New Release Book Review: Christmas Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella

New Release Book Review: Christmas Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella

Title: Christmas Shopaholic Author: Sophie Kinsella Published: October 15th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3 stars Number One bestseller Sophie Kinsella’s first ever Christmas novel! Celebrate Christmas with the ultimate Shopaholic! The brilliant laugh-out-loud festive novel from the Number One bestselling author. Becky Brandon (née Bloomwood) adores Christmas. It’s always the same – Mum […]

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New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

New Release Book Review: The Lost Ones by Anita Frank

Title: The Lost Ones Author: Anita Frank Published: October 21st 2019 Publisher: HQ Fiction – GB Pages: 434 Genres:  Fiction, Historical RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars England, 1917 Reeling from the death of her fiancé, Stella Marcham welcomes the opportunity to stay with her pregnant sister, Madeleine, at her imposing country mansion, Greyswick – but she arrives to discover a house of unease […]

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Tea with Mrs B: Ella Carey

Tea with Mrs B: Ella Carey

Welcome to Tea with Mrs B, an author interview series. Here to share a pot of tea and to chat about her brand new book, Beyond the Horizon, is Ella Carey. Ella Carey is the international bestselling author of The Things We Don’t Say, Secret Shores, From a Paris Balcony, The House by the Lake, […]

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New Release Book Review: The Wife and the Widow by Christian White

New Release Book Review: The Wife and the Widow by Christian White

Title: The Wife and the Widow Author: Christian White Published: September 24th 2019 Publisher: Affirm Press Pages: 384 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Set against the backdrop of an eerie island town in the dead of winter, The Wife and the Widow is a mystery/thriller told from two perspectives: Kate, a widow whose grief is compounded by what she learns about her […]

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New Release Book Review: Bruny by Heather Rose

New Release Book Review: Bruny by Heather Rose

Title: Bruny Author: Heather Rose Published: October 1st 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 424 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars The brilliant and explosive new novel from the author of the award-winning The Museum of Modern Love. Why is a massive bridge being built to connect the sleepy island of Bruny with the mainland of Tasmania? And why have terrorists blown it […]

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New Release Book Review: The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

New Release Book Review: The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

Title: The Turn of the Key Author: Ruth Ware Published: August 20th 2019 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Crime, Mystery, Thriller RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars Full of spellbinding menace, The Turn of the Key is a gripping modern-day haunted house thriller from international bestseller Ruth Ware. IT WAS THE DREAM JOB. IT WOULD BECOME HER WORST NIGHTMARE. ‘So clever and […]

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New Release Book Review: Cross My Heart by Pamela Cook

New Release Book Review: Cross My Heart by Pamela Cook

Title: Cross My Heart Author: Pamela Cook Published: September 26th 2019 Publisher: Wildwords Publishing Pages: 342 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars When a promise kept means a life is broken … Tessa De Santis’s child-free marriage in inner-city Sydney is ordered and comfortable, and she likes it that way. When tragedy strikes and her childhood friend Skye Whittaker dies, Tess […]

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Tea with Mrs B: Kate Murdoch

Tea with Mrs B: Kate Murdoch

Welcome to Tea with Mrs B, an author interview series. Here to share a pot of tea and to chat about her brand new book, The Orange Grove, is Kate Murdoch. Kate Murdoch is the author of Stone Circle. She exhibited widely as a painter both in Australia and internationally before turning her hand to writing. Her short-form […]

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#Book Bingo 2019 Round 21: ‘Themes of Culture’- Paris Savages by Katherine Johnson

#Book Bingo 2019 Round 21: ‘Themes of Culture’- Paris Savages by Katherine Johnson

Book Bingo 2019 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. Each Saturday, on a fortnightly basis, beginning on Saturday 5th January 2019, Ashleigh, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2019 card contains a total of 30 […]

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#Book Bingo 2019 Round 21 BONUS ROUND: ‘Fictional biography about a woman from history’ – The Birdman’s Wife by Melissa Ashley

#Book Bingo 2019 Round 21 BONUS ROUND: ‘Fictional biography about a woman from history’ – The Birdman’s Wife by Melissa Ashley

Book Bingo 2019 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite bloggers, Theresa Smith Writes and The Book Muse. Each Saturday, on a fortnightly basis, beginning on Saturday 5th January 2019, Ashleigh, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries. The Book Bingo 2019 card contains a total of 30 […]

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