2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · psychological

New Release Book Review: After the End by Clare Mackintosh

Title: After the End Author: Clare Mackintosh Published: June 25th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars The powerful and page-turning new novel from number one Sunday Times bestseller, Clare Mackintosh Max and Pip are the strongest couple you know. Only now they’re facing the most important decision of their lives – and they don’t agree. As the consequences… Continue reading New Release Book Review: After the End by Clare Mackintosh

2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Whisper Network by Chandler Baker

Title: The Whisper Network Author: Chandler Baker Published: June 25th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3 stars If only you’d listened to us, none of this would have happened. Sloane, Ardie, Grace, and Rosalita have worked at Truviv, Inc. for years. The sudden death of Truviv’s CEO means their boss, Ames, will likely take over the entire… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Whisper Network by Chandler Baker

2019 Reviews · history · new release · non-fiction · war

New Release Book Review: Operation Babylift by Ian W. Shaw

Title: Operation Babylift Author: Ian W. Shaw Published: May 28th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 336 Genres: Non Fiction, History RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The dramatic and heart-warming story of the last-minute evacuation of hundreds of orphaned babies from South Vietnam in the dying days of the Vietnam War and of the brave Australian nurses who made it happen. In late March 1975,… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Operation Babylift by Ian W. Shaw

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · new release · non-fiction · true crime

New Release Book Review: The Suicide Bride by Tanya Bretherton

Title: The Suicide Bride Author: Tanya Bretherton Published: April 23rd 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 320 Genres: Non Fiction, Historical, True Crime RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From the author of the acclaimed THE SUITCASE BABY – shortlisted for the Ned Kelly and Nib awards – comes the chilling story of a charlatan, a murder-suicide, and a family tree so twisted that it… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Suicide Bride by Tanya Bretherton

2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Oceans Between Us by Gill Thompson

Title: The Oceans Between Us Author: Gill Thompson Published: March 26th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars A heartwrenching, uplifting story, inspired by real events, of a mother and child, separated by continents, trying to find a way back to each other. Inspired by heartrending true events, a mother fights to find her son and a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Oceans Between Us by Gill Thompson

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant

Title: The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant Author: Kayte Nunn Published: May 28th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary/Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars A cache of unsent love letters from the 1950s is found in a suitcase on a remote island in this mysterious love story by top ten bestselling author, Kayte Nunn 1951. Esther Durrant, a young mother, is… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Forgotten Letters of Esther Durrant