#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · book bingo · historical fiction · World War I

#Book Bingo 2020 Round 11: ‘Set in an era you’d love to travel back in time to’- The Desert Nurse by Pamela Hart

Book Bingo 2020 is a collaboration challenge I am completing for the third year with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. On the second Saturday of each month, beginning on Saturday 11th January 2020, Theresa, Ashleigh and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2020 card… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2020 Round 11: ‘Set in an era you’d love to travel back in time to’- The Desert Nurse by Pamela Hart

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Suicide House by Charlie Donlea

Title: The Suicide House Author: Charlie Donlea Published: August 4th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars From the bestselling author of The Girl Who Was Taken and Don’t Believe It comes a riveting twister of a thriller featuring enigmatic cold case expert Rory Moore and famed profiler Lane Phillips. ‘On the other side of that wall are… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Suicide House by Charlie Donlea

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Song of the Crocodile by Nardi Simpson

Title: Song of the Crocodile Author: Nardi Simpson Published: September 29th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Darnmoor, The Gateway to Happiness. The sign taunts a fool into feeling some sense of achievement, some kind of end- that you have reached a destination in the very least. Yet as the sign states, Darnmoor is merely… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Song of the Crocodile by Nardi Simpson

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

Title: The Book of Two Ways Author: Jodi Picoult Published: September 23rd 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars The #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Spark of Light returns with a thought-provoking and otherworldly new novel about the fates that we choose for ourselves and what happens when we have the chance to choose again.Dawn Edelstein knows… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Book of Two Ways by Jodi Picoult

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: An Unusual Boy by Fiona Higgins

Title: An Unusual Boy Author: Fiona Higgins Published: October 20th 2020 Publisher: Boldwood Books Pages: 286 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Meet Jackson – a very unusual boy in a world that prefers ‘normal’… Julia Curtis is a busy mother of three, with a husband often away for work, an ever-present mother-in-law, a career, and a house that needs doing… Continue reading New Release Book Review: An Unusual Boy by Fiona Higgins

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: The Champagne War by Fiona McIntosh

Title: The Champagne War Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: November 3rd 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Historical, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars From the killing fields of Ypres to the sun-kissed vineyards of rural France, The Champagne War is a heart-stopping adventure about the true power of love and hope to light the way during war. The heart-stopping new blockbuster by… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Champagne War by Fiona McIntosh

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Mandy Magro

It is a pleasure to warmly welcome Mandy Magro to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, a short form author interview series. To help celebrate the release of Home Sweet Home we sat down for a chat. Thanks Mandy! What is your drink of choice as we sit down for a chat about… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Mandy Magro

2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Lady Clementine by Marie Benedict

Today I am marking off my thirty fourth #35th checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: From Marie Benedict, the New York Times bestselling author of The Only Woman in the Room, comes an incredible novel that focuses on one of the people who had the most influence during World War I and World War II:… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Lady Clementine by Marie Benedict

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Desney King

It is a pleasure to warmly welcome Desney King to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, a short form author interview series. To help celebrate the release of Transit of Angels we sat down for a chat. Thanks Desney! What is your drink of choice as we sit down for a chat about… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Desney King

2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction

Book Review: Good Dogs Don’t Make It to the South Pole by Hans Olav-Thyvold

Title: Good Dogs Don’t Make It to the South Pole Author: Hans Olav-Thyvold Published: February 4th 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 304 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars The wisest, funniest, and most inspiring book on ageing and friendship written by a dog you’ll ever read.The best thing you can aspire to in this world is company. Whether it’s for pleasure… Continue reading Book Review: Good Dogs Don’t Make It to the South Pole by Hans Olav-Thyvold