#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason

Title: Sorrow and Bliss Author: Meg Mason Published: September 2nd 2020 Publisher: 4th Estate – AU Pages: 352 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Spiky, sharp, intriguingly dark and tender, full of pathos, fury and wit, Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason is a dazzling, distinctive novel from a boldly talented writer. For fans of Sally Rooney, Taffy Brodesser-Akner and Fleabag. ‘A triumph. A… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Sorrow and Bliss by Meg Mason

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Women’s Pages by Victoria Purman

Title: The Women’s Pages Author: Victoria Purman Published: September 2nd 2020 Publisher: HQ Fiction – AU Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars From the bestselling author of The Land Girls comes a beautifully realised novel that speaks to the true history and real experiences of post-war Australian women. Sydney 1945 The war is over, the fight begins. The war is… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Women’s Pages by Victoria Purman

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Tiny Pieces of Us by Nicky Pellegrino

Title: Tiny Pieces of Us Author: Nicky Pellegrino Published: June 30th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars My heart is less than one per cent of my body, it weighs hardly anything; it’s only a tiny piece of me, yet it’s the part everyone finds most interesting. . . Vivi Palmer knows… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Tiny Pieces of Us by Nicky Pellegrino

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

New Release Book Review: Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell

Title: Invisible Girl Author: Lisa Jewell Published: August 4th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars FROM THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THEN SHE WAS GONE, an engrossing twisty tale of betrayal and redemption. NOW AVAILABLE: from the #1 bestselling author of THE FAMILY UPSTAIRS and THEN SHE WAS GONE… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell

2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Last Migration by Charlotte McConaghy

Title: The Last Migration Author: Charlotte McConaghy Published: August 4th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 272 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars For readers of Station Eleven and Everything I Never Told You, a debut novel set on the brink of catastrophe, as a young woman chases the world’s last birds – and her own final chance for redemption.A dark past.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Last Migration by Charlotte McConaghy

2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Viennese Girl by Jenny Lecoat

Title: The Viennese Girl Author: Jenny Lecoat Published: April 28th 2020 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Inspired by the true story of a young Jewish girl – Hedy Bercu – who fled to Jersey from Vienna only to find herself trapped on the island during the German occupation. In June 1940, the horror-struck… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Viennese Girl by Jenny Lecoat

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

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · blog tour · contemporary fiction · new release

#Blog Tour – The Sister’s Gift by Barbara Hannay

Title: The Sister’s Gift Author: Barbara Hannay Published: August 4th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The heartwarming new family drama by the bestselling author of Meet Me in Venice. Two sisters, one baby and the best of intentions… As a vibrant young woman with a lifetime of possibilities ahead of her,… Continue reading #Blog Tour – The Sister’s Gift by Barbara Hannay

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: Tiny White Lies by Fiona Palmer

Title: Tiny White Lies Author: Fiona Palmer Published: July 28th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Two families escape the rat race to holiday at a remote coastal retreat, but what lies are they telling themselves and each other? The new family drama by beloved Australian storyteller Fiona Palmer Ashley has recently lost… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Tiny White Lies by Fiona Palmer

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

New Release Book Review: The Last Wife by Karen Hamilton

Title: The Last Wife Author: Karen Hamilton Published: June 20th 2020 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars THE BRILLIANT NEW PSYCHOLOGICAL DRAMA FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE PERFECT GIRLFRIEND Two women. A dying wish. And a web of lies that will bring their world crashing down. Nina and Marie were best friends-until… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Last Wife by Karen Hamilton