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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 […]

Australian Reading 2011 – 2016

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Reviews (from most recent to least) 2016 The Map of Bones by Francesca Haig REVIEW The Light in the Water by Olga Lorenzo REVIEW Darkest Place by Jaye Ford REVIEW All that Is Lost Between Us by Sara Foster REVIEW Summer Skin by Kirsty Eager WREVIEW Numbered by Amy Andrews and Ros Baxter REVIEW Summer Harvest by Georgina Penney REVIEW Hold […]

Review Schedule 2019

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Review Schedule 2019 December Christmas Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella {courtesy Bantam} The Girl in the Painting by Tea Cooper {Release date December 16th courtesy HarperCollins/Netgalley} If I Never Met You by Mhairi McFarlane {Release date December 16th courtesy HarperCollins Au/Netgalley} One Summer Between Friends by Trish Morey {Release date December 16th courtesy Harlequin/Netgalley} The Fallout […]

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