April 18, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Lost Man – Jane Harper

Two brothers meet at the border of their vast cattle properties under the unrelenting sun of outback Queensland, in this stunning new standalone novel from New York Times bestseller Jane Harper.
April 16, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: A Letter from Paris: A True Story of Hidden Art, Lost Romance and Family Reclaimed by Louisa Deasey

When Louisa Deasey receives a message from a French woman called Coralie, who has found a cache of letters in an attic, written about Louisa's father, neither woman can imagine the events it will set in motion.
April 11, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Tombland by C J Sansom

Historical fiction is one of my favourite genres – and I love time travel stories too. Have you read anything by Susannah Kearsley yet? Check out […]
April 9, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Van Gogh’s Ear: The True Story – Bernadette Murphy

The Blurb (from Goodreads): In December 1888, Vincent van Gogh cut off his ear. It is the most famous story about any artist in history. But what really happened on that dark winter night? In Van Gogh's Ear, Bernadette Murphy reveals the truth.
April 2, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Into the World by Stephanie Parkyn

The Blurb (From Goodreads): In the midst of the French Revolution, in 1791, unwed mother Marie-Louise Girardin takes one last look at her baby son before thrusting him into the arms of her friend, the revolutionary Olympe de Gouges. [...]
March 29, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

The Blurb (from Goodreads): Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author [...]
March 26, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: One Enchanted Evening by Charlotte Smith

The Blurb (from Booktopia) Every woman has a dress that reminds her of one unforgettable evening … Charlotte Smith owns literally thousands. Having lived life to the full in London, Paris and New York, when she settled in Australia she inherited a [...]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession by Susan Orlean

The Blurb (From Goodreads): The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s tale of an amazing obsession. Determined to clone an endangered flower—the rare ghost orchid Polyrrhiza lindenii—a […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Desert Nurse by Pamela Hart

The Blurb (From Goodreads): Amid the Australian Army hospitals of World War I Egypt, two deeply determined individuals find the resilience of their love tested to […]