2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · dual time frame · historical fiction

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton

Today I am marking off my twenty eighth #28th checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: After the death of her beloved grandmother, a Cuban-American woman travels to Havana, where she discovers the roots of her identity-and unearths a family secret hidden since the revolution . . . Havana, 1958. The daughter of… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · rural fiction · suspense

New Release Book Review: Croc Country by Kerry McGinnis

Title: Croc Country Author: Kerry McGinnis Published: July 2nd 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The new outback mystery from the bestselling author of The Roadhouse. Why would the police come back looking for a dead man? Young widow Tilly is making a new life for herself, keeping house for the rangers at the… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Croc Country by Kerry McGinnis

2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · thriller

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

Today I am marking off my twenty sixth #26th checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: From Pop Sugar Reading Challenge 2019 Prompt: The twisting new thriller from international sensation Ruth Ware, author of Sunday Times bestsellers In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 The twisting new thriller from international sensation Ruth Ware, author… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: The Lying Game by Ruth Ware

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

New Release Book Review: The Bluffs by Kyle Perry

Title: The Bluffs Author: Kyle Perry Published: July 2nd 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars I won’t walk alone by the mountain trees, or the hungry man will come for me . . . ‘Tense, atmospheric and unsettling, this book will stay with you long after you turn the last page, and long… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Bluffs by Kyle Perry

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · Australian · book bingo · contemporary fiction · historical fiction

#Book Bingo 2020 Round 7: ‘Prize Winning Book’- The Yield by Tara June Winch

Book Bingo 2020 is a collaboration challenge I am completing for the third year with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. On the second Saturday of each month, beginning on Saturday 11th January 2020, Theresa, Ashleigh and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2020 card… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2020 Round 7: ‘Prize Winning Book’- The Yield by Tara June Winch

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

New Release Book Review: The Spill by Imbi Neeme

Title: The Spill Author: Imbi Neeme Published: June 2nd 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Winner of the 2019 Penguin Literary Prize In 1982, a car overturns on a remote West Australian road. Nobody is hurt, but the impact is felt for decades. Nicole and Samantha Cooper both remember the summer day… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Spill by Imbi Neeme

2020 Reviews · Book Blast · non-fiction · true crime

#Book Bingo 2020 Round 6: ‘Themes of Inequality’- Bowraville by Dan Box

Book Bingo 2020 is a collaboration challenge I am completing for the third year with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. On the second Saturday of each month, beginning on Saturday 11th January 2020, Theresa, Ashleigh and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2020 card… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2020 Round 6: ‘Themes of Inequality’- Bowraville by Dan Box

#aww2020 · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction · new release · romance · Speculative fiction

New Release Book Review: Jane in Love by Rachel Givney

Title: Jane in Love Author: Rachel Givney Published: February 4th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Historical, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Jane Austen time-travels to the future and falls in love. But will she choose happiness in the present, or her career as a writer in the past? At age twenty-eight, Jane Austen should be seeking… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Jane in Love by Rachel Givney

2020 Pop Sugar Reading Challenge · 2020 Reviews · historical fiction

POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Daisy Jones and The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Today I am marking off my twentieth #20 checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: Everybody knows Daisy Jones and the Six. From the moment Daisy walked barefoot on to the stage at the Whisky, she and the band were a sensation. Their sound defined an era. Their albums were on every turntable.… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Daisy Jones and The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

2020 Reviews · blog tour · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

#Blog Tour – The Minute I Saw You by Paige Toon

Title: The Minute I Saw You Author: Paige Toon Published: May 19th 2020 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 stars The brand-new novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author. An emotional and heartwarming love story from the Sunday Times bestseller When Hannah meets Sonny, she’s irresistibly drawn to him: he’s sexy and confident, but only in town… Continue reading #Blog Tour – The Minute I Saw You by Paige Toon