2008

Cherrybrook Rose

By Tania Crosse - Published 2008

Genres:

Romance

Rose Maddiford, the daughter of the manager of the gunpowder mills at Cherrybrook, has no time for a husband; she devotes all her ...Read Review

Hardcastle’s Burglar

By Graham Ison - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This is a most enjoyable police procedural, fast paced and easy to follow, an expert piece with a clever subtlety reminiscent of Sherlock ...Read Review

Rapscallion

By James McGee - Published 2008

Genres:

Thriller

The further adventures of Matthew Hawkwood, soldier, spy, Bow Street Runner. At the height of the wars with Napoleon thousands of French prisoners ...Read Review

Pelican Road

By Howard Bahr - Published 2008

Genres:

Literary

Howard Bahr has made a name for himself in American literary circles with his three novels about the American Civil War. In Pelican ...Read Review

Death Before Wicket

By Kerry Greenwood - Published 2008

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

In 1928, on holiday in Sydney, Phryne Fisher has her vacation all planned out: cricket matches, dinner with the in-crowd, and lots of dancing. ...Read Review

Sand Against the Wind

By Catriona McCuaig - Published 2008

Genres:

Saga

This novel is the story of the Morgan family in Wales during the Second World War. Colliery owner Harry Morgan has plenty to ...Read Review

The Warrior’s Princess

By Barbara Erskine - Published 2008

Genres:

Time-slip

At an end-of-term party, Jess, a teacher in London, is drugged and raped by someone she knows well. She suspects several men although ...Read Review

Buffalo Music

By Tracey E. Fern - Published 2008

Genres:

Children/Young AdultWestern

When the pioneer woman Molly first settled in Palo Duro Canyon in the late 1800s, life was hard and lonely. While doing her ...Read Review

Dogfight

By Craig Simpson - Published 2008

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Trondheim, 1940. Norway is under German occupation. They want its iron ore, and its deep fjords to hide their battleships and U-boats from the ...Read Review

The Kit-Cat Club: Friends Who Imagined a Nation

By Ophelia Field - Published 2008

Genres:

Nonfiction

In the late 1690s, a bookseller named Jacob Tonson began a scheme of paying young writers by feeding them in return for the ...Read Review