2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · thriller

Book Review: Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan

Title: Anatomy of a Scandal Author: Sarah Vaughan Published: October 1st 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 432 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller RRP: $16.99 Rating: 4 stars A high-profile marriage thrust into the spotlight. A wife, determined to keep her family safe, must face a prosecutor who believes justice has been a long time coming. A scandal that will rock Westminster. And the women… Continue reading Book Review: Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · romance

Book Review: Confess by Colleen Hoover

Title: Confess Author: Colleen Hoover Published: December 1st 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 320 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $19.99 Rating: 5 stars From the bestselling author of It Ends With Us, a novel about risking everything for love – and finding your heart somewhere between the truth and lies. Auburn Reed has her entire life mapped out. Her goals are in sight… Continue reading Book Review: Confess by Colleen Hoover

2022 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release · thriller

New Release Book Review: Reputation by Sarah Vaughan

Title: Reputation Author: Sarah Vaughan Published: March 2nd 2022 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From the bestselling author of Anatomy of a Scandal, soon to be a major Netflix series… Reputation: it takes a lifetime to build and just one moment to destroy. Emma Webster is a respectable MP. Emma Webster is a devoted mother. Emma Webster is… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Reputation by Sarah Vaughan

2021 Reviews · historical fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: When the War Was Here by Roxanne Veletzos

Title: When the War Was Here Author: Roxanne Veletzos Published: July 28th 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia Pages: 368 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars An epic World War II tale of star-crossed lovers separated by class, circumstance and tragedy from the bestselling author of The Girl They Left Behind Hungary, 1943. As war encroaches on the country’s borders, willful young Eva arrives… Continue reading New Release Book Review: When the War Was Here by Roxanne Veletzos

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · suspense · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Heights by Louise Candlish

Title: The Heights Author: Louise Candlish Published: June 2nd 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 448 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars FROM THE BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF OUR HOUSE, WINNER OF THE CRIME & THRILLER BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD, COMES A NAIL-BITING STORY OF TRAGEDY AND REVENGE ‘Impossible to resist, impossible to predict, impossible to put down… this is an… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Heights by Louise Candlish

A Tea break with Mrs B · Interview · new release

A Tea Break with Mrs B: Tania Blanchard

It is a pleasure to welcome Tania Blanchard back to my blog, Mrs B’s Book Reviews for A Tea Break with Mrs B, a author interview series. To help celebrate the release of Echoes of War we sat down for a chat. Thanks Tania! Hello Tania. It is my pleasure to welcome you back to my blog, Mrs B’s Book… Continue reading A Tea Break with Mrs B: Tania Blanchard

2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · mystery · new release · thriller

New Release Book Review: The Perfect Family by Robyn Harding

Title: The Perfect Family Author: Robyn Harding Published: July 28th 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 336 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The bestselling author of The Party explores what happens when a seemingly perfect family is pushed to the edge by cruel, vindictive and increasingly dangerous attacks. Thomas and Viv Adler have a picture-perfect family. Affluent and attractive, with two well-mannered… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Perfect Family by Robyn Harding

#aww2021 · 2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · mystery · new release · thriller

#Blog Tour – Catch Us the Foxes by Nicola West

Title: Catch Us the Foxes Author: Nicola West Published: July 7th 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Mystery Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Some secrets you try to hide. Others you don’t dare let out … Twin Peaks meets The Dry in a deliciously dark and twisted tale that unravels a small Australian country town Ambitious young journalist Marlowe ‘Lo’ Robertson would do… Continue reading #Blog Tour – Catch Us the Foxes by Nicola West

#aww2021 · 2021 Reviews · contemporary fiction · new release

New Release Book Review: The Paris Affair by Pip Drysdale

Title: The Paris Affair Author: Pip Drysdale Published: February 3rd 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars She thinks love can kill you. It turns out she might be right. The dark and sexy new thriller from the bestselling author of The Sunday Girl and The Strangers We Know. Harper Brown is an expert at picking locks, breaking… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Paris Affair by Pip Drysdale

#aww2021 · contemporary fiction · crime · mystery · new release · thriller

New Release Book Review: My Best Friend’s Murder by Polly Phillips

Title: My Best Friend’s Murder Author: Polly Phillips Published: January 6th 2021 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars You’re lying, sprawled at the bottom of the stairs, legs bent, arms wide.If I squint, you could be playing Sleeping Bunnies. Or maybe Twister. I wish I could tell you how the blood pooling around your head… Continue reading New Release Book Review: My Best Friend’s Murder by Polly Phillips