Interview & Book Giveaway – Charlotte McConaghy, author of Avery

Avery by Charlotte McConaghy

Today we welcome Charlotte McConaghy, Aussie author of Avery to Booklover Book Reviews. Avery is a sweeping, romantic fantasy novel about finding the courage to love against all odds. The people of Kaya die in pairs. When one lover dies, the other does too. So it has been for thousands of years – until Ava. For […]

Book Review – CLOUDSTREET by Tim Winton

Cloudstreet by Tim Winton

Cloudstreet Synopsis : Two rural families – the Pickles and the Lambs – flee to the city after separate catastrophes. They find themselves sharing a great, breathing, shuddering joint called Cloudstreet, where they begin their lives again from scratch – and for twenty years, they roister and rankle, laugh and curse until the roof over their heads […]

Interview & Book Giveaway – Vanessa Skye, author of Bloodlines


Today we welcome Vanessa Skye, Aussie author of Bloodlines to Booklover Book Reviews. Following the acclaimed debut of The Enemy Inside and its sequel, Broken, comes the stunning conclusion to the ‘Edge of Darkness’ series by investigative journalist Vanessa Skye, Bloodlines. Detective Alicia “Berg” Raymond is lying. She’s lying to the Chicago Police Department, to her […]

My Aussie Author Challenge 2015 commitment

Aussie Author Challenge 2015

I am committing to the Aussie Author Challenge 2015 at the KANGAROO level. – Read and review 12 titles written by Australian Authors of which at least 4 of those authors are female, at least 4 of those authors are male, and at least 4 of those authors are new to you; – At least […]

How I completed the Aussie Author Challenge 2014

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I’ve completed the Aussie Author Challenge 2014 ! Here are the books I read in 2014 written by Aussie Authors: So that’s 6 female authors and 8 male, 2 non-fiction titles, 10 authors that were new to me and many of the titles recent releases. My sign-up post to the 2015 Aussie Author Challenge coming up next!

Launch of the Aussie Author Challenge 2015

Aussie Author Challenge 2015

The Aussie Author Challenge is back for its sixth year! Whether you are a patriotic Australian, an aspiring or armchair tourist or simply an international reader wanting to discover some talented new authors and interact with like-minded readers, the Aussie Author Challenge could be for you! The objective of this challenge is to showcase the […]

Book Review – MAKING SOAPIES IN KABUL by Trudi-Ann Tierney

Making Soapies in Kabul

Making Soapies in Kabul Synopsis : Hot days, crazy nights and dangerous liasons in a war zone On an impulse, Trudi-Ann Tierney, Sydney producer and former actress, goes to Kabul to manage a bar. She quickly falls into the local TV industry, where she becomes responsible for producing a highly popular soapie. Trudi’s staff are hugely inexperienced. […]