Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2021

The World at My Feet by Catherine Isaac. (2021).

The World at My Feet by Catherine Isaac. (2021). **4 out of 5 stars** 1990. Harriet is a journalist and her job takes her to dangerous places where she asks questions. But when she is sent to Romania, to the state orphanages the world has just learnt about, she is forced to rethink her most… Continue reading The World at My Feet by Catherine Isaac. (2021).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2021

Spring Clean for the Peach Queen by Sasha Wasley. (2021).

Spring Clean for the Peach Queen by Sasha Wasley. (2021). **4.5 out of 5 stars** One tanked career, one badly timed glamour shoot and one dead boyfriend later, 30 year old Lottie is returning home after leaving at age 18, the reigning Peach Queen. Back in her orchard hometown, she embarks on a radical declutter… Continue reading Spring Clean for the Peach Queen by Sasha Wasley. (2021).

Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2021

The Mystery Woman by Belinda Alexandra. (2020).

The Mystery Woman by Belinda Alexandra. (2020). **4 out of 5 stars** Rebecca becomes the postmistress in a sleepy seaside town, needing to be anonymous after a Sydney scandal. But she is immediately confronted with the news that her predecessor committed suicide. Her hopes for a quiet life are soon threatened by the attentions of… Continue reading The Mystery Woman by Belinda Alexandra. (2020).

Fantasy · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Romance

A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas. (2017).

A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas. (2017). (A Court of Thorns and Roses; #3) *Young Adult* Feyre will bring vengeance. She has left the Night Court - and her High Lord - and is playing a deadly game of deceit in the Spring Court. Tamlin is making deals with the invading… Continue reading A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas. (2017).

Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2021

Girl A by Abigail Dean. (2021).

Girl A by Abigail Dean. (2021). **3 out of 5 stars** Lex doesn't want to think about her family, and growing up in her parents' House of Horrors; she was Girl A, the girl who escaped. When her mother dies in prison and leaves Lex and her siblings the family home, she can't run from… Continue reading Girl A by Abigail Dean. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Romance

Magpie’s Bend by Maya Linnell. (2021).

Magpie's Bend by Maya Linnell. (2021). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to the author (and her publisher Allen & Unwin) for getting in contact and sending me a free copy of this novel, I am very appreciative; published 1 June 2021** Bush nurse Lara and rural journalist Toby are thrust into the limelight… Continue reading Magpie’s Bend by Maya Linnell. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Thriller

The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn. (2021).

The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn. (2021). **2 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; published 7 April 2021** Ambrosia is desperate to fit in at prestigious college Wesleyan. At first she struggles to navigate the rules… Continue reading The Girls Are All So Nice Here by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn. (2021).

Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2021

The Last Bookshop by Emma Young. (2021).

The Last Bookshop by Emma Young. (2021). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Perth bookshop owner Cait's best friends have always been books - along with the rare souls who love them as much as she does, like the grandmotherly June. June's sudden interest in Cait's lacklustre love life and the appearance of a handsome man… Continue reading The Last Bookshop by Emma Young. (2021).

Australian Author · Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Suspense

Tell Me Lies by J.P. Pomare. (2020).

Tell Me Lies by J.P. Pomare. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Psychologist Margot has a picture-perfect life: a nice house in the suburbs, a husband, two children and a successful career. One morning Margot approaches one of her clients on a busy train platform. He is looking down at his phone as the train… Continue reading Tell Me Lies by J.P. Pomare. (2020).

Fantasy · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Romance · Young Adult

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas. (2016).

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas. (2016). (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2) *Young Adult* **4.5 out of 5 stars** Feyre has undergone more trials than one human can carry in her heart. Though she's now been granted the powers and lifespan of the High Fae, she is haunted by… Continue reading A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas. (2016).