Advance Readers Copy · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2022

Sister Stardust by Jane Green. (2022).

Sister Stardust by Jane Green. (2022). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 30 March 2022** From afar Talitha's life seemed perfect: a young, beautiful, famous model and actress, living in a palace in Marrakesh with… Continue reading Sister Stardust by Jane Green. (2022).

Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2022

The Herd by Emily Edwards. (2022).

The Herd by Emily Edwards. (2022). **3.5 out of 5 stars** Elizabeth and Bryony are polar opposites but their friendship has always worked. They are best friends and godmothers to each other's daughters - because they trust that the safety of their children is top priority for both women. Little do they know that they… Continue reading The Herd by Emily Edwards. (2022).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Read-Reviewed-2022 · Romance

The Vet’s Country Holiday by Lily Malone. (2022).

The Vet's Country Holiday by Lily Malone. (2022). (Chalk Hill ; #4). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 30 March 2022** City vet Isabella is having a holiday while pet-sitting in the country, but she's… Continue reading The Vet’s Country Holiday by Lily Malone. (2022).

Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2022 · Suspense

To The Sea by Nikki Crutchley. (2021).

To The Sea by Nikki Crutchley. (2021). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Iluka has been the only home that Ana has ever known. The beautiful wild pine plantation overlooking the Pacific Ocean, where her grandfather builds furniture, her aunt runs an artists' retreat and her uncle tends the land, is paradise, a private idyll safe… Continue reading To The Sea by Nikki Crutchley. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2022

The Tricky Art of Forgiveness by Meredith Jaffé. (2022).

The Tricky Art of Forgiveness by Meredith Jaffé. (2022). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to HarperCollins Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 2 March 2022** Diana is in the midst of planning the Big Party - her husband Will's 60th birthday and… Continue reading The Tricky Art of Forgiveness by Meredith Jaffé. (2022).

Crime · Read-Reviewed-2022

The Gosling Girl by Jacqueline Roy. (2021).

The Gosling Girl by Jacqueline Roy. (2021). **2.5 out of 5 stars** Michelle's name will always be associated with a horrible crime; she was the black girl who lured a little white girl to her death. Having done her time, she is released as a young woman with a new identity to start her life… Continue reading The Gosling Girl by Jacqueline Roy. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2022

A Family of Strangers by Fiona Lowe. (2022).

A Family of Strangers by Fiona Lowe. (2022). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 2 March 2022** Addy is desperately trying to get a promotion so singing in Rookery Cove's choir isn't great timing but… Continue reading A Family of Strangers by Fiona Lowe. (2022).

Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2022

The Secrets of Bridgewater Bay by Julie Brooks. (2021).

The Secrets of Bridgewater Bay by Julie Brooks. (2021). **3.5 out of 5 stars** England, 1919. Rose and Ivy board a ship bound for Australia. One is traveling to marry a man she has never met. One is destined never to arrive. Australia, 2016. Amongst her late-grandmother's possessions, Molly uncovers a photo of two girls… Continue reading The Secrets of Bridgewater Bay by Julie Brooks. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2022 · Suspense · Thriller

The Game by Scott Kershaw. (2022).

The Game by Scott Kershaw. (2022). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to HarperCollins Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 2 March 2022** Across the globe, five strangers receive a horrifying message from an unknown number: 'the person you love most is in… Continue reading The Game by Scott Kershaw. (2022).

Crime · Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2022

Breaking Point by Edel Coffey. (2022).

Breaking Point by Edel Coffey. (2022). **3.5 out of 5 stars** Susannah works hard, has two beautiful daughters, a high-flying medical career, a successful husband; she has it all. Adelaide works hard and used to have it all. On the hottest day of the year, Susannah makes a devastating and fatal mistake - she left… Continue reading Breaking Point by Edel Coffey. (2022).