,
Sandy  Barker

year in books

Sandy Barker’s Followers (248)

member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
Dash fan
3,386 books | 1,868 friends

Evie Al...
151 books | 332 friends

Carly M...
418 books | 42 friends

Vikkie
3,035 books | 183 friends

Rachel ...
7,632 books | 1,159 friends

Arielle
788 books | 53 friends

Alison ...
195 books | 27 friends

Benjami...
104 books | 33 friends

More friends…

Sandy Barker

Goodreads Author


Born
Australia
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences

Member Since
January 2018


I’m a writer, traveller and hopeful romantic with a lengthy bucket list, and many of my travel adventures have found homes in my novels. I’m also an avid reader, a film buff, a wine lover and a coffee snob.

I live in Melbourne Australia with my partner, Ben, who I met while travelling in Greece. Our real-life love story inspired my debut novel One Summer in Santorini, the first in the five-book Holiday Romance series with One More Chapter, an imprint of HarperCollins.

The series continues with four romantic travel adventures set in gorgeous locations across the world (Paris, Sydney, Bali and Tuscany). My novel The Christmas Swap celebrates my favourite time of the year and the follow-up The Christmas Trip is out November 2022. My stand-alone
...more

To ask Sandy Barker questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Sandy Barker Hi there! I am currently working on a follow up to The Christmas Swap where they visit Bali. I love armchair travel too at the moment and am so glad y…moreHi there! I am currently working on a follow up to The Christmas Swap where they visit Bali. I love armchair travel too at the moment and am so glad you're enjoying reading my books. (less)
Sandy Barker Hi Bev. Thank you! Yes, I've traveled to all locations I write about. Some I've lived in too. Thank you for asking and happy new year! …moreHi Bev. Thank you! Yes, I've traveled to all locations I write about. Some I've lived in too. Thank you for asking and happy new year! (less)
Average rating: 3.94 · 9,774 ratings · 1,477 reviews · 10 distinct worksSimilar authors
One Summer in Santorini (Ho...

3.86 avg rating — 3,219 ratings — published 2017 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Christmas Swap (Christm...

3.86 avg rating — 2,053 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
That Night in Paris (Holida...

4.13 avg rating — 1,179 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Dating Game

3.66 avg rating — 1,098 ratings — published 2021 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Sunset in Sydney (Holiday...

4.20 avg rating — 739 ratings — published 2020 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Sunrise Over Bali (Holida...

4.14 avg rating — 625 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Wedding in Tuscany (Holid...

4.18 avg rating — 483 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Christmas Trip (Christm...

3.93 avg rating — 335 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
You Might Meet Someone (Som...

4.40 avg rating — 25 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
I Think I Met Someone (Some...

4.50 avg rating — 18 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Sandy Barker…

Australian Romance Readers’ Romantic Rendezvous 2023

I am SO looking forward to this event, my first with the Australian Romance Readers Association (ARRA), which will include two incredible international authors, Julia Quinn (of Bridgerton fame) and Audrey Carlan (of Calendar Girl and The Marriage auction fame). I’m especially looking forward to meeting some of my fellow Aussie romance authors, and get to share a table with the lovely and talen

Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on January 21, 2023 13:54
One Summer in Santorini That Night in Paris A Sunset in Sydney A Sunrise Over Bali A Wedding in Tuscany
(5 books)
by
4.01 avg rating — 6,243 ratings

Sandy’s Recent Updates

A Wedding in Tuscany by Sandy  Barker
"Sooo sad this is the last of the series!
Loved that this one was about both of the sisters & the chapters took it in turns going from one to the other, plus it had almost all of the characters from previous books too!
Such an enjoyable book series 😊
O" Read more of this review »
A Sunrise Over Bali by Sandy  Barker
"Still loving this series & this one almost stayed in one country 😅
Love that this one was about Cat's friend Jaelee & her decision on a whim to go to Bali for 2 months for a 'sabbatical' (yes please) & of course whilst there meets a great bunch of peo" Read more of this review »
The Dating Game by Sandy  Barker
This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. To view it, click here.
The Christmas Trip by Sandy  Barker
"What a journey

I have loved this more than the first one i am hoping for a third one as its going to be chloe and archers wedding. Jules matt & felix will and Lucy it must be worth at least 1 more book please"
Sandy Barker rated a book it was amazing
Healing Hearts at Bumblebee Barn by Jessica Redland
Rate this book
Clear rating
Just love this first book in Jessica Redland's new series. Heartwarming and heartfelt, I completely fell in love with Barney and Amber and their families. Just gorgeous. ...more
Sandy Barker rated a book it was amazing
Well Behaved Women by Caroline Lamond
Rate this book
Clear rating
A beautifully crafted story, richly detailed and captivating characters. Thoroughly enjoyable.
Sandy Barker rated a book it was amazing
Murder in Tuscany by T.A.   Williams
Rate this book
Clear rating
Reading TA William's first foray into mystery, it's hard to believe he has never written this genre before. His knowledge of Italy is well put to use and the setting is so evocative it is almost like another character. The characters are a rich and v ...more
Sandy Barker rated a book it was amazing
An Island in the Sun by Kate  Frost
An Island in the Sun
by Kate Frost (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
My first Kate Frost book, but definitely not my last. She captured the location so evocatively, I found it easy to imagine myself there. The characters were beautifully drawn and a thoughtful, heartfelt story of love, relationships and reconciliation ...more
Sandy Barker is now following
Sandy Barker rated a book it was amazing
Your Place or Mine? by Portia MacIntosh
Your Place or Mine?
by Portia MacIntosh (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
This was such a fun book - my first Portia McIntosh but not my last.
I loved the tropes this book explored and how it integrated them in a unique way. Such fun characters and also a lot of heart.
More of Sandy's books…
Quotes by Sandy Barker  (?)
Quotes are added by the Goodreads community and are not verified by Goodreads. (Learn more)

“tour. Georgina knew her stuff and Monaco”
Sandy Barker, That Night in Paris

“I hate crowds—most short people do.”
Sandy Barker, That Night in Paris

“She stayed put while the rest of us went”
Sandy Barker, One Summer in Santorini

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Around the World ...: Greece 62 1383 Jun 14, 2019 11:00AM  
Aussie Readers: June - Winter is here 85 213 Jul 01, 2019 03:25AM  
Goodreads Summer ...: TBR-s 36 168 Sep 18, 2019 04:25AM  
Nothing But Readi...: Level 1 of the Serious Reader Challenge for 2019 142 684 Oct 31, 2019 02:18PM  
Leander Readers: Genre Mixer - 2019 11 21 Dec 13, 2019 11:59AM  
Leander Readers: Alphabet Warrior - 2019 12 23 Dec 23, 2019 09:43AM  
Aussie Readers: This topic has been closed to new comments. Share Your Reviews (and Thoughts) Here - 2019 3102 318 Dec 31, 2019 06:58PM  
Leander Readers: Genre Mixer - 2020 7 9 Jan 25, 2020 03:31PM  
Leander Readers: Alphabet Warrior - 2020 7 9 Jan 25, 2020 03:32PM  
The Lost Challenges: April 2020 Scavenger Hunt - Sock Monkey 102 82 May 09, 2020 03:30PM  
“For to know a man's library is, in some measure, to know his mind.”
Geraldine Brooks, March

220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 184515 members — last activity 1 minute ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more



No comments have been added yet.