Tag Archives: Penguin/Random House

Adult Book Reviews May 2016. Reviewed by Janet Croft

Adult Book Reviews May 2016. Reviewed by Janet Croft   The more stars, the better the read! Non-fiction*The End of Alchemy, by Mervyn King. PB from Little Brown and Hachette. RRP about $45  Mervyn King joined the Bank of England … Continue reading

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Adult Book Reviews March 2016 . Reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars, the better the read!  Non-fiction   *The Romanovs, 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. HB from Hachette. RRP $45 The Romanovs felt they were appointed by God to rule Russia. They ruled in fact for three centuries and … Continue reading

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Children and Teenage new books for October-November 2015: reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars, the better the read! Under the Flame Tree, by Karen Wood. PB from Allen and Unwin. RRP about $20 Kirra has just left school, and is starting a job with horses on the property where her father … Continue reading

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Adult Book reviews October-November 2015 : reviewed by Janet Croft

Adult Book reviews October-November 2015 . Reviewed by Janet Croft The more stars, the better the read! Choosing Hope, by Kaitlin Roig-Debellis. PB from Allen and Unwin. RRP $29.99 It is almost three years since a lone gunman massacred twenty … Continue reading

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