2019 Reviews · Britain · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

Title: The Lost Ones Author: Anita Frank Published: October 21st 2019 Publisher: HQ Fiction – GB Pages: 434 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars England, 1917 Reeling from the death of her fiancé, Stella Marcham welcomes the opportunity to stay with her pregnant sister, Madeleine, at her imposing country mansion, Greyswick – but she arrives to discover a house of unease… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

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

New Release Book Review: Heart of the Cross by Emily Madden

Title: Heart of the Cross Author: Emily Madden Published: August 19th 2019 Publisher: Mira – AU Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary/Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars From Ireland to Kings Cross, a legacy of loss and hope echoes across the generations … Tinahely, Ireland, 1959 Rosie Hart is content leaving her home behind to follow her new husband to Australia. But she soon… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Heart of the Cross by Emily Madden

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance · rural fiction

New Release Book Review: The Cafe by the Bridge by Lily Malone

Title: The Cafe by the Bridge (The Chalk Hill Series, Book 2) Author: Lily Malone Published: December 17th 2018 Publisher: Harlequin  – Mira AU Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Fresh and down-to-earth in style, Australian author Lily Malone returns with a sparkling new ‘Chalk Hill’ romance that will appeal to all romance readers, from contemporary to rural… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Cafe by the Bridge by Lily Malone

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Exclusive cover reveal: The Cinema at Starlight Creek by Alli Sinclair #starlightcreek

Since the release of Alli Sinclair’s debut novel Luna Tango in 2014, I have closely followed Alli’s work. From Spain, to Paris and back to the sugar cane fields of Queensland, each Alli Sinclair story is crafted to perfection.  Now it is time to introduce Alli’s brand new book, The Cinema at Starlight Creek, into the world. I… Continue reading Exclusive cover reveal: The Cinema at Starlight Creek by Alli Sinclair #starlightcreek

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: A Country Mile by Mandy Magro

Title: A Country Mile Author: Mandy Magro Published: April 23rd 2018 Publisher: Harlequin – Mira Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Secrets. Everyone has at least one… When Sophie Copinni’s love life turns sour, a trip to her hometown in Far North Queensland is the perfect time for her to take stock of her future. There,… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: A Country Mile by Mandy Magro

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · historical fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair

Title: Burning Fields Author: Alli Sinclair Published: May 21st 2018 Publisher: Harlequin Mira Pages: 320 Genres:  Fiction, Australian, Historical, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars Romeo and Juliet set in Queensland’s sugar cane fields in 1948, as the daughter of an Anglo-Australian family falls for an Italian immigrant against the wishes of her family. 1948. The world is struggling to regain a sense… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Burning Fields by Alli Sinclair