2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · memoir

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Confessions of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell

Today I am marking off my twenty seventh #27th checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: More from everyone’s favourite misanthropic antiquarian bookseller. ‘Do you have a list of your books, or do I just have to stare at them?’ Shaun Bythell is the owner of The Bookshop in Wigtown, Scotland. With more… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Confessions of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell

2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Come Again by Robert Webb

Title: Come Again Author: Robert Webb Published: April 23rd 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 304 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars The debut novel – a time-travelling story of love and adventure – from the number one bestselling author of How Not To Be a Boy and star of Peep Show. You can’t fall in love for the first time twice.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Come Again by Robert Webb

2020 Reviews · historical fiction

Book Review: The Spy by Paulo Coelho

Title: The Spy Author: Paulo Coelho Published: November 22nd 2016 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 208 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $19.99 Rating: 3 stars The Spy tells the unforgettable story of a woman who dared to break the conventions of her time, and paid the price. When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless. Soon she was feted as the most… Continue reading Book Review: The Spy by Paulo Coelho

2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · suspense · thriller · Uncategorized

Book Review: Cold Storage by David Koepp

Title: Cold Storage Author: David Koepp Published: September 24th 2019 Publisher: HQ Fiction – GB Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigate a suspected biochemical attack, he found something far worse: a highly mutative organism capable of extinction-level destruction. Now, after decades of festering… Continue reading Book Review: Cold Storage by David Koepp

2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release

New Release Book Review: Fifty-Fifty by Steve Cavanagh

Title: Fifty-Fifty Author: Steve Cavanagh Published: February 25th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 304 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Two sisters on trial for murder. Both accuse each other.Who do YOU believe?The new novel from the bestselling author of THIRTEEN and TWISTED, Steve Cavanagh. Two sisters on trial for murder. They accuse each other. Who… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Fifty-Fifty by Steve Cavanagh

2020 International Male Author Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: Love Letters from Montmartre by Nicolas Barreau

Title: Love Letters from Montmartre Author: Nicolas Barreau Published: November 26th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 272 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Julien Azoulay is famous around the world for his beautiful romance novels. But last year, he stopped believing in love. When his beloved wife Helene died, leaving him alone to raise his young son, Julien… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Love Letters from Montmartre by Nicolas Barreau

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2020 Reading Goals and Challenges

As it is a new year and a new decade, it is time to start thinking about the personal reading goals I wish to set for 2020. In a bid to get on top of the three very full TBR bookcases that are increasing by the day, I will be adding a couple of extra… Continue reading 2020 Reading Goals and Challenges