#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · book bingo · dual time frame · romance · rural ficition

#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book with a yellow cover’ – The Country Wedding by Barbara Hannay

#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 yellow cover’ – The Country Wedding by Barbara Hannay

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

Release Day Book Review: One More Song by Nicki Edwards

Title: One More Song Author:  Nicki Edwards Published: November 28th 2017 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Harry Baxter and Edwina Campbell lead completely different lives. A lot has changed for Harry since he escaped his home town of Yallambah ten years ago, headed for the bright lights of the big city. Now he’s… Continue reading Release Day Book Review: One More Song by Nicki Edwards

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