2018 Reviews · Book Broadcast · historical fiction · supernatural

Book Broadcast: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

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: The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Britain · contemporary fiction · crime · dual time frame · gothic · historical fiction · mystery · new release

New Release Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Title: The Clockmaker’s Daughter Author: Kate Morton Published: September 12th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 592 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary/Historical, Mystery RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars In the summer of 1862, a group of young artists led by the passionate and talented Edward Radcliffe descends upon Birchwood Manor on the banks of the Upper Thames. Their plan: to spend a secluded summer month in a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · historical fiction · literary · Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Half Wild by Pip Smith

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Sydney, 1938. After being hit by a car… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Half Wild by Pip Smith

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Dressing the Dearloves by Kelly Doust

Title: Dressing the Dearloves Author: Kelly Doust Published: August 20th 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars One crumbling grand manor house, a family in decline, five generations of women, and an attic full of beautiful clothes with secrets and lies hidden in their folds. Kelly Doust, author of Precious Things, spins another warm, glamorous… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Dressing the Dearloves by Kelly Doust

2018 Reviews · Book Broadcast · Britain · historical fiction

Book Broadcast: The House Across the Street by Lesley Pearse

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: The House Across the Street by Lesley Pearse

2018 Reviews · historical fiction · new release · World War II

New Release Book Review: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

Title: The Survivors Author: Kate Furnivall Published: October 1st 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia Pages: 448 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Germany, 1945. Klara Janowska and her daughter Alicja have walked for weeks to get to Graufeld Displaced Persons camp. In the cramped, dirty, dangerous conditions they, along with 3,200 others, are the lucky ones. They have survived and will do… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

2018 Reviews · a-z author challenge 2018 · Britain · contemporary fiction · historical fiction · romance

Book Review: The Love Letter by Lucinda Riley

Title: The Love Letter Author: Lucinda Riley Published: July 31st 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 576 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary/Historical, Romance RRP: $17.99 Rating: 4 stars Keeping secrets is a dangerous game… 1995, London. When Sir James Harrison, one the greatest actors of his generation, passes away at the age of ninety-five he leaves behind not just a heartbroken family but also a secret so… Continue reading Book Review: The Love Letter by Lucinda Riley