Category Archives: Carolyn’s Books of the Month

Carolyn’s Books of the Month – December/January

Best Read: Birdcage Walk by Helen Dunmore It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political turmoil and violence. Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in Radical circles where each step of the French Revolution is followed with eager idealism. But … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – November 2017

Best Read: Her Mother’s Secret by Natasha Lester 1918, England. Armistice Day should bring peace into Leonora’s life. Rather than secretly making cosmetics in her father’s chemist shop to sell to army nurses such as Joan, her adventurous Australian friend, Leo hopes … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – October 2017

 Best Read: Before the Fall  Noah Hawley The elite have everything: money, cars, private jets and beautiful families. David Whitehead and Ben Kipling are thetop of the elite, both influential men with jobs in the media and finance, both travelling back … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – August 2017

Best Read: The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton  On an autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman knocks at the door of a grand house in the wealthiest quarter of Amsterdam. She has come from the country to begin a new … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – July 2017

Best Read : Lyrebird by Cecilia Ahern Crime : Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz Australian Author : The Better Son by Katherine Johnson General : Our Song by Dani Atkins Thriller : The Bone Field by Simon Kernick Thriller : … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – October 2015

Best Read: Memory Man by David Baldacci Australian Author: Wild wood by Posie Graeme-Evans Thriller: Precious Thing by Colette Mcbeth Thriller: Pretty Girls by Karin Slaughter General Fiction: That Girl from Nowhere by Dorothy Koomson Crime: Five Days Left by … Continue reading

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Carolyn’s Books of the Month – September 2015

Best Read: The Nightingale by Kristen Hannah Australian Author: Burnt by Karly Lane Thriller: Hades  by Candice Fox Thriller:  Thief by Mark Sullivan General Fiction: The Italian Wife by Kate Furnivall Crime: The Stranger by Harlan Coben Romance/Saga: Saving Grace … Continue reading

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