Review: Beautiful Messy Love by Tess Woods

July 20, 2017 | Beautiful Messy Love by Tess Woods is published by Harper Collins. RRP$29.99, available July 24th

BEAUTIFUL MESSY LOVE is the second novel by award winning Perth based author, Tess Woods. You can read my review of her debut novel, LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT here. Lily is a bit of a mess, struggling with her medical studies, mostly because she hasn’t worked out how she fits into the world of d...

Review: Dear Banjo by Sasha Wasley

July 19, 2017 | Dear Banjo by Sasha Wasley is published by Penguin. RRP $32.99, available now.

When her father falls ill, Willow Patterson is called home from University to take over the running of the family property, Patterson Downs. Running the place has always been her dream, and she has big plans to turn the cattle station to organic and sustainable practice. As she is packing she...

Blog Tour: HOW WRITING SAVED ME, by Country Roads author, Nicole Hurley-Moore

February 21, 2017 | Country Roads by Nicole Hurley-Moore is published by Allen & Unwin. RRP $29.99, available now.

Today, Nicole Hurley-Moore, author of newly released COUNTRY ROADS, stops by LOVEthatBOOK on her book tour. It is always great to welcome an Australian author to the blog, and in her post today, Nicole shares the story of how writing saved her when life did not go to plan... How Writin...

Book Blog Tour – Karly Lane on Making Mistakes and Second Chances

November 25, 2016 | Third Time Lucky by Karly Lane is published by Allen & Unwin, RRP $29.99, available now.

Today I am thrilled to welcome Karly Lane to LOVEthatBOOK. Her latest novel is called THIRD TIME LUCKY and it is freshly released into the world. If you haven't followed Karly on social media yet, you should immediately scroll to the links below. She is humble, funny and responsive to her follo...

Guest Post: Karly Lane on Genre Fiction

May 5, 2016 | Second Chance Town RRP $29.99

A real treat today! Prolific and bestselling Australian author, Karly Lane, has stopped by to talk about how she found her niche. And in breaking news... this week her latest book, SECOND CHANCE TOWN was the top selling Australian Rural Fiction title! A hearty congratulations from LOVEthatBOOK...

Review: The War Bride by Pamela Hart

April 16, 2016 | RRP $29.99

It’s 1920, and after a two-year separation, war bride Margaret is journeying from England to Australia to reunite with her husband and begin a new life with him in Australia. But when the ship docks, her husband, Frank, isn’t part of the welcoming crowd. Margaret is devastated to learn that ...

Review: The Perfumer’s Secret by Fiona McIntosh

September 30, 2015 | RRP $32.99

It is 1914 and against her will, Fleurette Delacroix is to marry Aimery De Lasset in a match of convenience that would unite two prestigious perfume families of Grasse. When the Cathedral bells toll at midnight to call their men to war, Fleurette (saved by the bell from sharing a bed with Aimery...

Review: The Chocolate Promise by Josephine Moon

September 2, 2015 | A & U

The Chocolate Apothecary where this story is set, is an artisan store in Tasmania. It is owned and run by the cheerily named Christmas Livingstone. Christmas has created a list of ten rules for happiness to live by, the most important of which is ‘no romantic relationships.’ CHRISTMAS LIVIN...

Review: The Tailor’s Girl by Fiona McIntosh

August 22, 2015 | Penguin

As soon as I cracked the spine on this wonderful offering from Fiona McIntosh I was swept away. I have loved Fiona's previous offerings in this genre- Fields of Gold, The Lavender Keeper and The French Promise are all excellent books, with grand and sweeping stories. If you haven't read them yet,...

Review : The Soldier’s Wife by Pamela Hart

April 28, 2015

While many stories of War are told on foreign shores, this is a story on the home front. Pamela beautifully captures life in Australia for a woman at this time and how life changed with the onset of War. As a reader I felt immersed in the time and surrounded by the place. This only served to intensi...

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