2020 Reviews · Book club · historical fiction · World War II

Book Club Book Thoughts on: Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris

Title: Cilka’s Journey Author: Heather Morris Published: October 1st 2019 Publisher: Echo Publishing Pages: 488 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Her beauty saved her life – and condemned her. In 1942 Cilka is just sixteen years old when she is taken to Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp. The Commandant at Birkenau, Schwarzhuber, notices her long beautiful hair, and forces her separation from… Continue reading Book Club Book Thoughts on: Cilka’s Journey by Heather Morris

2019 Reviews · Australian · Book club · contemporary fiction · humour

Book Club Book Review: Being Black ‘n Chicken, and Chips by Matt Okine

Title: Being Black ‘n Chicken, and Chips Author: Matt Okine Published: September 24th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 288 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Humour RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars Mike Amon is a regular teenager. All he wants is to fit in. He wants to sit at the cool bench. He wants to be a star athlete. He wants his first kiss.… Continue reading Book Club Book Review: Being Black ‘n Chicken, and Chips by Matt Okine

2019 Reviews · Book club · contemporary fiction · crime · thriller

Book Review: Lock Every Door by Riley Sager

Title: Lock Every Door Author: Riley Sager Published: July 16th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The next dark twisty thriller from the New York Times bestselling author Riley Sager THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER You’ve been offered a luxury apartment, rent free. The catch: you may not live long enough to enjoy… Continue reading Book Review: Lock Every Door by Riley Sager

2018 Reviews · Book Broadcast · Book club · contemporary fiction · crime · suspense · thriller

Book Broadcast: Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

Book Broadcast is a post I have created to help ease the load of the books I have for review. It is a great way to spread the word, providing recognition to an author or publisher for sending me a book to review. As my reviewing and blogging duties have stepped up a notch in… Continue reading Book Broadcast: Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman

2018 Reviews · Book Broadcast · contemporary fiction · United States

Book Broadcast: Shelter in Place by Norah Roberts

Book Broadcast is a post I have created to help ease the load of the books I have for review. It is a great way to spread the word, providing recognition to an author or publisher for sending me a book to review. As my reviewing and blogging duties have stepped up a notch in… Continue reading Book Broadcast: Shelter in Place by Norah Roberts

2017 Reviews · Book club · contemporary fiction · Ireland · women's fiction

Book Club Review: Keep You Safe by Melissa Hill

Title: Keep You Safe Author:  Melissa Hill Published: August 21st 2017 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Women’s Fiction RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars For single mum Kate O’Hara, there was no decision to make. Her daughter Rosie is one of a small percentage of Irish children with a disorder that prevents her from being vaccinated against measles. All… Continue reading Book Club Review: Keep You Safe by Melissa Hill

2017 Reviews · Book club · women's fiction

Double Feature Book Club Review: The Duchess and The Apartment by Danielle Steel

For our book club this month both we were tasked with the opportunity to select our own Danielle Steel novel to report back to the group. Mrs B chose a very new Danielle Steel release, The Duchess, attracted to the stunning cover and historical based storyline.  Mrs R also selected a recent release, published last… Continue reading Double Feature Book Club Review: The Duchess and The Apartment by Danielle Steel