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Aussie Book Review: Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney

Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney Paperback Review copy provided by publisher Penguin Random House, February 2016 Synopsis- English dog trainer Beth Poole is having trouble getting her life back together after beating a life-threatening illness and divorcing her husband. When her Aussie-soap-obsessed grandma sends her to Australia to recover, it seems a great opportunity for… Continue reading Aussie Book Review: Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney

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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: 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