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The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

‘The Light Between Oceans’ is M.L. Stedman’s debut novel. It is a moving story about people making terrible decisions with the best of intentions, and the repercussions of those decisions. The story is set in Western Australia in the 1920s. … Continue reading

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The Seal by Adriana Koulias

‘The Seal’ is the 2nd novel in the Rosicrucian Quintet by Adriana Koulias and once again she has written a beautiful but complex novel. This novel is based around the demise of the Templars in the 14th century. An author … Continue reading

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Before It Breaks by Dave Warner

‘Before it Breaks’ is the first novel that Dave Warner has written in 15 years and it is the first that I’ve read. DI Dan Clement was a high flying homicide detective in Perth until his marriage fell apart. He … Continue reading

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Hades by Candice Fox

‘Hades’ is an amazingly gripping novel. It is Candice Fox’s debut novel and the first in a series featuring police detectives Frank Bennett and Eden Archer. Books 2 & 3 are already available, they are ‘Eden’ and ‘Fall’. Heinrich ‘Hades’ … Continue reading

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The One Who Got Away by Caroline Overington

As an Australian, I really want to love all of Caroline Overington’s novels, but ‘The One Who Got Away’ just didn’t grab me. It felt a bit like Overington was trying to write for popularity rather than to her strengths. … Continue reading

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Adriana Koulias Profile and Books

Adriana Koulias was born in 1960 in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. She was surrounding by extended family during her early years and it was here that she developed her love of music and also her interest in mysticism. She … Continue reading

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Meg and Tom Keneally Profile and Books

Tom Keneally is a well known Australian author, born in Sydney in 1935. He has written many novels and plays, his most famous is Schindler’s Ark which was adapted to the Steven Spielberg movie Schindler’s List. Keneally grew up in … Continue reading

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The Soldier’s Curse by Meg and Tom Keneally

I love both crime fiction and historical fiction. When they’re combined, I love them even more. When famous Australian author Tom Keneally and his journalist daughter Meg placed their historical crime fiction in Australia I just couldn’t resist. ‘The Soldier’s … Continue reading

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Michael Robotham Profile and Books

Michael Robotham was born in 1960 in country New South Wales. He attended school in Gundagai and Coffs Harbour, then moved to Sydney to start a cadetship with a newspaper. He spent the next 14 years working as a journalist … Continue reading

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Sara Foster Profile and Books

Sara Foster was born and grew up in the UK, but she always had family connections to Australia and eventually moved to Perth in Western Australia. Foster studied English language and literature at university and decided to pursue a career … Continue reading

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