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It’s Mystery & Thriller Week: Mini book reviews for books by Candice Fox, Jane Harper & Jo Nesbo

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.

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Book Review: Devour by L.A. Larkin

Devour by L.A. Larkin Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hachette, July 2016 Synopsis- Their greatest fear was contaminating an ancient Antarctic lake, buried beneath the ice for millions of years. They little knew about the catastrophe they were about to unleash. Welcome to the high octane world of Olivia Wolfe, As an investigative journalist,… Continue reading Book Review: Devour by L.A. Larkin

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Blog Tour: The Writing Journey of JM Pearce

On the blog today, debut Australian author JM Pearce stops by on her blog tour to chat about her writing journey and how her background in policing has influenced her writing style. Set in the Queensland bush, A Time to Run is a tense, gritty crime thriller featuring a cop-turned-victim and a chilling serial killer.… Continue reading Blog Tour: The Writing Journey of JM Pearce

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Aussie Book Review: Sweet Damage by Rebecca James

  Sweet Damage by Rebecca James Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, February 2015 (first published 2103)  Synopsis- 'I still dream about Anna London's house. In my dreams it's as if the house itself has sinister intentions. But in real life it wasn't the house that was responsible for what happened. It… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Sweet Damage by Rebecca James

AU Book Reviews, AWW2013, Book reviews

Aussie Book Review: Thornwood House 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

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Aussie Book Review: No Safe Place by Jenny Spence

 No Safe Place by Jenny Spence Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Allen & Unwin, June 2013  Synopsis- With winter closing in, Elly Cartwright dreams of escaping her inner-city existence for a more carefree life in the country. On a drizzly Monday morning, the view from her tram window is grim, and she isn't looking forward… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: No Safe Place by Jenny Spence

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Aussie Book Review: Fractured by Dawn Barker

 Fractured by Dawn Barker Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Hachette, March 2013  Synopsis- A compelling, emotional knockout debut from a brilliant new Australian author. An unforgettable novel that brings to life a new mother's worst fears. Tony is worried. His wife, Anna, isn't coping with their newborn. Anna had wanted a child so badly and, when… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Fractured by Dawn Barker

AU Book Reviews, AWW2013, Book reviews

Aussie Book Review: Web of Deceit by Katherine Howell

 Web of Deceit by Katherine Howell Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Pan Macmillan, February 2013  Synopsis- When paramedics Jane and Alex encounter a man refusing to get out of his crashed car with bystanders saying he deliberately drove into a pole, it looks like a desperate cry for help. His frantic claim that someone is… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Web of Deceit by Katherine Howell

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Aussie Book Review: Thirst by L.A Larkin

 L. A. Larkin- Thirst  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy provided by DMCPR Media  Publisher- Pier 9 (Murdoch Books)  Publication date- August 2012  Synopsis-Antarctica is the coldest, most isolated place on earth. Luke Searle, maverick glaciologist, has made it his home. But soon his survival skills will be tested to the limit by a ruthless mercenary… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Thirst by L.A Larkin

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Book Review: Every Vow You Break by Julia Crouch

 Julua Crouch- Every Vow You Break  Format- Paperback  Source- Review copy  Publisher- Hachette/ Hodder & Headline  Publication date- 15 April, 2012  Synopsis- The Wayland family - Lara and Marcus and their three children - leave England to spend a long, hot summer in Trout Island, Upstate New York. Lara, still reeling from an abortion that… Continue reading Book Review: Every Vow You Break by Julia Crouch