Book Review: The Mime Order

I was in the library the other day to pick up some books for my daughter (school holidays), and I picked up The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon.  This is the second book in the Bone Season Series. I previously reviewed the first book, the Bone Season here. Book two …

Book Review: Ridiculous

Ridiculous by D.L. Carter is a regency romance with a twist. After the death of her miserly cousin, Antony North, Millicent Boarder fakes her own death and assumes his identity in order to ensure her mother and two sisters are properly cared for rather than face the poorhouse as they …

Book review: Burned

My blog has had issues over the past week. It appears to be working again now. Let’s hope it stays that way. My book review today is for the Karen Marie Moning Fever novel, Burned. In a war ravaged Dublin where the Fae and humans battle for control, tempers flare, passions run …

Book Review: Coral Sea Affair

The Coral Sea Affair by Aussie Author Drew Lindsay is one of many stories about former police officer Ben Hood (this is the first). Ben Hood is a Sydney policeman who is placed on leave for shooting two people against police procedure. He goes back to Karate training and joins a …

Book Review: Wild Wood

I was fortunate enough when out shopping this week to stumble across a new release historical fiction by Australian author Posie Graeme-Evans.

Wild Wood

Wild Wood is a story written from multiple viewpoints, and over two time periods.

There are no accidents. There is only fate.

Australian woman Jesse Marley is in London in 1981, at the height of England’s celebrations for the upcoming marriage between Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer. A month earlier, her world had been turned upside down by the discovery that she was adopted.

With her emotions running high, she steps into the path of a motorcycle. Pretending she is fine, she bumbles her way into an old church and comes across a waitress named Alicia Donne, who arranges for a doctor friend, Rory Brandon, to help Jesse find treatment for her injuries.

Fate has conspired to bring these three together and they must all deal with the repercussions of Jesse’s head injuries which unlock the secrets to her own past, and Alicia and Rory’s as well.Continue reading

Book Review: Unmade

Unmade by Sarah Rees Brennan is the third and final book in the (The Lynburn Legacy #3) Trilogy. We had left Untold with Jared missing and Kami linked to his half brother/cousin Ash. Jared and Ash’s father, Rob Lynburn, has taken over the family home of Aurimere and the town of Sorry-in-the-Vale. In order to …