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

Waiting On Wednesday: Kindred 12 Queer #LoveOZYA Stories

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for.   Published by: Walker Books Australia Expected Publication: 1st June 2019 A ground-breaking collection of YA short stories by 12 of Australia's finest writers from the LGBTQIA+ community. What does it mean … Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: Kindred 12 Queer #LoveOZYA Stories

Waiting On Wednesday: The French Photographer by Natasha Lester

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for.   Published by: Hachette Australia Expected Publication: 26th March 2019   Inspired by the incredible true story of Lee Miller, Vogue model turned one of the first female war photojournalists, the new novel … Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: The French Photographer by Natasha Lester

REVIEW: Amazing Australian Women – Twelve Women Who Shaped History by Pamela Freeman & Illustrated by Sophie Beer

Published: 28th August 2018 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture Book RRP: $26.99 5/5 Stars Meet twelve amazing Australian women who have changed the world, in small ways and large. Some of them are world famous, like Annette Kellerman and Nellie Melba. Some of them are famous in Australia, like Mary Reibey and … Continue reading REVIEW: Amazing Australian Women – Twelve Women Who Shaped History by Pamela Freeman & Illustrated by Sophie Beer

REVIEW: Mallee Sky by Jodi Toering & Illustrated by Tannya Harricks

Published: 1st February 2019 Publisher: Black Dog Books, imprint of Walker Books Australia Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture book (courtesy of the publisher) RRP: $24.99 5/5 Stars An extremely timely and beautiful picture book about the effects of drought and climate change in the Mallee. The first people of the land call the Mallee “Nowie”. … Continue reading REVIEW: Mallee Sky by Jodi Toering & Illustrated by Tannya Harricks

REVIEW: The House On The Mountain by Ella Holcombe and David Cox

  Published: 4th February 2019 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Australia Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture Book (purchased) RRP: $24.99 5/5 Stars The powerful story of a family who lose their home in a bushfire and their journey of recovery. Remembering Black Saturday There is a fire coming, and we need to move quickly. Mum and … Continue reading REVIEW: The House On The Mountain by Ella Holcombe and David Cox

Waiting On Wednesday: The Things You Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer

Weekly Meme hosted by Jill @ Breaking The Spine Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted at Breaking the Spine. The purpose is to spotlight upcoming releases that we are excited for. Published by: Hachette AUstralia Expected Publication: 26th February 2019   A searing page-turner of family secrets and the legacy of war by the … Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: The Things You Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer