2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · psychological · thriller

New Release Book Review: Stranger in the Lake by Kimberly Belle

Title: Stranger in the Lake Author: Kimberly Belle Published: September 2nd 2020 Publisher: HQ Fiction – US Pages: 304 Genres:  Fiction, Thriller, Psychological RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars When Charlotte married the wealthy widower Paul, it caused a ripple of gossip in their small lakeside town. They have a charmed life together, despite the cruel whispers about her humble past and his first… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Stranger in the Lake by Kimberly Belle

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Hunted by Gabriel Bergmoser

Title: The Hunted Author: Gabriel Bergmoser Published: July 31st 2020 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 288 Genres:  Fiction, Thriller, Suspense RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide – an electrifying, heartpounding, truly unputdownable thriller. ‘A truly terrifying, breathlessly exciting novel. It gut punches you in the first few pages and doesn’t let you recover until the… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Hunted by Gabriel Bergmoser

2020 Reviews · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Patient by Jasper DeWitt

Title: The Patient Author: Jasper DeWitt Published: July 8th 2020 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 224 Genres:  Fiction, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $27.99 Rating: 3 stars The Silent Patient by way of Stephen King: Parker, a young, overconfident psychiatrist new to his job at a mental asylum, miscalculates catastrophically when he undertakes curing a mysterious and profoundly dangerous patient. In a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Patient by Jasper DeWitt

#aww2020 · 2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · Australian · Book club · contemporary fiction · crime

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Sheerwater by Leah Swann

Today I am marking off my twenty first #21st checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: Emotional, powerful, unforgettable. From a stunning new literary talent, you won’t be able to put down this novel about a mother’s love for her children – it will break your heart. Ava and her two young sons,… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Sheerwater by Leah Swann

#aww2020 · 2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · Australian · crime · non-fiction · true crime

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Missing William Tyrrell by Caroline Overington

Today I am marking off my fifteenth #15 checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: One minute a little boy is playing outside his foster nana’s house, the next minute, he’s gone. How can a three year old child simply disappear? On Friday 12 September 2014, William Tyrrell – a playful three-year-old boy… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Missing William Tyrrell by Caroline Overington

2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: The Fallout by Rebecca Thornton

Today I am marking off my thirteenth #13 checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: The accident. The lie. The fallout will be huge . . . When Liza’s little boy has an accident at the local health club, it’s all anyone can talk about. Was nobody watching him? Where was his mother?… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: The Fallout by Rebecca Thornton

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · children

Children’s Book Review: What a Lot of Nonsense by Sheena Knowles

Title: What a Lot of Nonsense Author: Sheena Knowles Illustrator: Jonathan Bentley Published: February 24th 2020 Publisher: Harper Collins Pages: 32 Genres:  Children (3+) RRP: $24.99 From the author of the internationally bestselling EDWARD and EDWINA THE EMU, comes a book that presents readers with a puzzle – to find the anagrams hidden on every page. Dear reader, please take time to… Continue reading Children’s Book Review: What a Lot of Nonsense by Sheena Knowles

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Paris Model by Alexandra Joel & GIVEAWAY!

Title: The Paris Model Author: Alexandra Joel Published: January 20th 2020 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Sometimes you have to lose everything to find yourself … A stunning novel of love, betrayal and family secrets for all fans of Fiona McIntosh and Natasha Lester. After a shocking discovery, Grace Woods leaves her… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Paris Model by Alexandra Joel & GIVEAWAY!

2020 Reviews · children · juvenile

Children’s Book Review: Mr Archimedes’ Bath by Pamela Allen

Title: Mr Archimedes’ Bath Author/Illustrator: Pamela Allen Published: January 20th 2020 Publisher: Harper Collins Pages: 32 Genres:  Children (0+) RRP: $24.99 Revisit an age-old theory in a fresh new way. Every time Mr Archimedes has a bath with his friends, the water overflows. Somebody must be putting extra water in the bath. Is it Kangaroo? Or is it Goat or… Continue reading Children’s Book Review: Mr Archimedes’ Bath by Pamela Allen

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Inexpressible Island by Paullina Simons

Title: Inexpressible Island Author: Paullina Simons Published: November 18th 2019 Publisher: Harper Collins AU Pages: 448 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars They were ready for anything … except the end. The must-read conclusion to the epic End of Forever saga by Paullina Simons. Julian has lost everything he ever loved and is almost out of… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Inexpressible Island by Paullina Simons