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Review: The Champagne War by Fiona McIntosh

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Title: The Champagne War Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: November 2020, Michael Joseph Status: Read November 2020 courtesy PenguinRandomHouse Australia ++++++ My Thoughts: Set in France during World War I, The Champagne War by Fiona McIntosh is a grand tale of romance, resilience, courage and champagne. It is love at first sight between Sophie Delancré, a […]

Review: The Diamond Hunter by Fiona McIntosh

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  Title: The Diamond Hunter Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: November 1st 2019, Michael Joseph Status: Read November 2019, courtesy PenguinRandomHouse ++++++ My Thoughts: From a ramshackle, dusty miners camp in Southern Africa, to the green countryside of northern England, and the bustling city of London, Fiona McIntosh takes us on a journey of heartbreak, trust, […]

Review: The Perfumer’s Secret by Fiona McIntosh

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  Title: The Perfumer’s Secret Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Penguin Australia September 2015 Read an Extract Status: Read from September 24 to 25, 2015 — I own a copy   {Courtesy the publisher} My Thoughts: The Perfumer’s Secret is Fiona McIntosh’s seventh historical tale of romance. Set in the Provence region of France during World […]

Review: How To Write Your Blockbuster by Fiona McIntosh

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  Title: How to Write Your Blockbuster: All I’ve learned about writing commercial fiction Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Penguin May 2015 Read an Extract Status: Read on May 30, 2015 — I own a copy  {Courtesy the publisher} My Thoughts: Even though I am one of the very few book bloggers with no real ambition […]

Review: Nightingale by Fiona McIntosh

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  Title: Nightingale Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Michael Joseph: Penguin October 2014 Read an Excerpt Status: Read from October 23 to 25, 2014 — I own a copy   {Courtesy the publisher} My Thoughts: As Australian Light Horseman Jamie Wren collapses under the weight of his badly injured mate slung over his shoulders onto the […]

Review: The Tailor’s Girl by Fiona McIntosh

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Title: The Tailor’s Girl Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Penguin October 2013 Read an Excerpt Status: Read from November 29 to 30, 2013 — I own a copy My Thoughts: I’ve been eager to read The Tailor’s Girl, having liked everything I have read by Fiona McIntosh, in fact a glowing quote from my review of […]

Review: The French Promise by Fiona McIntosh

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  Title: The French Promise Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Michael Joseph: Penguin Australia March 2013 Read an Extract Status: Read from March 24 to 26, 2013 — I own a copy {Courtesy Penguin/Netgalley} My Thoughts: The Lavender Keeper, set primarily in France during World War 2, introduced Luc Bonet, a lavender farmer who joined the […]

Review: The Scrivener’s Tale by Fiona McIntosh

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Title: The Scrivener’s Tale Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Harper Voyager December 2012 Synopsis: In the bookshops and cafes of present-day Paris, ex-psychologist Gabe Figaret is trying to put his shattered life back together. When another doctor, Reynard, asks him to help with a delusional female patient, Gabe is reluctant… until he meets her. At first […]

Review: The Lavender Keeper by Fiona McIntosh

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Title: The Lavender Keeper Author: Fiona McIntosh Published: Michael Joseph March 2012 Synopsis: Are you German or are you French? Are you working against Germany or for it? Are you telling me the truth, or are you a very accomplished liar?’  Lavender farmer Luc Bonet is raised by a wealthy Jewish family in the foothills […]

Review Schedule 2021

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  NOVEMBER The Collective by Alison Gaylin {Release date 2nd November courtesy WilliamMorrow/Edelweiss} SEPTEMBER The Moon, the Stars and Madame Burova by Ruth Hogan {Release date 21st September courtesy William Morrow/Edelweiss} See Jane Snap by Bethany Crandall {Release date 7th September courtesy Montlake/Netgalley} The Unusual Abduction of Avery Conifer by Ilsa Evans {Release date 1st […]

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