Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2019

The Right Place by Carla Caruso. (2018).

The Right Place by Carla Caruso. (2018). **4 out of 5 stars** After her fashion boutique fails, Nella returns to Torrente Blu; the market garden inherited from her late nonna. She plans to sell it quickly and avoid disagreements with her grumpy neighbour Adrian. But after Nella finds her nonna's cookbook and discovers Adrian's passion… Continue reading The Right Place by Carla Caruso. (2018).

Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2019

Tell Me A Secret by Jane Fallon. (2019).

Tell Me A Secret by Jane Fallon. (2019). **4 out of 5 stars** Holly and Roz work together and are friends. But when Holly gets a promotion, Roz doesn't seem as happy as she should. When Holly starts to take a closer look at Roz's life outside of work, she discovers things that don't add… Continue reading Tell Me A Secret by Jane Fallon. (2019).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Contemporary/Literary · Humour · Read-Reviewed-2019

How To Be Second Best by Jessica Dettmann. (2019).

How To Be Second Best by Jessica Dettmann. (2019). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Emma has just given birth to her second child when she finds out her husband has also just fathered a newborn with another woman. Things get tricky fast when he leaves her for the woman and then they soon move in… Continue reading How To Be Second Best by Jessica Dettmann. (2019).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2019 · Romance

The Cafe by the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2019).

The Cafe by the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2019). (Chalk Hill, #2). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Taylor is a child psychologist who needs help from restaurateur Abe - he was scammed by the same woman as her brother Will, and Taylor wants justice. Abe is miserable and wants to forget so has returned to… Continue reading The Cafe by the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2019).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2019

Lost Without You by Rachael Johns. (2018).

Lost Without You by Rachael Johns. (2018). **5 out of 5 stars** Four women, one dress, and the secret that binds them all... Paige is newly engaged after a shock health turn for her mother Rebecca. She decides to wear Rebecca's wedding dress but her mum doesn't have it anymore so she'll have to track… Continue reading Lost Without You by Rachael Johns. (2018).

Chick Lit · Contemporary/Literary · Read-Reviewed-2018

The Ever After by Sarah Pekkanen. (2018).

The Ever After by Sarah Pekkanen. (2018). **2.5 out of 5 stars** Josie and Frank have been together for over 16 years. They have two young daughters. Sometimes life is monotonous but Frank is a great father and husband. Until one day Josie uses his phone and sees an email that shatters her world. Now… Continue reading The Ever After by Sarah Pekkanen. (2018).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2018 · Romance

The Paris Wedding by Charlotte Nash. (2017).

The Paris Wedding by Charlotte Nash. (2017). **4 out of 5 stars** 10 years ago Rachael chose not to move away with her boyfriend Matt in order to care for her sick mum on the farm. Now she has been invited to Matt's wedding all the way in Paris, all expenses paid. Rachel is unprepared… Continue reading The Paris Wedding by Charlotte Nash. (2017).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2018 · Romance

Water Under the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2018).

Water Under the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2018). **4.5 out of 5 stars** Ella was hoping to be an Olympic swimmer before something derailed those plans and she's never swum again. Now she is embarking on a real estate career in a small country town. Jake doesn't really want to sell his nanna's house but… Continue reading Water Under the Bridge by Lily Malone. (2018).

Chick Lit · Contemporary/Literary · Crime · Read-Reviewed-2018

A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult. (2018).

A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult. (2018). *3.5 out of 5 stars* The Centre is the sole surviving women's reproductive health clinic in the state. A desperate and distraught gunman has come in opening fire and taken everyone hostage. Those hostages include: Wren, who has missed school to come and is chaperoned by her… Continue reading A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult. (2018).

Australian Author · Chick Lit · Read-Reviewed-2018 · Romance

The Summer of Secrets by Barbara Hannay. (2018).

The Summer of Secrets by Barbara Hannay. (2018). **4 out of 5 stars** Sydney journalist Chloe is desperate to have children when her long term boyfriend finally admits that he doesn't want kids. Devastated, Chloe takes a job on a small country newspaper and plans to start IVF. The town seems perfect but there is… Continue reading The Summer of Secrets by Barbara Hannay. (2018).