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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: The Trader’s Sister by Anna Jacobs

 Anna Jacobs- The Trader's Sister (Traders #2)  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy  Publisher- Hachette/ Hodder  Publication date- 3rd May, 2012  Synopsis- Ismay Deagan has one wish in the world to leave Ireland and join her brother, Bram, in Australia. But her father has other ideas and orders her to marry their vicious neighbour Rory Flynn,… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Trader’s Sister by Anna Jacobs

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Aussie Book Review: Destiny’s Path by Anna Jacobs

 Anna Jacobs- Destiny's Path (Swan River Colony trilogy)  Format- Paperback  Source- Self-purchase  Synopsis: Three Blake sisters remain in the Swan River Colony in 1866 and two are quite happy to forge new lives for themselves there. The third, Xanthe, yearns to see the world. But even if she could afford to travel, could she persuade… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Destiny’s Path by Anna Jacobs

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

 Anna Jacobs- The Trader's Wife  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy  Publisher- Hodder & Stoughton (Hachette)  Synopsis: Singapore in the 1860s is exotic and yet terrifying for a penniless Englishwoman, alone and vulnerable after her mother's death. Too pretty to obtain a governess's job, Isabella Saunders accepts an offer from a Singapore merchant to teach him English… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Trader’s Wife by Anna Jacobs

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Aussie Book Review: Beyond the Sunset by Anna Jacobs

Anna Jacobs- Beyond the Sunset (#2, Swan River Colony series) Format- Paperback Source- Self-purchase Synopsis: In the untamed outback of Western Australia, the Blake sisters are together again despite what seemed like unsurmountable odds.For Cassandra - reunited again with the man she loves - the Swan River Colony is a refuge that seems like a… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Beyond the Sunset by Anna Jacobs

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Aussie Book Review: Farewell to Lancashire by Anna Jacobs

Anna Jacobs- Farewell to Lancashire (#1, Swan River Colony series) Format- Paperback Source- Self-purchase Synopsis: Cassandra Blake has raised her three motherless sisters. The girls are the pride of their book-loving, impractical father, and not in a hurry to marry. Then the American Civil War cuts off supplies of cotton to Lancashire, the mills fall… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Farewell to Lancashire by Anna Jacobs