#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · historical fiction · new release · World War II

New Release Book Review: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

Title: Khaki Town Author: Judy Nunn Published: October 1st 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Judy Nunn’s new bestseller is a breathtaking historical novel set in Queensland during World War II. Khaki Town, Judy Nunn’s exciting new novel, is inspired by a true wartime story that has remained a well-kept secret for over seventy years.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Khaki Town by Judy Nunn

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Meet Me in Venice by Barbara Hannay

Title: Meet Me in Venice Author: Barbara Hannay Published: August 6th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The new romantic drama by multi-award-winning author Barbara Hannay. A year after her husband Leo’s death, widow Daisy invites her three adult children to join her for a holiday in beautiful Venice. It will be wonderful, her… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Meet Me in Venice by Barbara Hannay

2019 Reviews · blog tour · historical fiction · new release

Blog Tour – New Release Book Review: Where the Light Enters by Sara Donati

Title: Where the Light Enters Author: Sara Donati Published: September 17th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 672 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars In this spellbinding historical epic, Sara Donati (bestselling author of the Wilderness series) combines romance and mystery to tell the story of two pioneering women in nineteenth-century Manhattan. The sequel to The Gilded Hour. Obstetrician Dr Sophie Savard returns… Continue reading Blog Tour – New Release Book Review: Where the Light Enters by Sara Donati

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · new release · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Inn by James Patterson & Candice Fox

Title: The Inn Author: James Patterson & Candice Fox Published: August 6th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars An ex-detective is starting over in a small town, but his past won’t let him go in this captivating new stand alone from the world’s bestselling thriller writer. James Patterson’s strongest team since the Women’s… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Inn by James Patterson & Candice Fox

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Blue Rose by Kate Forsyth

Title: The Blue Rose Author: Kate Forsyth Published: July 16th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Moving between Imperial China and France during the ‘Terror’ of the French Revolution and inspired by the true story of the quest for a blood-red rose. Viviane de Faitaud has grown up alone at the Chateau de Belisama-sur-le-Lac… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Blue Rose by Kate Forsyth

2019 Reviews · historical fiction · World War I

New Release Book Review: Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly

Title: Lost Roses Author: Martha Hall Kelly Published: April 2nd 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 448 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars The runaway international bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Now Lost Roses, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline’s mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St Petersburg to Paris under the… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly

#aww2019 · 2019 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance

New Release Book Review: The Desert Midwife by Fiona McArthur

Title: The Desert Midwife Author: Fiona McArthur Published: July 16th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The heart-warming new romantic drama from the bestselling author of Mothers’ Day. What if the love of your life forgot who you were? When outback midwife Ava May meets Zac on a flight to Alice Springs, they tumble into… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Desert Midwife by Fiona McArthur