2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition · small town

Book Review: Talk of the Town by Rachael Johns

Title: Talk of the Town Author:  Rachael Johns Published: April 24th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars Lawson Cooper-Jones has two priorities in life – his son, Ned, and the survival of the dairy farm that has been in his family for generations. Despite the best efforts of the town matchmakers and the… Continue reading Book Review: Talk of the Town by Rachael Johns

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction · romance · rural ficition

Book Review: If Wishes Were Horses by Karly Lane

Title: If Wishes Were Horses Author:  Karly Lane Published: May 1st 2017 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 348 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars This captivating story of two people recovering from terrible tragedy and loss, and the importance of community, friendship and the power of love. Already struggling to come to terms with the tragic death of… Continue reading Book Review: If Wishes Were Horses by Karly Lane

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition · suspense

Book Review: Beneath the Skin by Melissa James

Title: Beneath the Skin Author:  Melissa James Published: July 24th 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Flying Doctor Elly Lavender has spent years on the run from a violent stalker. Her obsessive former patient will do anything and threaten anyone in his campaign to force her to love him. When her most… Continue reading Book Review: Beneath the Skin by Melissa James

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition

Book Review: Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney

Title: Summer Harvest Author:  Georgina Penney Published: February 1st 2016 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars English dog trainer Beth Poole is having trouble getting her life back together after beating a life-threatening illness and divorcing her husband. When her Aussie-soap-obsessed grandma sends her to Australia to recover, it seems… Continue reading Book Review: Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition

Book Review: Dear Banjo by Sasha Wasley

Title: Dear Banjo Author:  Sasha Wasley Published: May 29th 2017 Publisher: Penguin Random House Australia Pages: 381 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars They were best friends who were never meant to fall in love – but for one of them, it was already way too late. Willow ‘Banjo’ Paterson and Tom Forrest were raised on neighboring cattle… Continue reading Book Review: Dear Banjo by Sasha Wasley

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition · small town

Book Review: The Drifter by Anthea Hodgson

Title: The Drifter Author: Anthea Hodgson Published: September 19th 2016 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Rural, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Cate Christie is a party girl, unable to commit to anything, until she is involved in a tragic accident that changes everything. To escape her guilt and her parents’ bitter disapproval, Cate leaves Perth for… Continue reading Book Review: The Drifter by Anthea Hodgson

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · Goodreads giveaway · romance · rural ficition

Book Review: Angel’s Share by Kayte Nunn

Title: Angel’s Share Author: Kayte Nunn Published: May 1st 2017 Publisher: Nero Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars When something is taken away, it can make what’s left all the sweeter – in winemaking, they call it the ‘angels’ share’. Mattie Cameron thinks she’s got it all figured out: an impressive career in London, a… Continue reading Book Review: Angel’s Share by Kayte Nunn