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Christine Wells is a former corporate lawyer who exchanged contracts and prospectuses for a different kind of fiction.

Undergoing life-saving brain surgery as a 2 year old made her want to be a brain surgeon when she grew up. However, a love of the humanities, particularly English history and literature, not to mention the fact she wasn’t great with blood, made her revise that plan.

Christine had always been interested in the law and after winning a half-scholarship to Bond University in a high school moot competition, she decided to follow in her father’s footsteps and become a solicitor. Having completed her Bachelor’s degree, Christine worked for city law firms advising on capital raising and mergers and acquisitions.

While still working as
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REVIEW: The Library of Legends

In Janie Chang’s The Library of Legends, history and mysticism are perfectly entwined. When a group of Chinese students flee their university in advance of the Japanese invasion in 1937, they carry with them the priceless 500 year old collection of myths and folklore called “The Library of Legends”.


Running through this gripping tale like silver thread through a rich tapestry is another exodus — th

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REVIEW: The Woman Before Wallis

THE WOMAN BEFORE WALLIS is based on the life of Thelma Morgan Furness, the American woman who lost Edward, Prince of Wales, to Wallis Simpson in 1934 Read more of this blog post »
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And They Called It Camelot by Stephanie Marie Thornton
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Clearly, Stephanie Marie Thornton is not afraid of a challenge--I can't imagine how intimidating it must have been to assume the voice of America's First Lady, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis in Thornton's novel AND THEY CALLED IT CAMELOT.

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The Woman Before Wallis by Bryn Turnbull
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A beautifully written, fascinating new angle on the Wallis Simpson affair and an intimate portrait of twin sisters, Thelma Morgan Furness and Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt, THE WOMAN BEFORE WALLIS lifts the veil on the glittering world of these two Americ ...more
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The Deathbrew Affair by Nancy Northcott
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Christine Wells and 3 other people liked Carolyn's review of The Traitor's Girl:
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"The Traitor's Girl by Christine Wells is a brilliant new novel which delves into the world of espionage.

If you love spy stories ~ you are going to love this one.

It starts in Melbourne, then goes onto London and The Cotswolds, Bath and back to Melbour" Read more of this review »
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"I loved this book. Took me just a couple of days to read it and I just did not want to put it down. I haven't read any of Well's work before but this one transfixed me and transported me back in time, trying to work out what had happened and what was" Read more of this review »
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"During preparations for the upcoming Christmas with her family, Melbourne's Annabel Logan answered a telephone call in the study. The woman on the other end told Annabel she was in danger and needed Annabel to go to her immediately – she also told he" Read more of this review »
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The Rogue is Mine by Anna Campbell
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Mistletoe and the Major by Anna Campbell
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