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

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

Book Review: Country Roads by Nicole Hurley-Moore

Title: Country Roads Author: Nicole Hurley-Moore Published: January 25 2017 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 312 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Rural Fiction, Australian, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The compelling story of a grief-stricken man reeling from tragedy and a hard-working female farmer dealing with betrayal who may just find love and healing with each other. Rebecca Duprey is working day… Continue reading Book Review: Country Roads by Nicole Hurley-Moore

2017 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · New Zealand · romance · rural ficition

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Last McAdam by Holly Ford

Title: The Last McAdam Author: Holly Ford Published: March 1st 2017 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 300 Genres:  Fiction,  Contemporary, Rural, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars This romantic, irresistibly entertaining novel tells the story of Tess Drummond, who’s been sent to turn around the fortunes of a remote sheep and cattle station her employer has taken over. What Tess hasn’t… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Last McAdam by Holly Ford

2017 Reviews · contemporary fiction · romance · rural ficition

Wayward Heart by Cathryn Hein

Title: Wayward Heart Author: Cathryn Hein Published: December 12th 2016 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A compelling rural romance, with a healthy sprinkling of suspense and family drama. Jasmine Thomas should feel safe in her cosy cottage at Admella Beach after finally putting an end to an ill-advised romance. But her perfect sanctuary… Continue reading Wayward Heart by Cathryn Hein

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

Book Review: Third Time Lucky by Karly Lane

Title: Third Time Lucky Author: Karly Lane Published: November 23rd 2016 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Novella, December’s Wish was published in 2013. This is the re-release as a full length novel and re-titled Third Time Lucky After a disastrous marriage, December Doyle is back in her home town of Christmas… Continue reading Book Review: Third Time Lucky by Karly Lane

2017 Reviews · Australian · rural ficition · saga

Book Review: A Distant Journey by Di Morrissey

Title: A Distant Journey Author: Di Morrissey Published: October 25th 2016 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia Pages: 361 Genres: Fiction, Australian RRP: $34.99 Rating: 4 stars In 1962 Cindy drops out of college to impulsively marry an Australian grazier, moving from the glamorous world of Palm Springs, California, to an isolated sheep station on the sweeping plains of the Riverina in New South Wales.… Continue reading Book Review: A Distant Journey by Di Morrissey