09 April 2019

My book of the month: April

My favourite stories are those that have a strong sense of place, either real or imagined. That's why I found Home Fires engrossing; well, that and the believable characters.


The story is set in the Victorian town of Myrtle, where a catastrophic bushfire destroyed not only the buildings and the landscape but also the lives of the residents. Through a combination of chapters of before, after and during the fire, the story reveals the tragedies in Myrtle.

Read more about Home Fires on Goodreads

2 comments:

  1. Will have to get this one. Have seen it in the library and have been dithering about it. Finished all the Elly griffiths books and loved them.

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    1. Let me know what you think of it. Glad you enjoyed the Elly Griffiths series!

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