BLOGMAS Day 14: REVIEW – More Than Ornmanetal by Monique McDonell

Published: 27th June 2020 Publisher: Self Published Pages: 85 pages (Christmas novella) Format: Ebook RRP: $1.42 AUD or free in Kindle Unlimited 5/5 Stars Meg The goal - go back to my hometown and open my beachside restaurant this holiday season. The reality - in order to do that I had to run the craft … Continue reading BLOGMAS Day 14: REVIEW – More Than Ornmanetal by Monique McDonell

REVIEW: Little Puggle’s Song by Vikki Conley & illustrated by Helene Magisson

Published: 15th August 2019 Publisher: New Frontier Publishing Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture book (borrowed from the library) RRP: $35 AUD 5/5 Stars A lonely echidna searches for his voice. Every time Puggle tires to make sound nothing comes out. Can Puggle find his voice and join the bush choir?         Little … Continue reading REVIEW: Little Puggle’s Song by Vikki Conley & illustrated by Helene Magisson

REVIEW: Dear Grandpa by Kate Simpson & Illustrated by Ronojoy Ghosh

Published: 5th August 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 32 Format: Hardback picture book (borrowed from the library) RRP:$24.99 5/5 Stars A picture book about the special relationship between a boy and his grandfather, who stay close even when they are separated by distance. Grandpa, did you know that if you rub a needle with … Continue reading REVIEW: Dear Grandpa by Kate Simpson & Illustrated by Ronojoy Ghosh

REVIEW: ‘Bossy Bastard’ by J.L. Perry (Cocky Hero Club)

Published: 14th June 2020 Publisher: Cocky Hero Club Pages: 424 Format: ebook (ARC courtesy of the author) RRP:  $43.99 and (ebook) 5/5 Stars ASHTON BARCLAY, or as I like to call him, Mr. B. for Bossy, is fast becoming the bane of my existence. After running into him, literally, he’s now popping up everywhere, and somehow … Continue reading REVIEW: ‘Bossy Bastard’ by J.L. Perry (Cocky Hero Club)

BLOGMAS DAY 29 REVIEW: Welcome to Country by Aunty Joy Murphy & Lisa Kennedy

Published: 1st April 2016 Publisher: Black Dog (Walker Books) Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture Book RRP: $26.99 5/5 Stars  Welcome to the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri People. We are part of this land and the land is part of us. This is where we come from. Wominjeka Wurundjeri balluk yearmenn koondee bik. Welcome to … Continue reading BLOGMAS DAY 29 REVIEW: Welcome to Country by Aunty Joy Murphy & Lisa Kennedy