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Throwback Thursday Book Review: Black Diamonds by Kim Kelly

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: It is 1914 and Lithgow is booming.… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Black Diamonds by Kim Kelly

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Throwback Thursday Book Review: The Road to Hope by Rachael Johns

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: Bestselling author Rachael Johns takes you back… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: The Road to Hope by Rachael Johns

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Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: When a smooth–talking, sophisticated city girl comes… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

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Book Review: Lost Girl by J.C. Grey

Title: Lost Girl Author: J.C. Grey Published: January 23rd 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Mira Pages: 304 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery, Romance, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars She’s the ‘It’ girl who had it all–so why has she run? Emerald Reed–McAllister, a high–profile model and stylist, has always been careful to make sure no one sees the real her. Not even her husband Marc–ambitious,… Continue reading Book Review: Lost Girl by J.C. Grey

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Throwback Thursday Book Review: April’s Rainbow by Cathryn Hein

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: From the spectacular beauty of Victoria’s lush… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: April’s Rainbow by Cathryn Hein

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Book Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Title: The Roanoke Girls Author:  Amy Engel Published: March 14th 2017 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Beautiful. Rich. Mysterious. The Roanoke girls seem to have it all. But there’s a dark truth about them which is never spoken. Every girl either runs away, or dies. Lane is one of the lucky ones.… Continue reading Book Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

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Book Review: Sign by Colin Dray

Title: Sign Author: Colin Dray Published: January 24th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 352 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Literary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Sometimes even the best intentions can lead you down a very dangerous road. A captivating novel full of strength, quiet courage and the struggle to overcome silence. Sam is a young boy recovering from an operation that has left him unable… Continue reading Book Review: Sign by Colin Dray

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Book Review: The Prodigal Daughter by Jane Carter

Title: The Prodigal Daughter Author: Jane Carter Published: August 21st 2017 Publisher: Harlequin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Twenty years ago, in a hot-headed rage, Diana Crawford left the family farm to build a new life in London. Now, following her husband’s fatal accident and unable to find respite from the barrage of guilt-inducing and… Continue reading Book Review: The Prodigal Daughter by Jane Carter

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Book Review: We That Are Left by Lisa Bigelow

Title: We That Are Left Author: Lisa Bigelow Published: August 23rd 2017 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars A moving debut novel about love and war, and the terrifyingly thin line between happiness and tragedy, hope and despair. Melbourne, 1941. Headstrong young Mae meets and falls head over heels in love with Harry Parker, a dashing… Continue reading Book Review: We That Are Left by Lisa Bigelow

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Book Review: Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

Title: Alias Grace Author:  Margaret Atwood Published: September 1st 2007 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 560 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Historical, Mystery RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4 stars Sometimes I whisper it over to myself: Murderess. Murderess. It rustles, like a taffeta skirt along the floor.’ Grace Marks. Female fiend? Femme fatale? Or weak and unwilling victim? Around the true story of one of the most… Continue reading Book Review: Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood