BLOGMAS 2021 | REVIEW: Fire Truck Santa by Nic McPickle & Nathaniel Eckstrom

Published: 14th September 2021 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Australia Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture book (purchased) RRP: $17.99 5/5 Stars At Christmastime all over Australia - from the bush to the 'burbs - Santa arrives on the back of the fire truck! This boisterous picture book celebrates a much-loved Aussie tradition. A Christmas tradition, all … Continue reading BLOGMAS 2021 | REVIEW: Fire Truck Santa by Nic McPickle & Nathaniel Eckstrom

REVIEW: Frostheart 2 – Escape from Aurora by Jamie Littler

Published: 1st October 2020 (Audiobook) / 3rd November 2020 (Paperback) Publisher:  Puffin, Imprint of Penguin Random House  Pages: 480 Format: Audiobook RRP: $16.99 AUD (Print) 5/5 Stars  The bestselling Frostheart crew are back for another thrilling adventure! Ash and the rest of the Frostheart's brave crew have finally arrived at the majestic stronghold of Aurora - … Continue reading REVIEW: Frostheart 2 – Escape from Aurora by Jamie Littler

REVIEW: Frostheart by Jamie Littler (Frostheart Book 1)

Published: 3rd October 2019 Publisher: Puffin Books/Penguin Audio Pages:  442 / 8 hours and 19 mins (audiobook) Format: Audiobook narrated by Joshua McGuire (purchased via Audible) RRP: $14.99AUD print / $14.95AUD with Audible membership 5/5 Stars Way out in the furthest part of the known world, a tiny stronghold exists all on its own, cut off from the … Continue reading REVIEW: Frostheart by Jamie Littler (Frostheart Book 1)

REVIEW: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Published: 13th June 2017 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pages: 391 (paperback)/ 12 hours and 10 minutes (audiobook) Format: Audiobook (via Scribd & narrated by Alma Cuervo and Julia Whelan RRP: $19.99 AUD (paperback)/audiobook listened to with monthly subscription 5/5 Stars Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth … Continue reading REVIEW: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

REVIEW: Promised Land by Adam Reynolds & Chaz Harris, Illustrated by Christine Luiten & Bo Moore

  Published: 14th February 2017 Publisher: Self Published via Kickstarter campaign Pages: 37 Format: Hardcover Picture book (Borrowed from a friend) RRP: $30 (Hardback)/ $9.99 (ebook) 5/5 Stars When a young Prince and a farm boy meet in the forest, a growing friendship between them blossoms into love. However, when the Queen re-marries, her sinister … Continue reading REVIEW: Promised Land by Adam Reynolds & Chaz Harris, Illustrated by Christine Luiten & Bo Moore

LONG LOST REVIEWS: Lethal In Love: Episode 3 by Michelle Somers

Long lost Reviews (LLR) is a  monthly featured hosted by Ally @ Ally's Appraisals where bloggers are encouraged to tackle their review backlog with book reviews that have been sitting there for a long time. Reviews can range from in-depth analyses to one sentence statements with no pressure applied. To learn more and see participating … Continue reading LONG LOST REVIEWS: Lethal In Love: Episode 3 by Michelle Somers

REVIEW: Kissing Scars by Jim Shomos

Published: 30th April 2021 Publisher: Self-Published Pages: 124 Format: ebook 5/5 Stars A romantic comedy novella inspired by a true story     Kissing Scars by Jim Shomos is a romantic novella that is honest, raw and simply heartbreaking. Shomos has created another remarkable and bittersweet story that leaves you suspended right alongside  it's main players Sanaya and … Continue reading REVIEW: Kissing Scars by Jim Shomos

REVIEW: ‘You Should See Me In A Crown’ by Leah Johnson

Published: 2nd June 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 336 Format: Audible Audiobook (purchased) RRP: $33.99 AUD (Hardcover); $23.58AUD (pre-order for paperback) 5/5 Stars  Liz Lighty has always believed she’s too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed Midwestern town. But it’s okay - Liz has a plan that will get her out of … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘You Should See Me In A Crown’ by Leah Johnson