Friday, July 27, 2007

Daddy's Girl

Author: Lisa Scottoline Publication Date: 2007 Category: General Fiction Who'll want to read it? anyone who likes suspense, drama and chilled by thrillers Point of no return: page 39 Classic line: "Lockdown!" "Go, go, go!" "Its the lockdown siren. We gotta go!" Inmates bolted for the door, bottlenecking at the threshold. What's it all about? Corruption in the prison system, discovered by two law professors, but with a dramatic twist at the end. Publisher: Macmillan

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

The Unexpected Elements of Love

Author: Legge, Kate Date: 2006 Category: Contemporary Fiction Who'll want to read it? Anyone with an interest in contemporary Australian literature & emerging authors Point of no return: Page 18 & the introduction of Roy. Classic line: You can always turn the volume down on a child with spirit but you can't make a firecracker out of wet cardboard What's it all about? Family relationships, climate change & art Publisher: Penguin Viking