#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · crime · new release

New Release Book Review: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

Title: Redemption Point Author: Candice Fox Published: January 29th 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres:  Contemporary Fiction, Australian, Crime, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars When former police detective Ted Conkaffey was wrongly accused of abducting thirteen-year-old Claire Bingley, he hoped the Queensland rainforest town of Crimson Lake would be a good place to disappear. But nowhere is safe from Claire’s devastated father.… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Redemption Point by Candice Fox

2017 Reviews · Australian · historical fiction · Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Heritage by Judy Nunn

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! It my pleasure to bring you this week’s… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Heritage by Judy Nunn

2017 Reviews · action · Adventure · Africa · Australian · fiction · historical fiction

Book Review: Congo Dawn by Katherine Scholes

Title: Congo Dawn Author:  Katherine Scholes Published: April 3rd 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 608 Genres: Fiction RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 You can’t go back and change the past. All you have left is the future. Melbourne secretary Anna Emerson’s life is turned upside down when a stranger hands her a plane ticket to the Congo. The newly independent country is in… Continue reading Book Review: Congo Dawn by Katherine Scholes

2017 Reviews · action · Adventure · children · fantasy · fiction · Guest Review · young adult

Guest Book Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

Title: Wonder Woman: Warbringer Author:  Leigh Bardugo Published: August 28th 2017 Publisher: Puffin/Penguin Books Australia Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Children, Young Adult, Action, Adventure RRP: $18.99 Rating: 5 The highly anticipated coming-of-age story for the world’s greatest super hero: WONDER WOMAN by the # 1 New York Times bestselling author LEIGH BARDUGO. She will become a legend but first she is Diana, Princess… Continue reading Guest Book Review: Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo

2017 Reviews · Britain · contemporary fiction · crime · psychological · suspense · thriller

Book Review: Last Seen Alive by Claire Douglas

Title: Last Seen Alive Author:  Claire Douglas Published: July 31st 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Psychological, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 The Hero Libby Hall never really wanted to be noticed. But after she saves the children in her care from a fire, she finds herself headline news. And horrified by the attention. It all reminds her… Continue reading Book Review: Last Seen Alive by Claire Douglas

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · romance · rural fiction

New Release Book Review: The Secret Vineyard by Loretta Hill

Title: The Secret Vineyard Author: Loretta Hill Published: January 2nd 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres:  Contemporary Fiction, Australian, Romance, Rural RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Single mum Grace has no plans – and no spare time – to fall in love again. Until she moves to her ex-husband’s secret vineyard . . . Grace Middleton knew that her ex-husband Jake was a lying,… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Secret Vineyard by Loretta Hill

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: Stella and Margie by Glenna Thomson

Title: Stella and Margie Author: Glenna Thomson Published: January 2nd 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres:  Contemporary Fiction RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars A beautiful novel about two women – a generation apart – thrown together by circumstance, who slowly come to love and understand one another. Stella and her mother-in-law Margie are two very different women. Stella is kind, compassionate… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Stella and Margie by Glenna Thomson

2017 Reviews · action · Australian · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Rough Diamond by Kathryn Ledson

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! Today’s Throwback Thursday book review is my own… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Rough Diamond by Kathryn Ledson

2017 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · fiction · psychological · suspense · thriller

Book Review: Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land

Title: Good Me Bad Me Author:  Ali Land Published: August 28th 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 400 Genres: Fiction, Crime, Psychological, Suspense, Thriller RRP: $19.99 Rating: 4.5 Good Me Bad Me is dark, compelling, voice-driven psychological suspense by debut author Ali Land. How far does the apple really fall from the tree?  Milly’s mother is a serial killer. Though Milly loves her… Continue reading Book Review: Good Me Bad Me by Ali Land

2017 Reviews · Australian · fiction · Throwback Thursday · young adult

Throwback Thursday Book Review: Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta

Welcome to a new 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! Today’s Throwback Thursday book review is my… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta