2021 Reading Challenge: Australian Women Writers Challenge

For those unaware, the Australian Women Writers Challenge was established in 2012 in order to boost female writers in Australia and help them over come gender bias in the mainstream media. Below is quote taken directly from the challenges website: The AWW challenge was set up to help overcome gender bias in the reviewing of … Continue reading 2021 Reading Challenge: Australian Women Writers Challenge

REVIEW: Alfred’s War by Rachel Bin Salleh & illustrated by Samantha Fry

Published: 2nd April 2019 Publisher: Magabala Books Pages: 40 Format: Hardback picture book (borrowed from the library) RRP: $19.99 5/5 Stars SHORTLISTED – 2018 Speech Pathology Australia's Book of the Year (Eight to Ten Years category) LONGLISTED – 2019 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) Small Publishers' Children's Book of the Year Alfred’s War is a powerful … Continue reading REVIEW: Alfred’s War by Rachel Bin Salleh & illustrated by Samantha Fry

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza Day 6: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

This year I'm running a crazy 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza whereby I giveaway a different book to one lucky winner for 12 days in the lead up to Christmas (and on the 26,27 and 28th December to a slight delay at the start of the promotion). Today's book to be won as part … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway Extravaganza Day 6: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

BLOG TOUR REVIEW: Restoration by Angela Slatter (Verity Fassbinder Book 3)

Published: 14th August 2018 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 387 Format: Paperback (courtesy of the publisher for review) RRP: $29.99 5/5 Stars Walking between the worlds has always been dangerous - but this time V's facing the loss of all she holds dear. Verity Fassbinder thought no boss could be worse than her perfectionist ex-boyfriend - … Continue reading BLOG TOUR REVIEW: Restoration by Angela Slatter (Verity Fassbinder Book 3)