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Aussie Book Review: Let Her Go by Dawn Barker

  Let Her Go by Dawn Barker Paperback Uncorrected Proof Copy provided by publisher Hachette, June 2014  Synopsis- How far would you go to have a family? What would you hide for someone you love? Confused and desperate, Zoe McAllister boards a ferry to Rottnest Island in the middle of winter holding a tiny baby… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Let Her Go by Dawn Barker

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Aussie Book Review: Charlotte’s Creek by Therese Creed

 Charlotte's Creek by Therese Creed Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, April 2014  Synopsis- After a couple of years working in a privileged private school, Lucy Francis yearns for adventure. So when she hears about a job teaching four children on a massive cattle property in North Queensland, she decides to throw… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Charlotte’s Creek by Therese Creed

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Aussie Book Review: The Trader’s Reward by Anna Jacobs

  The Trader's Reward (The Trader's) by Anna Jacobs Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hodder & Stoughton, April 2014  Synopsis- The final book in the Traders series. When Fergus Deagan's wife dies, leaving him to care for their small children, he doesn't know how to manage. He's always been envious of his older brother… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Trader’s Reward by Anna Jacobs

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Aussie Book Review: Simmering Season by Jenn J McLeod

  Simmering Season by Jenn J McLeod Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Simon & Schuster, April 2014  Synopsis- When a school reunion brings home more than just memories… Back in Calingarry Crossing to sell the family pub, Maggie Lindeman has no idea a perfect storm is heading her way until her past and present… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Simmering Season by Jenn J McLeod

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Aussie Book Review: Crimson Dawn by Fleur McDonald

Crimson Dawn by Fleur McDonald Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, April 2014 Synopsis- Laura Murphy will need to call on all her grit and determination to retain her beloved farm… But will her fierce self reliance close her off to the possibility of love? Since inheriting Nambina, the property that’s been… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Crimson Dawn by Fleur McDonald

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Aussie Book Review: Cicada by Moira McKinnon

Cicada by Moira McKinnon Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen and Unwin, March 2014 Synopsis- A stunning novel of terror, love and survival in the greatest wilderness on earth. A lyrical, heartbreaking epic debut. An isolated property in the middle of Western Australia, just after the Great War. An English heiress has just given… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Cicada by Moira McKinnon

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Aussie Book Review: Iron Junction by Charlotte Nash

  Iron Junction by Charlotte Nash Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hachette Australia, March 2014  Synopsis- Desperate to get away from her family's expectations of success in love and in work, Dr Beth Harding leaves Sydney behind and takes a locum job at Iron Junction – a mining town in the distant Pilbara. With… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Iron Junction by Charlotte Nash

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Aussie Book Review: The Return by Silvia Kwon

The Return by Silvia Kwon Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hachette Australia, March 2014  Synopsis- War ends and the world changes, as it always does. The enemy are no longer the enemy – just people living their lives. But hate is hard to extinguish. The scars of war are not always visible, and they… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Return by Silvia Kwon

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Aussie Book Review: Tiddas by Anita Heiss

Tiddas by Anita Heiss Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Simon & Schuster, March 2014 Synopsis- A story about what it means to be a friend … Five women, best friends for decades, meet once a month to talk about books … and life, love and the jagged bits in between. Dissecting each other’s lives… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Tiddas by Anita Heiss

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Aussie Book Review: Making Soapies in Kabul by Trudi-Ann Tierney

  Making Soapies in Kabul by Trudi-Ann Tierney Paperback/ ebook Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, March 2014  Synopsis- On an impulse, Trudi-Ann Tierney, Sydney producer and former actress, goes to Kabul to manage a bar. She quickly falls into the local TV industry, where she becomes responsible for producing a highly popular… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Making Soapies in Kabul by Trudi-Ann Tierney