#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction

New Release Book Review: The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan by Lisa Ireland

Title: The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan Author: Lisa Ireland Published: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars ‘Elderly. Is that how the world sees me? A helpless little old lady? If only they knew. I allow myself a small smirk.’ When Shirley Sullivan signs her 83-year-old husband, Frank, out of the… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan by Lisa Ireland

2017 Reviews · Australian · Book Broadcast · contemporary fiction · life lit

Book Broadcast: The Shape of Us by Lisa Ireland

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: The Shape of Us by Lisa Ireland

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · a-z author challenge 2018 · Australian · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: When a smooth–talking, sophisticated city girl comes… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Breaking the Drought by Lisa Ireland

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · life lit · new release

New Release Book Review: The Art of Friendship by Lisa Ireland

Title: The Art of Friendship Author: Lisa Ireland Published: April 24th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars We all expect our friendships from childhood to last forever… Libby and Kit have been best friends ever since the day 11-year-old Kit bounded up to Libby’s bedroom window. They’ve seen each other through first kisses, bad break-ups… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Art of Friendship by Lisa Ireland