2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · fiction · mystery · new release · small town

New Release Book Review: The Nancys by R.W.R. McDonald

Title: The Nancys Author: R.W.R. McDonald Published: June 3rd 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Tippy Chan is eleven and lives in a small town in a very quiet part of the world – the place her Uncle Pike escaped from the first chance he got as a teenager. Now Pike is back with his new… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Nancys by R.W.R. McDonald

2019 Aussie male author challenge · 2019 Reviews · fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Daughter of Bad Times by Rohan Wilson

Title: Daughter of Bad Times Author: Rohan Wilson Published: May 6th 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars ‘What better pitch than helping the refugees of the world? Who doesn’t want to help refugees, right? The five Australian facilities are immigration detention centres, sure, but they’re also manufacturing plants. That means two revenue streams for one facility.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Daughter of Bad Times by Rohan Wilson

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · fiction · Ireland · new release · women's fiction

New Release Book Review: Beneath The Veil by Bernadette O’Connor

Title: Beneath The Veil Author: Bernadette O’Connor Published: February 28th 2019 Publisher: Karen McDermott Pages: 378 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Nobody knows what lies Beneath the Veil. Clara grows up haunted by the dark secrets of her past: a deadly betrayal, unspoken and unspeakable. Clara is too scared to speak her truth, knowing she will be condemned and punished… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Beneath The Veil by Bernadette O’Connor

2018 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · crime · fiction · mystery

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas

Title: The Psychology of Time Travel Author: Kate Mascarenhas Published: August 1st 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Crime, Mystery RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars A time travel murder mystery from a brilliantly original new voice. Perfect for readers of Naomi Alderman’s The Power and Emily St John Mandel’s Station Eleven . 1967. Four female scientists invent a… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Book Broadcast · fantasy · fiction · history · juvenile · new release

Book Broadcast: His Name Was Walter by Emily Rodda

Book Broadcast is a post I have created to help ease the load of the books I have for review. It is a great way to spread the word, providing recognition to an author or publisher for sending me a book to review. As my reviewing and blogging duties have stepped up a notch in… Continue reading Book Broadcast: His Name Was Walter by Emily Rodda

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · fiction · new release · young adult

New Release Book Review: Hive by A.J. Betts

Title: Hive Author: A.J. Betts Published: June 26th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Genres: Fiction, Young Adult RRP: $16.99 Pages: 272 Rating: 3.5 stars All I can tell you is what I remember, in the words that I have. Hayley tends to her bees and follows the rules in the only world she has ever known. Until she witnesses the impossible: a drip from… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Hive by A.J. Betts

2018 Reviews · crime · fantasy · fiction · Guest Review · local writer · Mrs R Review · mystery · paranormal · romance · supernatural · thriller

Guest Book Review: Justice by Georgia Tingley

Title: Justice (Angel Calling) Author: Georgia Tingley Published: March 1st 2018 Publisher: Georgeous Publishing Pages: 314 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Paranormal, Supernatural RRP: $27.50 Rating: 3 stars Independence Day, 4th July, 1976 – Thirteen-year-old Christine Conroy mysteriously vanishes from her back yard in a small country town in North Western USA. Folks think Christine has run away to Hollywood as she… Continue reading Guest Book Review: Justice by Georgia Tingley