Home Before Sundown

AUTHOR: BARBARA HANNAY • CATEGORY: ROMANCE / AUSTRALIAN FICTION • PAGES: 320 Synopsis For Bella Fairburn, a girl from the bush, her new life in Europe is a dream come true. But news of her beloved father's heart attack brings Bella rushing back to Australia along with her aunt Liz, an acclaimed musician who's been … Continue reading Home Before Sundown

Nineteen Letters

AUTHOR: JODI PERRY • CATEGORY: ROMANCE • PAGES: 381 Synopsis What would you do if the love of your life had no memory of you? The 19th of January, 1996 . . . I'll never forget it. It was the day we met. I was seven and she was six. It was the day she … Continue reading Nineteen Letters

Sour Heart

AUTHOR: JENNY ZHANG • CATEGORY: CONTEMPORARY FICTION • PAGES: 301 NOTE- I received my copy of Sour Heart from the good people at Bloomsbury Publishing in exchange for my honest review. If you wish to see my review policy please click here. Synopsis Centred on a community of immigrants who have traded their endangered lives … Continue reading Sour Heart


AUTHOR: SARAH BANNAN • CATEGORY: YA • PAGES: 345 Synopsis Before Carolyn Lessing arrived, nothing much had ever happened in Adamsville, Alabama. Each week, at dinner tables and in the high school assembly, everyone would pray for the football team to win. Each year, the Adams High hotlist would be updated, and girls would rise … Continue reading Weightless

Sense & Sensibility

AUTHOR: JOANNE TROLLOPE • CATEGORY: ROMANCE • PAGES: 362 Synopsis When sisters Elinor and Marianne lose their father and their beloved home, Norland Park, all in a matter of weeks, the shock impacts them in very different ways. As young architect student Elinor holds the family together, Marianne resists the change they must endure with … Continue reading Sense & Sensibility

The Secret Keeper

AUTHOR: KATE MORTON • CATEGORY: WOMENS FICTION • PAGES: 582 Synopsis 1961: On a sweltering summer's day, while her family picnics by the stream on their Suffolk farm, sixteen-year-old Laurel hides out in her childhood tree house dreaming of a boy called Billy, a move to London, and the bright future she can't wait to … Continue reading The Secret Keeper