Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas

Beauty & Lace Book Review: The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas

Title: The Psychology of Time Travel Author: Kate Mascarenhas Published: August 1st 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 368 Genres:  Fiction, Crime, Mystery RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3 stars A time travel murder mystery from a brilliantly original new voice. Perfect for readers of Naomi Alderman’s The Power and Emily St John Mandel’s Station Eleven . 1967. Four female scientists invent a […]

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Book Review: Before I Let You Go by Kelly Rimmer

Book Review: Before I Let You Go by Kelly Rimmer

Title: Before I Let You Go Author: Kelly Rimmer Published: February 27th 2018 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars THE TOP TEN BESTSELLER. Your sister needs you. But her child needs you more… Fans of Jodi Picoult will love this moving page-turner from Australia’s Kelly Rimmer As children, sisters Lexie and Annie were incredibly close. Bonded by the […]

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New Release Book Review: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

New Release Book Review: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

Title: Nine Perfect Strangers Author: Liane Moriarty Published: September 18th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 512 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars From the no. 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Husband’s Secret and Big Little Lies. The retreat at health and wellness resort Tranquillum House promises total transformation. Nine stressed city dwellers are keen to drop their literal and mental baggage, and […]

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Just Write For Kids – Books On Tour – Blog Tour: The Forever Kid by Elizabeth Mary Cummings and Illustrated by Cheri Hughes

Just Write For Kids – Books On Tour – Blog Tour: The Forever Kid by Elizabeth Mary Cummings and Illustrated by Cheri Hughes

Title: The Forever Kid Author: Elizabeth Mary Cummings Illustrator: Cheri Hughes Published: 1st October 2018 Publisher: Big Sky Publishing Pages: 32 Genres:  Children –  4 to 8 years RRP: $14.99 Rating: 4 stars It’s Johnny’s birthday but he is no longer here. His family still gathers and lovingly celebrates him on his birthday. By continuing Johnny’s favourite party traditions, and sharing special memories, the family […]

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Guest New Release Book Review: How to be Perfect by Holly Wainwright

Guest New Release Book Review: How to be Perfect by Holly Wainwright

Title: How to be Perfect Author: Holly Wainwright Published: August 29th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 5 stars The bestselling author of The Mummy Bloggers is back with another page-turning, rip-roaring story about mums, phones and the cult of self-improvement. In the rolling green hills of Australia’s hippest hinterland, a new guru is blogging about her breakfast.  ELLE CAMPBELL […]

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New Release Book Review: Dressing the Dearloves by Kelly Doust

New Release Book Review: Dressing the Dearloves by Kelly Doust

Title: Dressing the Dearloves Author: Kelly Doust Published: August 20th 2018 Publisher: Harper Collins Books Australia Pages: 416 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars One crumbling grand manor house, a family in decline, five generations of women, and an attic full of beautiful clothes with secrets and lies hidden in their folds. Kelly Doust, author of Precious Things, spins another warm, glamorous […]

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Book Broadcast: The House Across the Street by Lesley Pearse

Book Broadcast: The House Across the Street by Lesley Pearse

Book Broadcast is a post I have created to help ease the load of the books I have for review. It is a great way to spread the word, providing recognition to an author or publisher for sending me a book to review. As my reviewing and blogging duties have stepped up a notch in […]

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Q & A with Shirley Patton, Author of The Secrets We Keep

Q & A with Shirley Patton, Author of The Secrets We Keep

To celebrate the release of The Secrets We Keep, author Shirley Patton’s debut novel, I have a Q & A with Shirley I would love to share with you all. It is true pleasure to welcome Shirley to Mrs B’s Book Reviews for a Q & A session. This Q & A will follow a review of The Secrets […]

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#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A collection of short stories’ – Echo Springs by Leisl Leighton, Daniel De Lorne, TJ Hamilton & Shannon Curtis.

#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A collection of short stories’ – Echo Springs by Leisl Leighton, Daniel De Lorne, TJ Hamilton & Shannon Curtis.

#Book Bingo 2018 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite blogger, Theresa Smith Writes. How does it work?  We have devised our own personalised book bingo card game. Twice a month, on the first and third Saturday of the month, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. […]

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New Release Book Review: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

New Release Book Review: The Survivors by Kate Furnivall

Title: The Survivors Author: Kate Furnivall Published: October 1st 2018 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Australia Pages: 448 Genres: Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Germany, 1945. Klara Janowska and her daughter Alicja have walked for weeks to get to Graufeld Displaced Persons camp. In the cramped, dirty, dangerous conditions they, along with 3,200 others, are the lucky ones. They have survived and will do […]

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