Review :: Magpie’s Bend :: Maya Linnell

Bush nurse Lara McIntyre and journalist Toby Paxton are thrust into the limelight when an accident puts the beating heart of their community in jeopardy. The small country town of Bridgefield can’t manage without their general store and post office, but Lara can’t stomach the idea of out-of-town buyers revamping it with no regard for […]

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Q&A :: R.W.R. McDonald :: Nancy Business

At the start of the month I reviewed brilliant fun crime novel Nancy Business. I adored this book (and its predecessor, The Nancys). Author R.W.R. McDonald very kindly agreed to answer some questions about the book and his writing process, which I’m sharing today. Read on to find out more.*** First I just want to […]

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Friday Favourites :: 18 June

Every year when the weather turns wintry I feel the urge to get my knitting on. The past few weeks I’ve been loving knitting while I’m watching tv (I’m currently addicted to The Hills reaction videos Whitney Post and her husband Tim are doing !). I’ve been keeping it super simple, knitting squares to use […]

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Currently Reading :: When Days Tilt :: Karen Ginnane

I started a new book today, and I’m already enjoying it so much that I had to put it down for a sec to tell you about it! When Days Tilt is Karen Ginnane’s debut novel, and the first in her Time Catcher series. It’s historical fiction fantasy for teens and it grabbed me right […]

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Preview :: The Wattle Seed Inn :: Leonie Kelsall

I have had some brilliant book mail lately, full of amazing soon-to-be released titles that I’ve been looking forward to reading. One of these is Leonie Kelsall’s second book The Wattle Seed Inn. I loved Leonie’s debut last year, The Farm at Peppertree Crossing (you can see my review here), and have been looking forward […]

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Friday Favourites :: 11 June

Friday Favourites time again already! This week my favourite isn’t even really quite book adjacent, but I have been absolutely loving flowers this week. I picked up some gorgeous poppies today – I love that they are still all closed up when when you buy them and it’s a surprise to see what colours they […]

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