of Shudders by Jason K. Foster

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · book bingo · historical fiction

#Book Bingo 2019 Round 18: ‘Written by an Australian Woman’- The Invitation by Belinda Alexandra

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 18: ‘Written by an Australian Woman’- The Invitation by Belinda Alexandra

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · young adult

Beauty & Lace Book Review: Rogue by A.J. Betts

Title: Rogue Author: A.J. Betts Published: June 25th 2019 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Young Adult RRP: $16.99 Rating:  3 stars There was no going back; there was no choice, anymore. I’d chosen out and this was it: hot-cold, dry-wet, bright-dark and lonely. Hayley has gone rogue. She’s left everything she’s ever known – her friends, her bees, her whole world… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Rogue by A.J. Betts

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Blue Rose by Kate Forsyth

Title: The Blue Rose Author: Kate Forsyth Published: July 16th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Moving between Imperial China and France during the ‘Terror’ of the French Revolution and inspired by the true story of the quest for a blood-red rose. Viviane de Faitaud has grown up alone at the Chateau de Belisama-sur-le-Lac… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Blue Rose by Kate Forsyth

2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · Political · thriller

New Release Book Review: State of Fear by Tim Ayliffe

Title: State of Fear Author: Tim Ayliffe Published: August 1st 2019 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Catching the world’s most wanted terrorist was supposed to be someone else’s job… John Bailey has a history of being in the wrong place at the wrong time. The former war correspondent has been kidnapped and tortured –… Continue reading New Release Book Review: State of Fear by Tim Ayliffe

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance · rural fiction · small town · women's fiction

New Release Book Review: The Memories We Hide by Jodi Gibson

Title: The Memories We Hide Author: Jodi Gibson Published: August 20th 2019 Publisher: Self Published Pages: 242 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Women’s Fiction RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4 stars Can you trust your memories? Laura Murphy has always been intent on leaving the past behind her, however, when she returns home to care for her dying mother, she finds painful memories begin to resurface. Ten… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Memories We Hide by Jodi Gibson