Tag Archive | friendship

Obernewtyn

Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody My rating: 4 of 5 stars Have I said before how much I love audio books? They are the best way to read and do something else! So, with the long wait between titles, I’ve not wanted to get into The Red Queen, (Obernewtyn #7), because I’ve forgotten so much of […]

A Shadow’s Breath

A Shadow’s Breath by Nicole Hayes My rating: 5 of 5 stars The date I read this may be a little out, but the timing is not. I devoured this book in a sitting. It is a compelling and heart-wrenching story, and the writing is spot-on. I was taking with a friend recently about reading […]

The Dry

The Dry by Jane Harper My rating: 3 of 5 stars This was good, not earth-shattering, but a solid murder mystery, with some interesting twist and turns. 3.5 stars. View all my reviews

The Flywheel

The Flywheel by Erin Gough My rating: 4 of 5 stars This took me a while to read because I got sidetracked testing our OverDrive collection at work – let that be no reflection on how good this book is!Despite the fact that I wanted to slap Delilah for being a selfish, irritating, judgemental teenager […]

Rivertime

Rivertime by Trace Balla My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a great book. I like it a lot, as it reminds me of my childhood, which we spent adventuring to the hills around Dargo, an island in the middle of Bass Strait, camping at Port Campbell, Cape Patterson, Cumberland River and Saltwater, and […]

The Intern

The Intern by Gabrielle Tozer My rating: 4 of 5 stars Goddamn, Josie Browning is gorgeous. Her stream-of-consciousness ‘new adult’ ranting is both funny and touching. She’s lost in the adult world, but forging ahead nonetheless. New job interning for the formidable Rae Swanson at Sash, new life living between home and her cousin’s house, […]

Breath

Breath by Tim Winton My rating: 5 of 5 stars Lyric writing, quintessential Australian voice, Dan Wyllie is a perfect choice to read this. View all my reviews