#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · domestic · life lit · new release · women's fiction

New Release Book Review: Sisters and Brothers by Fiona Palmer

Title: Sisters and Brothers Author: Fiona Palmer Published: August 28th 2018 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Domestic, Life Lit RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A poignant novel of heartbreak, adoption and family secrets Emma, a nurse and busy mother of three, has always dreamed of having a sister. Michelle, at 46, wonders if it’s too late to fall in love and… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Sisters and Brothers by Fiona Palmer

2017 Reviews · Australian · Book Broadcast · contemporary fiction · life lit

Book Broadcast: The Shape of Us by Lisa Ireland

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 Shape of Us by Lisa Ireland

2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · life lit · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: Love Will Tear Us Apart by Holly Seddon

Title: Love Will Tear Us Apart Author: Holly Seddon Published: June 27th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The third psychological thriller from the author of the bestselling Try Not to Breathe and Don’t Close Your Eyes: Are the vows of marriage really that strong? Kate and Paul have been married for ten years. Childhood best friends… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Love Will Tear Us Apart by Holly Seddon

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · life lit · new release

New Release Book Review: Return to Roseglen by Helene Young

Title: Return to Roseglen Author: Helene Young Published: July 2nd 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars At times like these families should be coming together, not tearing each other apart. On her remote North Queensland cattle station, Ivy Dunmore is facing the end of her days. Increasingly frail, all she holds dear is threatened not… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Return to Roseglen by Helene Young

2018 Reviews · Britain · contemporary fiction · life lit · new release

New Release Book Review: Ghosted by Rosie Walsh

Title: Ghosted Author: Rosie Walsh Published: June 12th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars If you’ve ever found yourself waiting for a call that didn’t come, Ghosted by Rosie Walsh is the book for you. Imagine you meet a man, spend seven glorious days together, and fall in love. And it’s mutual: you’ve never been so certain of anything.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Ghosted by Rosie Walsh

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · life lit · new release

New Release Book Review: The Art of Friendship by Lisa Ireland

Title: The Art of Friendship Author: Lisa Ireland Published: April 24th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars We all expect our friendships from childhood to last forever… Libby and Kit have been best friends ever since the day 11-year-old Kit bounded up to Libby’s bedroom window. They’ve seen each other through first kisses, bad break-ups… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Art of Friendship by Lisa Ireland

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · book bingo · contemporary fiction · life lit · women's fiction

#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book with a number in the title’ – The Fifth Letter by Nicola Moriarty

#Book Bingo 2018 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite blogger, Theresa Smith Writes. How does it work?  We have devised our own personalised book bingo card game. Twice a month, on the first and third Saturday of the month, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries.… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book with a number in the title’ – The Fifth Letter by Nicola Moriarty