#aww2021 · 2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · mystery · new release

New Release Book Review: The Cuckoo’s Cry by Caroline Overington

Title: The Cuckoo’s Cry Author: Caroline Overington Published: September 29th 2021 Publisher: Harper Collins – AU Pages: 224 Genres:  Fiction, Mystery RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4 stars A compulsively gripping lockdown thriller by the bestselling author of The One Who Got Away On the eve of the global lockdown, Don Barlow opens the door of his old beachside cottage to find a pretty girl with… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Cuckoo’s Cry by Caroline Overington

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview · new release

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Marion Frith

It is a pleasure to welcome Marion Frith to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, an author interview series. To help celebrate the release of Here in the After we sat down for a chat. Thanks Marion! What is your drink of choice as we sit down for a chat about your new… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Marion Frith

2021 Reviews · historical fiction · World War II

New Release Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Wife by Daisy Wood

Title: The Clockmaker’s Wife Author: Daisy Wood Published: June 2nd 2021 Publisher: Avon GB – HarperCollins Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The world is at war. And time is running out… London, 1940. Britain is gripped by the terror of the Blitz, forcing Nell Spelman to flee the capital with her young daughter – leaving behind her husband, Arthur, the… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Clockmaker’s Wife by Daisy Wood

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: Her Last Holiday by C.L. Taylor

Title: Her Last Holiday Author: C.L Taylor Published: May 5th 2021 Publisher: Avon GB -HarperCollins Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $24.99 Rating: 4 stars You come to Soul Shrink to be healed. You don’t expect to die. Two years ago, Fran’s sister Jenna disappeared on a wellness retreat in Gozo that went terribly wrong. Tom Wade, the now… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Her Last Holiday by C.L. Taylor

#aww2021 · 2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Dressmakers of Yarrandarrah Prison by Meredith Jaffe

Title: The Dressmakers of Yarrandarrah Prison Author: Meredith Jaffe Published: May 5th 2021 Publisher: HarperCollins AU Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Can a wedding dress save a bunch of hardened crims? The Full Monty meets Orange is the New Black in a poignantly comic story about a men’s prison sewing circle. ‘This is a deft and unlikely story in an uncommon… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Dressmakers of Yarrandarrah Prison by Meredith Jaffe

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Mimi Kwa

It is a pleasure to welcome Mimi Kwa to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, an author interview series. To help celebrate the release of House of Kwa we sat down for a chat. Thanks Mimi What is your drink of choice as we sit down for a chat about your new book?… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Mimi Kwa

#aww2021 · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Truth About Her by Jacqueline Maley

Title: The Truth About Her Author: Jacqueline Maley Published: April 7th 2021 Publisher: 4th Estate AU – HarperCollins Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars How can you write other people’s stories, when you won’t admit the truth of your own? An absorbing, moving, ruefully tender, witty and wise novel of marriage, motherhood and the paths we… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Truth About Her by Jacqueline Maley

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Meredith Jaffe

It is a pleasure to welcome Meredith Jaffe to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, an author interview series. To help celebrate the release of The Dressmakers of Yarrandarrah Prison we sat down for a chat. Thanks Meredith! What is your drink of choice as we sit down for a chat about your… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Meredith Jaffe

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: You Need to Know by Nicola Moriarty

Title: You Need to Know Author: Nicola Moriarty Published: April 7th 2021 Publisher: Harper Collins –AU Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From the bestselling author of The Ex and Those Other Women comes a thrilling family drama about the secrets we keep, the lies we tell and the truths that won’t stay hidden. Everybody’s hiding something … Jill, her three sons,… Continue reading New Release Book Review: You Need to Know by Nicola Moriarty

2021 Reviews · new release

New Release Book Review: Girl in the Walls by A.J. Gnuse

Title: Girl in the Walls Author: A.J. Gnuse Published: March 3rd 2021 Publisher: 4th Estate AU -HarperCollins Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres:  Fiction RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars She doesn’t exist. She can’t exist. Elise knows every inch of the house. She knows which boards will creak. She knows where the gaps are in the walls. She knows which parts can take… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Girl in the Walls by A.J. Gnuse