Alicia Hope

Biography

Alicia Hope, human resources professional, bass player, bird lover, and author of women's fiction, lives in one of the most beautiful parts of Australia with her author husband and their two pet birds.

Alicia's stories feature credible characters in realistic situations and (mostly) Australian settings. Hers are feel-good books that readers of any age can curl up with on a rainy afternoon - or any time! - and enjoy. She suggests accompanying them with a barista-quality espresso and a generous slab of fine chocolate, and wishes her readers, 'Bon appétit!'

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Books

The Cafe Birds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: Australian English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
* Previously published as a series * Five Aussie friends, the 'Cafe Birds', meet regularly to share the ups and downs of life, love, and bird ownership over coffee and cake. They each have goals and obstacles to overcome. Readers have said: ‘It made me laugh, cry, and hungry’; ‘It made me want to meet ALL my girlfriends in a pretty café and laugh, cry and eat’; and, ‘It’s LITERAL “chick” lit!’
Sisters of War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
Her Fortescue Diamond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A short story with a modern take on an age-old dilemma. Why does writing about impossibly handsome, heroic types stop Alicia from finding one in real life? Is it because real-life heroes don't exist, or just that they're as rare as ... the Fortescue Diamond? Rare, maybe, but just how perfect must the right man be?
The Long Road to Loving Grayson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: Australian English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.50)
What happens when two hearts, one badly bruised and the other trapped in an unhappy marriage, meet at the junction of long, dusty outback roads? Well, buckle up, ’cos there are plenty of roadblocks and obstacles ahead!
Maggie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: Australian English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50)
"A symbol of love and compassion,’" he whispered, pressing something small and cool into her hand. Blinking away the haze of tears, she glanced at her open palm and saw a dark gem float into view. It was a garnet, her garnet. The precious gift intended to bring comfort during his absence, the reminder he would return for her. The gift she’d lost but which had somehow found its way back to her ...

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Frank H Jordan
Latest book: The Jo Modeen Box Set: Books 4 to 6. Pre-release—available December 24, 2017.

Smashwords book reviews by Alicia Hope

  • Death by Chocolate on March 29, 2012

    This is a great book. Well written and easy to read, it features likeable, realistic characters, and two of my favourite things - chocolate and a friendly puddy tat!