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Australian author

Shallow Breath by Sara Foster

‘Shallow Breath’ is the second Sara Foster novel that I’ve read, the first being ‘All That is Lost Between us’. This one is set in Foster’s home of Western Australia and she has created a remarkable picture of the area. … Continue reading

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M.L. Stedman Profile and Books

M.L. Stedman was born and grew up in Western Australia but has lived in London for many years working as a lawyer. In 1997 she started to attend writing courses. She has had several short stories published and her first … Continue reading

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Dave Warner Profile and Books

David Robert Warner was born in 1953 in Western Australia. He attended the University of Western Australia where he studied psychology. In the early 1970s, Warner formed Australia’s first punk bank, Pus. The band performed an early version of ‘Suburban … Continue reading

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Candice Fox Profile and Books

Candice Fox is an Australian author born in the 1980s. She grew up in Bankstown in Sydney’s western suburbs. Her father was a parole officer and her mother a keen foster carer, so she grew up in a large blended … Continue reading

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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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