Holiday season is upon us and there really is no better gift than a book! In addition to books we have read this year that we think would make great gifts, we’ve sought recommendations from other experts and enthusiasts in their respective fields. The end result, a collection of titles sure to please everyone in […]
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 […]
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.
Romantic comedy (‘rom-com’) novels are too often overlooked by those that consider themselves ‘serious’ readers. I suspect much of the blame for that can be assigned to the publishing term chick-lit… and the many lesser quality titles marketed under that banner over the years. But just because a novel contains romance and comedic moments, that […]
This post serves as both my 2016 Challenge Completion Summary and 2017 Commitment to the Aussie Author Challenge hosted here at Booklover Book Reviews and the Australian Women Writers Challenge. Of the 52 titles reviewed on Booklover Book Reviews in 2016, almost half of those were by Australian authors. Book Review – THAT DEVIL’S […]
The Aussie Author Challenge 2017 is now live! 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 quality and […]
I have reviewed 24 titles by international authors here at Booklover Book Reviews so far this year (out of 48 books in total). But just as I have done for my Top Aussie Reads of 2016, I am sharing my favourites before Christmas this year in the hope that some of the lesser known gems find their […]
This year I’ve had the opportunity to read 24 titles by Aussie Authors and there will certainly be more in December. But I’ve decided to share my favourites before Christmas this year in the hope that some of the lesser known gems find their way onto wish lists and holiday reading piles. So without further adieu, in countdown style, […]