January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Peacock Summer by Hannah Richell

The Blurb (From Goodreads): Set in a fading family estate nestled within the Chiltern Hills, this is the story of two summers, sixty years apart, woven […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Verity Sparks, Lost and Found by Susan Green

The Blurb (From Goodreads): Melbourne. 1879. Verity Sparks has found her father. But she has lost her gift – the ability to find lost things. Papa […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Lost King of France: How DNA Solved he Mystery of the Murdered Son of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette by Deborah Cadbury

The Blurb (From Goodreads): In 1793, when Marie-Antoinette was beheaded at the guillotine, she left her adored eight-year-old son imprisoned in the Temple Tower. Far from […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Butterfly on A Pin by Alannah Hill

The Blurb (From Goodreads): Unflinching, funny, shocking, inspiring and tender: this is a story like no other. Alannah Hill, one of Australia’s most successful fashion designers, […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Anger of Angels by Sherryl Jordan

The Blurb (From Goodreads): “Words hold a terrible power. They can break a heart, or give it a reason to live. They can grant freedom – […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey

The Blurb (From Goodreads): The lead homicide investigator in a rural town, Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock is deeply unnerved when a high school classmate is found […]
January 8, 2019

BOOK REVIEW: Bury Your Dead by Louise Penny

The Blurb (From Goodreads): It is Winter Carnival in Quebec City, bitterly cold and surpassingly beautiful. Chief Inspector Armand Gamache has come not to join the […]
October 9, 2018

BOOK REVIEW: Mariana by Susanna Kearsley

The Blurb (From Goodreads): The first time Julia Beckett saw Greywethers she was only five, but she knew that it was her house. And now that […]
September 6, 2018

LIZZIE SIDDAL: Her Life & legacy

The National Gallery of Australia has just announced a major exhibition of Pre-Raphaelite art will open in mid-December, and so – being the world’s most passionate […]