Book Review: The White Princess by Philippa Gregory

The White Princess... About the Book: The haunting story of the mother of the Tudors, Elizabeth of York, wife to Henry VII. Beautiful eldest daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville - the White Queen - the young princess Elizabeth faces a conflict of loyalties between the red rose and the white. Forced into marriage … Continue reading Book Review: The White Princess by Philippa Gregory

New Release Book Review: Someone Like You by Karly Lane

Someone Like You... About the Book: When bestselling author, twenty-nine year old Hayley Stevens, walked in on her husband, Paul, and her best friend in bed together, she knew her life would never be the same again. One year later, Hayley stowed her last bag in her much-loved Audi Coupe and said goodbye to the … Continue reading New Release Book Review: Someone Like You by Karly Lane

New Release Book Review: The Wasp and The Orchid by Danielle Clode

The Wasp and The Orchid: The Remarkable Life of Australian Naturalist Edith Coleman... About the Book: 'Have you met Mrs Edith Coleman? If not you must - I am sure you will like her - she's just A1 and a splendid naturalist.' In 1922, a 48-year-old housewife from Blackburn delivered her first paper, on native … Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Wasp and The Orchid by Danielle Clode

Book Review: The Most Beautiful Woman in Florence by Alyssa Palombo

The Most Beautiful Woman in Florence... About the Book: In 15th Century Italy, a girl as beautiful as Simonetta Cattaneo never wants for marriage proposals. When Marco Vespucci - a handsome young man, highly favoured by the Medici in Florence - asks for her hand, she eagerly accepts. Even before her wedding is set, Simonetta … Continue reading Book Review: The Most Beautiful Woman in Florence by Alyssa Palombo

New Release Book Review: The Yellow Villa by Amanda Hampson

The Yellow Villa... About the Book: 'People come to France to reinvent themselves...' Mia and Ben, an Australian couple in their early thirties, have relinquished one dream and embraced another, selling their Sydney flat and purchasing an old yellow house in the picturesque village of Cordes-sur-Ciel in South-West France. They soon meet sophisticated neighbours Dominic … Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Yellow Villa by Amanda Hampson

Sunday Spotlight with Christine Wells — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog

As a follow up to my Behind the Pen chat on Wednesday with Christine Wells, I thought I'd share with you this more indepth interview we did for the Australian Women Writers Challenge. A signed copy of The Juliet Code is still up for grabs so enter on either blog for your chance to win! … Continue reading Sunday Spotlight with Christine Wells — Australian Women Writers Challenge Blog