Australian Author · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2020

Riptides by Kirsten Alexander. (2020).

Riptides by Kirsten Alexander. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** It's December 1974. Abby and her brother Charlie are driving to their dad's isolated farm on a dark country road when they swerve into the path of another car, forcing it into a tree. The pregnant driver is killed instantly. In the heat of the… Continue reading Riptides by Kirsten Alexander. (2020).

Australian Author · Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Thriller

The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020).

The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020). (Cormac Reilly #3). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Police corruption, an investigation that ends in tragedy and the mystery of a little girl's silence - three unconnected things that will prove to be linked by one small town. Detective Cormac faces enemies at work and trouble in his… Continue reading The Good Turn by Dervla McTiernan. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Extraordinary Hope of Dawn Brightside. (2020).

The Extraordinary Hope of Dawn Brightside. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; due to be published 18 May 2020** When Dawn is offered a bed at St Jude's Hostel for the Homeless, it means so much more than just… Continue reading The Extraordinary Hope of Dawn Brightside. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Crime · Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Thriller

His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020).

His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; due to be published 18 May 2020** If there are two sides to every story, someone is always lying... Jack: Three words to describe my wife: beautiful,… Continue reading His and Hers by Alice Feeney. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2020

The End of Cuthbert Close by Cassie Hamer. (2020).

The End of Cuthbert Close by Cassie Hamer. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; published 23 March 2020** You can choose your friends, but can't choose your neighbors. Food stylist Cara, corporate lawyer Alex and stay-at-home mum Beth couldn't… Continue reading The End of Cuthbert Close by Cassie Hamer. (2020).

Australian Author · Crime · Mystery · Suspense · Thriller

You Don’t Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019).

You Don't Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Lizzie was 18 when she vanished, and Noah has never forgotten her. She was his first crush, his unrequited love. She was also his brother’s girlfriend. Noah's brother Tom hasn’t been home in over a decade after leaving under a darkening cloud… Continue reading You Don’t Know Me by Sara Foster. (2019).

Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Mothers by Genevieve Gannon. (2020).

The Mothers by Genevieve Gannon. (2020). **5 out of 5 stars** What if the baby you gave birth to belonged to someone else? Grace and Dan are in their forties and have been on the IVF treadmill for some time - 6 attempts with no baby and their hope is dying. Priya and Nick are… Continue reading The Mothers by Genevieve Gannon. (2020).

Mystery · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Suspense · Thriller

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019).

Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019). **3.5 out of 5 stars** From the moment they met in college, Stella & Violet were best friends. Stella is beautiful, privileged and in the spotlight. Violet is hardworking behind the scenes cleaning up Stella's messes. After graduation Violet begins to make a life and career for herself in… Continue reading Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak. (2019).

Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2020

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. (2019).

Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. (2019). **5 out of 5 stars** For a while, Daisy Jones & The Six were everywhere. Their albums were on every turntable, they sold out arenas from coast to coast, their sound defined an era. And then, on 12 July 1979, they split. Nobody ever knew… Continue reading Daisy Jones & The Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. (2019).

Advance Readers Copy · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2020

Just My Luck by Adele Parks. (2020).

Just My Luck by Adele Parks. (2020). **2.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; due to be published 20 April 2020** It's the stuff dreams are made of – a lottery win so big, it changes everything. For 15 years, Lexi… Continue reading Just My Luck by Adele Parks. (2020).