Book Review: Dark Heart by Elizabeth Ellen Carter

Dark Heart... Book Description: Can love survive a dark heart? Rome, 235 A.D. A series of ritual murders of young boys recalls memories of Rome’s most wicked emperor. Magistrate Marcus Cornelius Drusus has discovered the cult extends to the very heart of Roman society. Despite his personal wealth and authority, Marcus is a slave to … Continue reading Book Review: Dark Heart by Elizabeth Ellen Carter

Book Review: The Museum of Modern Love by Heather Rose

The Museum of Modern Love... Book Description: A mesmerising literary novel about a lost man in search of connection - a meditation on love, art and commitment, set against the backdrop of one of the greatest art events in modern history, Marina Abramovic's The Artist is Present. 'This is a weirdly beautiful book.' David Walsh … Continue reading Book Review: The Museum of Modern Love by Heather Rose

Spotlight on Kate Forsyth: The Beast’s Garden and all the details on her next release

The Beast's Garden...  Book Description: A retelling of The Beauty and The Beast set in Nazi Germany. The Grimm Brothers published a beautiful version of the Beauty & the Beast tale called ‘The Singing, Springing Lark' in 1819. It combines the well-known story of a daughter who marries a beast in order to save her … Continue reading Spotlight on Kate Forsyth: The Beast’s Garden and all the details on her next release

Book Review: Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

Truly Madly Guilty... Book Description: If only they'd said no... What if they hadn't gone? That's the question Clementine can't stop asking herself. It was just an ordinary backyard barbeque on a Sunday afternoon. They didn't know their hosts that well. They were friends of friends. They could so easily have said no. But she … Continue reading Book Review: Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

Book Review: Secrets of Southern Girls by Haley Harrigan

Secrets of Southern Girls... Book Description: In this powerful, affecting debut, a young woman uncovers devastating secrets about the friend she thinks she killed... Ten years ago, Julie Portland accidentally killed her best friend, Reba. What's worse is she got away with it. Consumed by guilt, she left the small town of Lawrence Mill, Mississippi, … Continue reading Book Review: Secrets of Southern Girls by Haley Harrigan

Book Review: The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos... Book Description: In The Last Painting of Sara de Vos, US-based Australian writer Dominic Smith brilliantly bridges the historical and the contemporary, tracking a collision course between a rare landscape by a female Dutch painter of the Golden Age, an inheritor of the work in 1950s Manhattan, and … Continue reading Book Review: The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominic Smith