2022 Reviews · crime · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: Dirt Town by Hayley Scrivenor

Title: Dirt Town Author: Hayley Scrivenor Published: May 31st 2022 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Crime, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars My best friend wore her name, Esther, like a queen wearing her crown at a jaunty angle. We were twelve years old when she went missing. On a sweltering Friday afternoon in Durton, best friends Ronnie and Esther leave school… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Dirt Town by Hayley Scrivenor

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · modern romance · new release

New Release Book Review: In A New York Minute by Kate Spencer

Title: In A New York Minute Author: Kate Spencer Published: March 29th 2022 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $26.99 Rating: 2.5 stars Their love story has gone viral. But it hasn’t even begun . . . Franny meets Hayes in the opposite of a meet-cute – when her dress gets caught in the subway doors on her way home and… Continue reading New Release Book Review: In A New York Minute by Kate Spencer

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery

Book Review: The Younger Wife by Sally Hepworth

Title: The Younger Wife Author: Sally Hepworth Published: October 26th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 336 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The moment she laid eyes on Heather Wisher, Tully knew this woman was going to destroy their lives. Tully and Rachel are murderous when they discover their father has a new girlfriend. The fact that Heather is half… Continue reading Book Review: The Younger Wife by Sally Hepworth

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · psychological · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Golden Couple by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

Title: The Golden Couple Author: Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen Published: March 8th 2022 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 352 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Suspense , Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen, the authors of the top ten bestseller The Wife Between Us and An Anonymous Girl, comes The Golden Couple – a compelling page-turner that will keep you guessing to the very end. If Avery… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Golden Couple by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

2022 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan

Title: The Kitchen Front Author: Jennifer Ryan Published: December 29th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 416 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Some wars will be fought at home . . . Two years into the Second World War, and German U-boats are frequently disrupting the United Kingdom’s supply of food. In an effort to help housewives with food rationing, a… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan

2022 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Christie Affair by Nina De Gramont

Title: The Christie Affair Author: Nina De Gramont Published: January 25th 2022 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars In 1926, Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days. Only I know the truth of her disappearance. I’m no Hercule Poirot. I’m her husband’s mistress. Agatha Christie’s world is one of glamorous society parties, country house weekends, and growing… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Christie Affair by Nina De Gramont

2021 Reviews · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: We Are the Brennans by Tracey Lange

Title: We Are the Brennans Author: Tracey Lange Published: December 7th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 288 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating:  3.5 stars Some secrets you keep from your family. Some secrets you keep for your family. When 29-year-old Sunday Brennan wakes up in a Los Angeles hospital, bruised and battered after a drunk driving accident she caused, she swallows her pride and… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: We Are the Brennans by Tracey Lange

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Nine Lives by Danielle Steel

Title: Nine Lives Author: Danielle Steel Published: July 13th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 272 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 2.5 stars Nine Lives is a thought-provoking story of lost love and new beginnings, by the number one bestseller Danielle Steel. After a carefree childhood, Maggie Kelly came of age in the shadow of grief. Her father, a daredevil pilot, died when she… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Nine Lives by Danielle Steel

#aww2021 · 2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: At the End of the Day by Liz Byrski

Title: At the End of the Day Author: Liz Byrski Published: September 28th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Pages: 336 Rating: 4 stars When Mim Squires and Mathias Vander are stranded together on a disrupted flight home to Perth, they are surprised to find that they have much in common. Mim owns a bookshop, Mathias is a writer, and both are… Continue reading New Release Book Review: At the End of the Day by Liz Byrski

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: The Butler by Danielle Steel

Title: The Butler Author: Danielle Steel Published: September 28th 2021 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 272 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3 stars Joachim von Hartmann is born into a wealthy Argentine banking family and spends his early years in Buenos Aires. Blonde-haired and blue-eyed, he has inherited the looks of his German ancestors, while his twin brother Javier could not be more… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Butler by Danielle Steel