Book Review: The Great Gatsby

If you Google “American Literature” , chances are you will come across classics such J.D. Salinger’s ‘Catcher in the Rye’, Harper Lee’s ‘To Kill a Mockingird’ and of course F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’. However, accolades for Fitzgerald’s masterpiece were few and far between at the time of the book’s release in 1925 and … Read more

Book Review: The Dress Shop

Book: The Dress Shop Author: Prudence Reid Published: 2011, by Prudence Reid Paperback, 334 Blurb: The Dress Shop is a story about Veronica Ryan, dressologist, extraordinaire and empathetic companion to cash registers everywhere. Recently divorced from her handsome, funny, socially acceptable husband she embarks on her own journey to find lasting love and real meaning … Read more

Book Review: Red Carpet Burns

Book: Red Carpet Burns Author: Georgia Cassimatis Published: 1st February 2013 by Harlequin MIRA Paperback, 328 pages. Blub: What if the ‘the one’ …isn’t? After meeting the gorgeous and charismatic Simon, Georgia Cassimatis swaps her fabulous life in Sydney for Los Angeles – risking it all for a chance at love. Georgia soon finds out, … Read more

Interview with Deborah O’Brien author of The Trivia Man

Deborah O’Brien is a renowned Australian author with books such as “Mr Chen’s Emporium”, “The Jade Widow” and “A Place of Her Own” under her belt. Her latest offering is “The Trivia Man”, a charming novel about the search for one’s place in the world and finding love in the unusual places, when you least … Read more