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Book Review: The Crossroads by Pamela Cook

The Crossroads by Pamela Cook Hachette Australia, November 2016 (Review copy provided by publisher) Pamela Cook writes rural women's fiction with romantic sub-plots. The Crossroads is her fourth published novel, and the third book that I've read. I'm an avid reader of the rural romance genre and every time I pick up a Pamela Cook novel… Continue reading Book Review: The Crossroads by Pamela Cook

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Aussie Book Review: Currawong Creek by Jennifer Scoullar

 Aussie Book Review: Currawong Creek by Jennifer Scoullar Paperback and ebook Review copy provided by publisher Penguin, June 2013  Synopsis- Brisbane lawyer Clare Mitchell has a structured, orderly life. That is, until she finds herself the unlikely guardian of a small, troubled boy. In desperation, Clare takes Jack to stay at Currawong Creek, her grandfather's… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Currawong Creek by Jennifer Scoullar

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Aussie Book Review: Redstone Station by Therese Creed

 Redstone Station by Therese Creed Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, April 2013  Synopsis- Alice Day is happy to be returning home to Redstone Station after two years at Agriculture College. During various placements at farms and stations during her time at college she was shocked at the second-class status of women… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Redstone Station by Therese Creed

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Aussie Book Review: Heartland by Cathryn Hein

 Heartland by Cathryn Hein Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Penguin Australia, April 2013  Synopsis- A powerful, passionate and moving rural love story from the bestselling author of Promises and Heart of the Valley. When Callie Reynolds arrives at Glenmore, the property she's recently inherited, the last thing she wants is to be saddled with… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Heartland by Cathryn Hein

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Aussie Book Review: Saving Grace by Fiona McCallum

Saving Grace (The Button Jar Series #1) by Fiona McCallum Paperback Uncorrected proof copy provided by publisher/ DMCPR Media Harlequin Mira, April 2013 Synopsis- When Emily Oliphant married John Stratten, she thought it was the beginning of an exciting new adventure, imagining herself standing shoulder-to-shoulder with the most eligible farmer in the district, mucking in… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Saving Grace by Fiona McCallum

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Aussie Book Review: The Girl in the Hard Hat by Loretta Hill

 The Girl in the Hard Hat by Loretta Hill ebook Review copy provided by publisher/ netgalley Random House Australia, January 2013  Synopsis- Wendy Hopkins arrives in the Pilbara to search for the father who abandoned her at birth. Getting mixed up in construction site politics at the Iron Ore wharf just out of town was… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: The Girl in the Hard Hat by Loretta Hill

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Aussie Book Review: Queen of the Road by Tricia Stringer

 Queen of the Road by Tricia Stringer Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Harlequin Mira, December 2012  Synopsis- Juggling two jobs, raising her four-year-old daughter alone and drowning in debt, Angela Ranger is struggling to survive. So when Angela's father offers her a job driving trucks in the tiny rural town of Munirilla, she accepts.… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Queen of the Road by Tricia Stringer

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Aussie Book Review: Zoe’s Muster by Barbara Hannay #aww2012

 Barbara Hannay- Zoe's Muster  Format- ebook  Source- Review copy/ netgalley  Publisher- Penguin AU  Publication date- 25th July 2012  Synopsis- Three women ... two families ... one secret ... When Zoe, restless black sheep of the Porter family, discovers that her biological father is a North Queensland cattleman, Peter Fairburn, her deep desire to meet him takes… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Zoe’s Muster by Barbara Hannay #aww2012