It's mystery and thriller week. Mini book reviews for Hades by Candice Fox, The Dry by Jane Harper and The Bat by Jo Nesbo.
Beyond the Orchard by Anna Romer Paperback, 1 November 2016 Review copy provided by Simon & Schuster Synopsis- Lucy Briar has arrived home in turmoil after years overseas. She’s met her fiancé in London and has her life mapped out, but something is holding her back. Hoping to ground herself and find answers, Lucy settles into once… Continue reading Book Blog Tour & Book Review: Beyond the Orchard by Anna Romer
Lyrebird Hill by Anna Romer Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Simon & Schuster, September 2014 Synopsis- When all that you know comes crashing down, do you run? Or face the truth? Ruby Cardel has the semblance of a normal life – a loving boyfriend, a fulfilling career – but in one terrible moment,… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Lyrebird Hill by Anna Romer
Thornwood House by Anna Romer Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Simon & Schuster, September 2013 Synopsis- When Audrey Kepler inherits an abandoned homestead in rural Queensland, she jumps at the chance to escape her loveless existence in the city and make a fresh start. In a dusty back room of the old house, she discovers… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Thornwood House by Anna Romer
The Vale Girl by Nelika McDonald Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Pan Macmillan, August 2013 Synopsis- "If you leave no trace, nobody could say later whether you were even there at all." Fourteen-year-old Sarah Vale has gone missing in the small town of Banville. She's the daughter of the town whore so no one… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Vale Girl by Nelika McDonald
Seconds Away (Mickey Bolitar #2) by Harlan Coben Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hachette, 25 September 2012 Synopsis-When tragedy strikes close to home, Mickey Bolitar and his loyal new friends—sharp-witted Ema and the adorkably charming Spoon—find themselves at the center of a terrifying mystery involving the shooting of their friend Rachel. Now, not only… Continue reading Book Review: Seconds Away (Mickey Bolitar #2) by Harlan Coben
Life in Death by Harlow Drake ebook Review copy provided by Novel Publicity February 2012 Synopsis- When a girl that social worker Kari Marchant places in foster care is brutally murdered, she’s compelled to learn why. Her quest for the truth pits her against friends and coworkers. As Kari works to solve the horrific plot, more people… Continue reading Indie Book Review: Life in Death by Harlow Drake
Philippa Gregory- Changeling (The Order of Darkness #1) Format- Paperback Source- Review copy Publisher- Simon & Schuster Publication date- June 2012 Synopsis- Dark myths, medieval secrets, intrigue, and romance populate the pages of the first-ever teen series from #1 bestselling author of The Other Boleyn Girl. Italy, 1453. Seventeen-year-old Luca Vero is brilliant, gorgeous—and accused… Continue reading Book Review: Changeling by Philippa Gregory