Book Review – RESISTANCE IS FUTILE by Jenny T Colgan

Resistance is Futile by Jenny T Colgan

Resistance Is Futile Synopsis : She’s smart. She’s funny. But she’s only human…. As a high-ranking mathematician in a male-dominated field – with bright red hair – Connie’s used to being considered a little unusual. But she’s nowhere near as peculiar as Luke, who is recruited to work alongside her on a top-secret code-breaking project. Just what […]

Guest Post & Book Giveaway – Simone Pond, author of the New Agenda Series

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We last caught up with Simone Pond, award-winning author of young adult dystopian fiction, in November 2014. In our interview she shared with us the inspiration behind her New Agenda Series and specifically the third title in that series The Mainframe. Now, to celebrate the release of the fourth and final title in the New Agenda Series, The […]

International Book Giveaway – KOVEN by Vanessa Skye

Koven by Vaness Skye

When Celeste was kidnapped a century ago and turned against her will by a cruel vampire fighter, she expected to spend her doomed eternity as his slave, chained in the darkness, and she questioned her ability to survive. But things don’t always go as expected. Just ask her kidnapper. He never expected Celeste to learn […]

Book Review – THE VOID by Timothy S Johnston

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The Void Synopsis : 2403 AD It would be easier to kill him than to trust him. Transporting a serial killer might seem like a simple job for CCF Homicide Investigator Kyle Tanner. After spending years apprehending murderers, he’s ready to hang up his pistol. Babysitting a prisoner will bring him to Alpha Centauri, where he can […]

Interview and Book Giveaway – Timothy S Johnston, author of The Void

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Today we welcome Timothy S Johnston, author of The Void  to Booklover Book Reviews. 2403 AD It would be easier to kill him than to trust him. Transporting a serial killer might seem like a simple job for CCF Homicide Investigator Kyle Tanner. After spending years apprehending murderers, he’s ready to hang up his pistol. Babysitting […]

Book Review – BLACK LIGHT by K A Bedford

Black Light by K A Bedford

Black Light Synopsis : Ruth Black is an English novelist left widowed by the mysterious death of her husband during the Great War. She immigrates to Australia and settles in the sleepy coastal town of Pelican River to repair her broken heart and work on her next novel. But her quiet life is thrown into disarray when […]

Interview – Robert Edeson, author of The Weaver Fish

The Weaver Fish by Robert Edeson

Today we welcome Robert Edeson, Aussie author of The Weaver Fish to Booklover Book Reviews. Cambridge linguist Edvard Tossentern, presumed dead, reappears after a balloon crash. When he staggers in from a remote swamp, gravely ill and swollen beyond recognition, his colleagues at the research station are overjoyed. But Edvard’s discovery about a rare giant bird […]

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 – THE GREAT ZOO OF CHINA by Matthew Reilly

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The Great Zoo of China Synopsis : ‘Now, I know what you are thinking,’ Hu Tang paused. ‘You are thinking that there are hundreds of zoos, why does the world need another one? Indeed, what can China do with a zoo that has not already been done before? Ladies and gentleman… this is what we can do.’ […]

The Collectors by Philip Pullman, a Christmas gift from Audible

The Collectors by Philip Pullman

I finally got my act together and transferred my Audible.com account (and my entire audiobook library) to Audible.com.au. I really don’t know why I’d been putting it off for so long – just a couple of clicks and it was done. They also have a great ‘welcome home’ special for Aussies transferring back to their own region marketplace […]

Interview – Simone Pond, author of The Mainframe

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Today we welcome Simone Pond, author of the recently released novel The Mainframe to Booklover Book Reviews. The Mainframe is the third book in the New Agenda series. Book three picks up in the year 2345, seventeen years after the disappearance of former city center leader, Chief Morray. There has been peace among the West Coast regions for […]

Book Review – THE BONE CLOCKS by David Mitchell

The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

< Your chance to win a copy of this book > The Bone Clocks Synopsis : The dazzling new novel from the author of Cloud Atlas, at once the kaleidoscopic story of an unusual woman’s life, a metaphysical thriller and a profound meditation on mortality and survival. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014 One drowsy summer’s day in 1984, […]