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the downward spiral of the boundless sublime

The Boundless Sublime by Lili Wilkinson (Allen & Unwin, 2016) is harrowing, not quite the sweetness and light of her previous books. Lili Wilkinson used to be my go-to for fluffy romance, not anymore. 1,035 more words

YA Novels

Small Great Things By Jodi Picoult

‘I don’t want that nurse touching my baby.’ Those are the instructions from the newborn child’s parents. However, when the baby goes into cardiac arrest, Ruth, a nurse of twenty years’ experience, sees no option but to assist. 979 more words


Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 26/12/16

So Christmas is over for another year and next week we will be talking about New Year resolutions! I hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season. 303 more words

Mailbox Monday

Fly on the wall by E. Lockhart

At the Manhattan School of Art and Music, where everyone is unique and everyone is ‘different’, Gretchen Yee feels ordinary. It doesn’t help that she’s known as the girl who sits alone at lunch, drawing pictures of her favourite superhero, just so she won’t have to talk to anyone. 547 more words


Book Mail

This awesome looking book came in the mail this morning. I won it in a Facebook competition that Allen & Unwin were holding.

I can’t wait to get stuck into it. 9 more words


BLOG TOUR: Karly Lane

Living the Romance by Karly Lane

I was asked the other day, if I’d ever wished I could live out one of my romances I’ve written and you know what, I’m not so sure that I would, and here’s a few reasons why… 429 more words

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Ride Free by Jessica Whitman



Title: Ride Free

Author: Jessica Whitman

Genre: Popular Fiction

Publisher: Arena/Allen and Unwin

Published: 23rd November, 2016

Format: Paperback

Pages: 320

Price: $29.99

Synopsis: When legendary polo player Carlos Del Campo’s will is read to his grieving family they’re shocked to discover he has a daughter, Antonia, he never told them about. 524 more words