#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance · rural fiction

New Release Book Review: Fool Me Once by Karly Lane

Title: Fool Me Once Author: Karly Lane Published: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Rural, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Farmer Georgie Henderson manages a cattle property in the New England region of New South Wales, but her dream has always been to buy back her family farm, Tamban. When an unlikely meeting with… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Fool Me Once by Karly Lane

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release

New Release Book Review: Who We Were by B.M. Carroll

Title: Who We Were Author: B.M. Carroll Published: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin (Profile Books) Pages: 328 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars A gripping novel about the power of childhood cruelty, and how it makes us the adults we become. IT’S BEEN TWENTY YEARS BUT ALL IS NOT FORGIVENKaty is not the shy schoolgirl… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Who We Were by B.M. Carroll

2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release · war

New Release Book Review: The Lost Lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

Title: The Lost Lights of St Kilda Author: Elisabeth Gifford Published: March 31st 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 288 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars 1927: When Fred Lawson takes a summer job on St Kilda, little does he realise that he has joined the last community to ever live on that beautiful, isolated island. Only three years… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Lost Lights of St Kilda by Elisabeth Gifford

2020 Reviews · crime · historical fiction · mystery · new release

New Release Book Review: Death in the Ladies Goddess Club by Julian Leatherdale

Title: Death in the Ladies’ Goddess Club Author: Julian Leatherdale Published: March 3rd 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Historical, Mystery RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars Murder and blackmail, family drama and love, all set within the shady underbelly of 1930s Kings Cross and its glamorous fringe. ‘Crime’s not a woman’s business, Joanie. It’s not some bloody… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Death in the Ladies Goddess Club by Julian Leatherdale

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Below Deck by Sophie Hardcastle

Title: Below Deck Author: Sophie Hardcastle Published: March 3rd 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 296 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Below Deck is the highly anticipated debut novel from author Sophie Hardcastle. A heartbreakingly poetic and haunting story about the vagaries of consent, about who has the space to speak and who is believed. And then, just like… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Below Deck by Sophie Hardcastle

2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · children

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: E-Boy by Anh Do

Today I am marking off my eleventh #11 checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: Part human. Part robot. All hero! Ethan is supposed to be doing regular teenage things – like playing sports and hanging out with friends. He is not supposed to be in hospital getting a brain tumour removed by Gemini, a… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: E-Boy by Anh Do

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · blog tour · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction · new release · online tour

#Online Tour Book Review: The Deceptions by Suzanne Leal

Title: The Deceptions Author: Suzanne Leal Published: March 31st 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 288 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary/Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Long-buried family secrets surface in a compelling new novel from the author of The Teacher’s Secret. Moving from wartime Europe to modern day Australia, The Deceptions is a powerful story of old transgressions, unexpected revelations and the legacy of lives… Continue reading #Online Tour Book Review: The Deceptions by Suzanne Leal