Earlier this month we stopped to reflect on the diverse range of high quality fiction we have read in the first half of 2017 – the end result being our Best Books of 2017 so far list. Since this list contains books worthy of celebrating, we have run twitter polls posing the question “Which of […]
A witty, urbane, and sometimes shocking debut novel, set in a hallowed New York museum, in which a co-worker’s disappearance and a mysterious map change a life forever. Impossible Views of the World Synopsis : Stella Krakus, a curator at Manhattan’s renowned Central Museum of Art, is having the roughest week in approximately ever. Her soon-to-be ex-husband […]
Today we welcome author Lisa Hartley to Booklover Book Reviews to celebrate the release of her new novel Ask No Questions and to share a day in her writing life. But first a little more about this novel and our review.
Three new books added to our reading pile over the last few weeks – all series titles. Ask No Questions by Lisa Hartley [ Available from Amazon ] Lisa Hartley is the bestselling author of the Detective Sergeant Catherine Bishop Series. This is the first book in her new Detective Caelan Small Series.
Today we welcome Michael Fitzgerald to Booklover Book Reviews to share what inspired him to write his debut novel The Pacific Room. The Pacific Room Synopsis: This remarkable debut novel tells of the last days of Tusitala, ‘the teller of tales’, as Robert Louis Stevenson became known in Samoa where he chose to die. In 1892 Girolamo […]
With half of the reading year already behind us, it is a good time to take a moment to reflect on our Best Books of 2017 so far Of the 31 titles already reviewed here at Booklover Book Reviews this year, we awarded six (6) of those a rating of 4.5 Stars or higher.
Bestselling author Kate Forsyth‘s new novel is a spellbinding reimagining of ‘Sleeping Beauty’ set amongst the wild bohemian circle of Pre-Raphaelite artists and poets. Beauty in Thorns Synopsis The Pre-Raphaelites were determined to liberate art and love from the shackles of convention. Ned Burne-Jones had never had a painting lesson and his family wanted him to […]
Today we welcome animal advocate and author Ondine Sherman to Booklover Book Reviews to share with us the story behind her new young adult novel Sky. Sky Synopsis: After her mother’s death, Sky is forced to leave her city life behind and move in with her aunt and uncle in a small Australian town. But the city […]