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).

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

Snowy Mountains Daughter by Alissa Callen. (2021).

Snowy Mountains Daughter by Alissa Callen. (2021). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel; published 3 February 2021** Peony flower farmer Clancy has always lived in small-town Bundilla and plans to stay there, even if that means remaining single. The man she'd loved… Continue reading Snowy Mountains Daughter by Alissa Callen. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Romance

The Bushranger’s Wife by Cheryl Adnams. (2019 as an ebook, 2021 in physical print).

The Bushranger's Wife by Cheryl Adnams. (2019 as an ebook, 2021 in physical print). **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 6 January 2021** Central Highlands of Victoria, 1861. Jack the Devil is a notorious bushranger… Continue reading The Bushranger’s Wife by Cheryl Adnams. (2019 as an ebook, 2021 in physical print).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2021

Where Wild Black Swans are Flying by Lynne Cairns. (2019).

Where Wild Black Swans are Flying by Lynne Cairns. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to the author for getting in contact and sending me a free copy of this novel, I am very appreciative** A tale of Western Australia's Swan River Colony. In the Swan River Colony there was nothing but sand,… Continue reading Where Wild Black Swans are Flying by Lynne Cairns. (2019).

Advance Readers Copy · Read-Reviewed-2021 · Suspense · Thriller · Young Adult

The Island by C.L. Taylor. (2021).

The Island by C.L. Taylor. (2021). *Young Adult* **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 3 February 2021** Seven days. Six teenagers. One deadly secret. Who will escape... It was supposed to be the perfect holiday:… Continue reading The Island by C.L. Taylor. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Domestic Drama · Read-Reviewed-2021

Close to Home by Janet Gover. (2021).

Close to Home by Janet Gover. (2021). **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 3 February 2021** Aunt Alice loves her small Australian town; she has rarely left it, knows everyone and is related to most… Continue reading Close to Home by Janet Gover. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Mystery · Psychological Thriller · Read-Reviewed-2021

Sargasso by Kathy George. (2021).

Sargasso by Kathy George. (2021). **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 3 February 2021** As a child, Hannah lived at Sargasso, the isolated beachside home designed by her brilliant architect father. A lonely and introverted… Continue reading Sargasso by Kathy George. (2021).

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

Starting From Scratch by Penelope Janu. (2021).

Starting From Scratch by Penelope Janu. (2021). **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review; published 6 January 2021** After a troubled childhood and the loss of her beloved grandmother, Sapphie finally finds somewhere to call home - the close-knit rural community of… Continue reading Starting From Scratch by Penelope Janu. (2021).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Historical Fiction

The Codebreakers by Alli Sinclair. (2021).

The Codebreakers by Alli Sinclair. (2021). **4.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; published 3 March 2021** 1943, Brisbane. The war continues to devastate and the battle for the Pacific threatens Australian shores. Ellie helps the war effort by utilising her… Continue reading The Codebreakers by Alli Sinclair. (2021).