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The Invitation

By Belinda Alexandra - Published 2018

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Writer and harpist Emma Ducasse was raised by her grandmother in Paris. Her elder sister Caroline is married to American tycoon Oliver Hopper. ...Read Review

Preservation

Published 2019

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In 1797, the ship Sydney Cove is wrecked north of Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania). Its speculative cargo includes valuable rum. On board are ...Read Review

The Last Days of the Romanov Dancers

By Kerri Turner - Published 2019

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The title says it all: this is a novel about the fading glory of the famous Imperial Ballet of Russia. You can anticipate ...Read Review

Frieda: A Novel of the Real Lady Chatterley

By Annabel Abbs - Published 2018

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Biographical Fiction

In her first novel, The Joyce Girl, Annabel Abbs explored life in the shadows of literary fame. In her second, we are again ...Read Review

The Lace Weaver

By Lauren Chater - Published 2018

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Just as the gossamer threads of Estonian shawls are woven into intricate symbolic patterns, so too is this story of two young women ...Read Review

The Faithful

By Juliet West - Published 2017

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Hazel, just sixteen, anticipates a long, boring summer at Aldwick Bay in Sussex. Her best friend won’t be there and Hazel’s ...Read Review

Lillian Armfield: How Australia’s First Female Detective Took on Tilly Devine and the Razor Gangs and Changed the Face of the Force

By Leigh Straw - Published 2018

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Mystery/CrimeNonfiction

In the 1920s, Sydney was in the midst of a brutal crime-wave known as “the Razor Wars”. Remarkably, the two principal rival players ...Read Review

To Die But Once

By Jacqueline Winspear - Published 2018

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Mystery/Crime

Although WW2 has broken out, in London it is the lull before the storm when everyone is prepared for attack but nothing much ...Read Review

Into the World

By Stephanie Parkyn - Published 2017

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AdventureNautical

It is 1791, and the ships of the La Perouse expedition have gone missing somewhere in the Great Southern Ocean. Admiral Bruni d’Entrecasteaux ...Read Review

100 Nasty Women of History

By Hannah Jewell - Published 2017

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Nonfiction

 Donald Trump calling Hillary Clinton “nasty” seems to have been the genesis for this compilation by satirist Hannah Jewell, and in it she ...Read Review

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