Author Archives: Jeannette

About Jeannette

I'm living the dream, reading my way around this country and living in a 5th wheeler caravan.

The Naturalist’s Daughter by Tea Cooper

Book blurb… 1808 Agnes Banks, NSW Rose Winton wants nothing more than to work with her father, eminent naturalist Charles Winton, on his groundbreaking study of the platypus. Not only does she love him with all her heart, but the … Continue reading

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Where the Murray River Runs by Darry Fraser

Book blurb… A nineteenth-century story of greed, honour and an overwhelming love Bendigo 1890 Ard O’Rourke is Linley Seymour’s perfect man. They’ve known each other since they were children and she has never wanted anyone else. But when she discovers … Continue reading

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Deep Freeze by John Sandford

Book blurb… Class reunions: a time for memories – good, bad, and, as Virgil Flowers is about to find out, deadly – in the thrilling new novel in the number one New York Times-bestselling series 

Virgil knows the town of Trippton, Minnesota, … Continue reading

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The Secrets at Ocean’s Edge by Kali Napier

Book blurb… Every family has secrets that bind them together. A heart-rending story of a guesthouse keeper and his wife who attempt to start over, from devastatingly talented debut author Kali Napier. 1932. Ernie and Lily Hass, and their daughter, Girlie, … Continue reading

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Little Secrets by Anna Snoekstra

Book blurb… What happens when ambition trumps the truth? A town reeling in the wake of tragedy… An arsonist is on the loose in Colmstock, Australia, most recently burning down the town’s courthouse and killing a young boy who was … Continue reading

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White Bodies by Jane Robins

Book blurb… Callie loves Tilda. She’s her sister, after all. And she’s beautiful and successful.

Tilda loves Felix. He’s her husband. Successful and charismatic, he is also controlling, suspicious and, possibly, dangerous. Still, Tilda loves Felix.

And Callie loves Tilda. Very, very … Continue reading

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The Good Mother by Karen Osman

Book blurb… How far would you go to protect your children? A gripping psychological suspense, with a shocking twist that will leave you reeling… Catherine is a good mother and a good wife. The family home is immaculate, her husband’s … Continue reading

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An Uncommon Woman by Nicole Alexander

Book blurb… Inspired by a real newspaper story from 1930, An Uncommon Woman is an epic tale of duty, ambition, prejudice and love, from the pen of bestselling author Nicole Alexander. It’s a man’s world – but not for long . . … Continue reading

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Willow Tree Bend by Kaye Dobbie

Book blurb… An interrupted phone call and a mysterious disappearance bring a family’s secret past crashing into the present… 1969: Small-town girl Faith Taylor leaves her family home in Willow Tree Bend and lands a job at the Angel—Melbourne’s most … Continue reading

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The Visitors by Catherine Burns

Book blurb… You can lock them in, but secrets find a way out . . . A deeply unsettling and compulsively readable debut novel. A chilling debut inspired by high-profile cases of abduction and imprisonment that explores the complex truths … Continue reading

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