Reading Pile

Current Reading
Never short of something to read, these titles are on my current reading pile. Stay tuned for reviews.

the night guestDark Matter, Brett Adams || Find out more
NEW! Under Fire, Rachel Amphlett || Find out more
NEW! A Wicked Kind of Dark, Jonathan K Benton || Find out more
Ambition, Julie Burchill || Find out more
Bohemia, Veronika Carnaby || Find out more
Tell-All, Nell Carson || Find out more
What the Ground Can’t Hold, Shady Cosgrove || Find out more
Zero Hour, Clive Cussler and Graham Brown || Find out more
NEW! Consume, Melissa Darnell || Find out more
NEW! Distance, Nene Davis || Find out more
Entwined with You, Sylvia Day || Find out more
Don’t Tempt Me, Sylvia Day || Find out more
Fired Up Vegetarian, Ross Dobson || Find out more
The Poacher’s Son, Paul Doiron || Find out more
Apple Tree Yard, Louise Doughty || Find out more
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle || Popular Penguin Edition
From Alice with Love, Jo Dutton || Find out more
Songs of Willow Frost, Jamie Ford || Find out more
Waiting for Wednesday, Nicci French || Find out more
His Stupid Boyhood, Peter Goldsworthy || Find out more
Floodline, Kathryn Heyman || Find out more
The Sweetest Hallelujah, Elaine Hussey || Find out more
The Shadow Tracer, Meg Gardiner || Find out more
Outback Dreams, Rachael Johns || Find out more
Actually, I Can, Nicky Johnston || Find out more
NEW! Wicked Wind, Sharon Kay || Find out more
Section Alpha, Alan Kiernan || Find out more
Fallout, Alan Kiernan || Find out more
Jennifer Shot – The First Shot, Patricia Kristensen || Find out more
NEW! The Night Has Teeth, Kat Kruger || Find out more
NEW! The Night Has Claws, Kat Kruger || Find out more
The Fence-Painting Fortnight of Destiny, Meshel Laurie || Find out more
Peace, Love and Khaki Socks, Kim Lock || Find out more
The Inevitability of Stars, Kathryn R. Lyster || Find out more
Hearts to Hold, Gracie MacGregor || Find out more
The Raven’s Eye, Barry Maitland || Find out more
The Night Guest, Fiona McFarlane || Find out more
The Comfort of Lies, Randy Susan Meyers || Find out more
The Book Club, Mary Alice Monroe || Find out more
The Returned, Jason Mott || Find out more
Tsunami and the Single Girl, Krissy Nicholson || Find out more
Tampa, Alissa Nutting || Find out more
The Bedside Book of Philosophy, Michael Picard || Find out more
NEW! Nobody But Him, Victoria Purman || Find out more
All That Is, James Salter || Find out more
The Pagoda Tree, Claire Scobie || Find out more
Currawong Creek, Jennifer Scoullar || Find out more
The Miracle of Love, Odine Sherman || Find out more
Eyes of Silence, Doug Spahn || Find out more
Always Watching, Chevy Stevens ||Find out more
Strange Bodies, Marcel Theroux || Find out more
Snake Bite, Christie Thompson || Find out more
Lightning, Felicity Volk || Find out more
Text and Drugs and Rock ‘N’ Roll, Simon Warner || Find out more
Zero at the Bone, David Whish-Wilson || Find out more
The XX Factor, Alison Wolf || Find out more
NEW! Combustion, Steve Worland || Find out more

Over time, I’ve been lucky enough to read and review a fairly wide range of books for kids, teens and adults. Why not have a browse?

A is for…

Defender of the Faith, Chris Allen || Read the review
Hunter: Intrepid 2, Chris Allen || Read the review 
The Bear’s Lunch, Pamela Allen || Read the review
That Thing Called Love, Susan Anderson || Read the review
The Look of Love, Bella Andre || Read the review

The Unfinished Journals of Elizabeth D, Nichole Bernier || Read the review || Buy the book
He Died With a Felafel in His Hand, John Birmingham || Read the review
Ivy Loves to Give, Freya Blackwood|| Read the review || Buy the book
The Wrong Book, Nick Bland|| Read the review || Buy the book
A Monster Wrote Me a Letter, Nick Bland || Read the review
Twinkle, Nick Bland || Read the review
The Aunties Three, Nick Bland || Read the review
The Runaway Hug, Nick Bland || Read the review
The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones, Stanley Booth|| Read the review
Akilina, Patricia A. Bowmer || Read the review || Buy the book
Young Samurai – Way of the Sword, Chris Bradford || Read the review
Young Samurai – Way of the Warrior, Chris Bradford || Read the review
Lola Bensky, Lily Brett || Read the review
Dark Horse, Honey Brown || Read the review || Buy the book
NEW! Warrior Princess, Mindy Budgor || Read the review
In the Company of Strangers, Liz Byrski || Read the review || Buy the book
Last Chance Café, Liz Byrski || Read the review

Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Truman Capote || Read the review || Buy the book
Slowly, Slowly, Slowly Said the Sloth, Eric Carle || Read the review
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll || Read the review || Buy the book
Red Carpet Burns, Georgia Cassimatis || Read the review
After Moonrise, P.C. Cast and Gena Showalter || Read the review
The Good Father, Diane Chamberlain || Read the review
I Want a Pet, Lauren Child || Read the review
I am Too Absolutely Small for School, Lauren Child || Read the review || Buy the book
Threat Vector, Tom Clancy and Mark Greaney || Read the review
Ghost Recon – Choke Point, Tom Clancy and Peter Telep || Read the review
The Unfinished Garden, Barbara Claypole White || Read the review
Darkness on the Edge of Town, Jessie Cole || Read the review || Buy the book
Tangled Reins, Nicola Cornick and Kasey Michaels || Read the review
Maisy’s Amazing Big Book of Words, Lucy Cousins|| Read the review
Redstone Station, Theresa Creed || Read the review
The Tombs, Clive Cussler and Thomas Perry || Read the review

Close Enough to Touch, Victoria Dahl || Read the review
Too Hot to Handle, Victoria Dahl || Read the review
Covet, Melissa Darnell || Read the review
Indigo Awakening, Jordan Dane || Read the review
The Siren’s Sting, Miranda Darling || Read the review || Buy the book
Religion for Atheists, Alain de Botton || Read the review || Buy the book
Stage Fright, Marianne Delacourt || Read the review || Buy the book
The Red Tent, Anita Diamant || Read the review
Soupvan – Stories Over a Polystyrene Cup, Keira Dickinson || Read the review
The Happiest Refugee, Anh Do || Read the review
Room, Emma Donoghue || Read the review || Buy the book

Like Water for Chocolate, Laura Esquivel || Read the review
Malinche, Laura Esquivel || Read the review
Dirty Deeds, Mark Evans || Read the review

Hooked, Liz Fichera || Read the review
Paws, Kathy Finikakos || Read the review
Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert || Read the review || Buy the book
Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn || Read the review
Forged with Flames, Ann Fogarty and Anne Crawford || Read the review
The Wild Gird, Kate Forsyth || Meet Kate Forsyth || Buy the book
Cold Grave, Kathryn Fox || Read the review || Buy the book
E-Reader Digest, Alicia Freile || Read the review

The Avalon Ladies Scrapbooking Society, Darien Gee || Read the review
Flavours of Melbourne, Jonette George || Read the review
Produce to Platter – Mornington Peninsula, Jonette George || Read the review
Produce to Platter – Yarra Valley & The Dandenongs, Jonette George || Read the review
Produce to Platter – Daylesford…, Jonette George and Daniele Wilton || Read the review
Flavours of Urban Melbourne, Jonette George and Daniele Wilton || Read the review
Coffee Encounters, Jonette George and Tyson Hunter || Read the review
Lifesaving for Beginners, Ciara Geraghty || Read the review
The Storyteller’s Daughter, Maria Goodin || Read the review
I Think I’ve Lost the Magic, Bambi Gordon || Read the review || Buy the book
If a Smile Should Lose its Mouth, Bambi Gordon || Read the review || Buy the book
What You Do is Not Your Who, Bambi Gordon || Read the review || Buy the book
Triburbia, Karl Taro Greenfeld || Read the review

Speechless, Hannah Harrington || Read the review
Diary of a Penguin-Napper, Sally Harris || Read the review || Buy the book
The Midnight Zoo, Sonya Hartnett || Read the review || Buy the book
Of a Boy, Sonya Hartnett || Read the review || Buy the book
Heart Like Mine, Amay Hatvany || Read the review || Buy the book
A Bitter Taste, Annie Hauxwell || Read the review || Buy the book
I’ll Be Seeing You, Suzanne Hayes and Loretta Nyhan || Read the review
Mommy, Daddy I had a Bad Dream, Martha Heineman Pieper, Ph.D. || Read the review
The Mothers’ Group, Fiona Higgins || Read the review || Buy the book
Catch of the Day, Kristan Higgins || Read the review
Sydney 360, Con Hionis || Read the review
I’m Still Awake, Still! Elizabeth Honey and Sue Johnson || Read the review || Buy the book
High Fidelity, Nick Hornby || Read the review || Buy the book
Juliet, Naked, Nick Hornby || Read the review
Web of Deceit, Katherine Howell || Read the review

The Mistake, Wendy James || Read the review || Buy the book
Stuck, Oliver Jeffers || Read the review || Buy the book
The Ambassodor’s Daughter, Pan Jenoff || Read the review
Jilted, Rachael Johns || Read the review
Man Drought, Rachael Johns || Read the review
My Wild Ride, Fiona Johnson || Read the review
My Hundred Lovers, Susan Johnson || Read the review || Buy the book
Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts!, Nicky Johnston || Read the review || Buy the book
Quiet the Mind,
 Matthew Johnstone || Read the review || Buy the book
Addition, Toni Jordan ||  Read the review

The Immortal Rules, Julie Kagawa || Read the review
The Lost Prince, Julie Kagawa || Read the review
The Eternity Cure, Julie Kagawa || Read the review
Burial Rites, Hannah Kent || Read the review
Sacrifice, Cayla Kluver || Read the review
Zombieson’s Time Machine, 
Knife and Packer ||  Read the review

Big Sky Mountain, Linda Lael Miller || Read the review
Big Sky River, Linda Lael Miller || Read the review
Young Sherlock Holmes – Fire Storm (4), Andrew Lane || Read the review
Bridie’s Choice, Karly Lane || Read the review
The Rules of Conception, Angela Lawrence || Read the review
Lady Chatterley’s Lover, D.H. Lawrence || Read the review
Memoirs of a Survivor, Doris Lessing|| Read the review
Garden of Stones, Sophie Littlefield || Read the review
Nice Work, David Lodge || Read the review

Putting Alice Back Together, Carol Marinelli || Read the review
In Falling Snow, Mary-Rose MacColl || Read the review
Mistress of the Crown, Isolde Martyn || Read the review
The Forgotten Land, Keith Mcardle || Read the review
Wattle Creek, Fiona McCallum || Read the review
Saving Grace, Fiona McCallum || Read the review
Hopscotch and Honey Joys, Lisa McCune and Di Thomas || Read the review
Pushing the Limits, Katie McGarry || Read the review
Dare You To, Katie McGarry || Read the review
Foal’s Bread, Gillian Mears || Read the review || Buy the book
How to Be a Woman, Caitlin Moran || Read the review || Buy the book 
The Wind-up Bird Chronicles, Haruki Murakami || Read the review
Goodbye Lullaby, Jan Murray || Read the review

You’re Reading This I’m Already Dead, Andrew Nicoll || Read the review || Buy the book
Her Fearful Symmetry
, Audrey Niffenegger || Read the review
Trouble Twisters, Garth Nix and Sean Williams || Read the review
The Son-in-Law, Charity Norman || Read the review

The Forbidden Queen, Anne O’Brien || Read the review
Happily Ever After? Benison Anne O’Reilly || Read the review

Beautiful Minds, Marina Passalaris || Read the review
Inheritance, Christopher Paolini || Read the review || Buy the book
The Christmas Wedding, James Patterson || Read the review
Mary Bennet, Jennifer Paynter || Read the review || Buy the book
Lone Wolf, Jodi Picoult || Read the review || Buy the book
The Storyteller, Jodi Picoult || Read the review
Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilet, Dav Pilkey || Read the review
Navel Gazing, Anne H. Putnam || Read the review

Ish, Peter H Reynolds || Read the review || Buy the book
What in God’s Name, Simon Rich || Read the review
The Last Girlfriend on Earth, Simon Rich || Read the review
One Mountain Away, Emilie Richards || Read the review
Jitterbug Perfume
, Tom Robbins || Read the review || Buy the book
Better Than Chocolate, Sheila Roberts || Read the review
Who’s Belly, Jeannette Rowe|| Read the review
A Grandmother’s Wisdom, Catriona Rowntree || Read the review
Die Yummy Mummy Die, Allison Rushby || Read the review
Glow, Amy Kathleen Ryan || Read the review

The Silver Sword, Ian Serraillier || Read the review
We Need to Talk About Kevin, Lionel Shriver || Read the review || Buy the book
Scent of Magic, Maria V. Snyder || Read the review
Makeda, Prue Sobers || Read the review || Buy the book
No Safe Place, Jenny Spence || Read the review || Buy the book
The Light Between Oceans, M.L. Stedman || Read the review || Buy the book
The Help, Kathryn Stockett || Read the review || Buy the book
Queen of the Road, Tricia Stringer || Read the review
Grace Grows, Shelle Sumners || Read the review

Ayseh Talay-Ongan || Find out more
Circle of Silence, Carlon M. Tanzman || Read the review
A Fortune Teller Told Me
, Tizion Terzani || Read the review
Mateship with Birds, Carrie Tiffany || Read the review || Buy the book
Because I Love You, by Barbara Toner || Read the review
A Bite of the Big Apple, Monica Trapaga || Read the review
The Patron Saint of Lost Dogs, Dr Nick Trout || Read the review || Buy the book
The Slap, Chris Tsiolkas || Read the review
Press Here, Herve Tullet || Read the review || Buy the book
NEW! Torn, Karen Turner || Read the review
Chaos Born, Rebekah Turner || Read the review

One Good Friend Deserves Another, Lisa Verge Higgins || Read the review || Buy the book

Before I Go To Sleep, S.J. Watson || Find out more || Buy the book
The Treasure Box, Margaret Wild and Freya Blackwood || Read the review || Buy the book
Overseas, Beatriz Williams || Read the review 
The Riders,
 Tim Winton || Read the review
Mitchell the Pixel, Leon James Wisewould || Read the review
A Room of One’s Own, Virginia Woolf || Read the review || Buy the book

Shooting Stars, Clayton Zane || Read the review
A Modern Woman’s Guide to A Natural Empowering Birth, Katrina Zaslavsky || Read the review
The Shadow of the Wind, Carlos Ruiz Zafon || Read the review || Buy the book
The J.M. Barrie Ladies Swimming Society, Barbara J Zitwer || Read the review || Buy the book
The Book Thief, Markus Zusak || Read the review || Buy the book


1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. subtlekate
    Apr 02, 2012 @ 02:52:18

    What a fantastic pile. You’ve given me more to add to mine.


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