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

Who We Were by B.M. Carroll. (2020).

Who We Were by B.M. Carroll. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** 20 years after they went their separate ways, friends and enemies are coming together for their school reunion. Katy is desperate to show she's not the shy girl anymore. Annabel ruled the school until her fall from grace. Zach who was popular but… Continue reading Who We Were by B.M. Carroll. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Goldminer’s Sister by Alison Stuart. (2020).

The Goldminer's Sister by Alison Stuart. (2020). **4.5 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 8 July 2020** In 1873 Eliza arrives in the goldmining town of Maiden's Creek in search of her brother but instead she… Continue reading The Goldminer’s Sister by Alison Stuart. (2020).

Australian Author · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2020

The Lost Jewels by Kirsty Manning. (2020).

The Lost Jewels by Kirsty Manning. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** In 1912 workmen in Cheapside, London uncover a cache of unimaginable valuable treasure that quickly disappears again. In the present day, respected jewellery historian Kate receives a call about the Cheapside jewels and knows she's on the brink of the experience of a… Continue reading The Lost Jewels by Kirsty Manning. (2020).

Australian Author · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Romance

The Lost Love Song by Minnie Darke. (2020).

The Lost Love Song by Minnie Darke. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** In Australia, Arie waits impatiently for classical pianist Diana to return from a world tour and is hopeful that she'll finally agree to plan their wedding. On her travels, Diana composes a song for Arie. It's the perfect way to express her… Continue reading The Lost Love Song by Minnie Darke. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Domestic Drama · Historical Fiction · Read-Reviewed-2020

Stars Over the Southern Ocean by J.H. Fletcher (2020).

Stars Over the Southern Ocean by J.H. Fletcher (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; published 15 June 2020** 1937. 17 year old Marina has always lived in a small logging town. When she meets Jory she is intrigued by… Continue reading Stars Over the Southern Ocean by J.H. Fletcher (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Romance

The Stockman’s Secret by Mandy Magro. (2020).

The Stockman's Secret by Mandy Magro. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free advance readers copy of this novel; published 18 May 2020** In the small town of Little Heart, Juliette and Joel are drawn together after being targeted by bullies. But when the bullying takes… Continue reading The Stockman’s Secret by Mandy Magro. (2020).

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

The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan. (2020).

The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan. (2020). **4.5 out of 5 stars** When Shirley signs her 83 year old husband Frank out of the nursing home, she has no intention of bringing him back. For 57 years the couple has shared love, happiness and heartbreak. Frank's dementia means he does not always know who Shirley… Continue reading The Secret Life of Shirley Sullivan. (2020).

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

The Long Shadow by Anne Buist. (2020).

The Long Shadow by Anne Buist. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** When Isabel first moves to Riley, it looks like any other small outback town. The town relies on the local hospital which Dean, Issy's husband, has been called in to investigate and perhaps close. Issy is a psychologist with a toddler and decides… Continue reading The Long Shadow by Anne Buist. (2020).

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

The Drop-Off by Fiona Harris & Mike McLeish. (2020).

The Drop-Off by Fiona Harris & Mike McLeish. (2020). **3.5 out of 5 stars** Everyone knows the school drop-off rules: 'kiss & go doesn't mean 'sit & scroll Insta'; activewear is allowed but pj pants are not; don't piss off the Alpha mum. Lizzie, Megan and Sam don't play by the rules. Lizzie is a… Continue reading The Drop-Off by Fiona Harris & Mike McLeish. (2020).

Advance Readers Copy · Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2020 · Romance

Something To Talk About by Rachael Johns. (2020).

Something To Talk About by Rachael Johns. (2020). (Rose Hill ; #2) **4.5 out of 5 stars** **Thank you to Harlequin Australia for sending me a free copy of this novel; published 20 April 2020** Dairy farmer Tabitha has a heart of gold and is everyone's best mate. Despite facing some serious challenges, she's built… Continue reading Something To Talk About by Rachael Johns. (2020).