Review :: A Pale Box on the Distant Shore by PJ Nwosu

Poppy Nwosu is one of my absolute favourite Aussie YA writers – you might have seen me rave about her #LoveOzYA books (I reviewed Taking Down Evelyn Tait here and Road Tripping with Pearl Nash here), and she was lovely enough to join me for a Christmassy chat last year too. This year I’ve been […]

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Review :: The Bellbird River Country Choir by Sophie Green

I feel like I profess my love for Sophie Green’s writing every time she releases a new book. I always enjoy her characters, and the settings she places them in. I’m particularly fond of the way she gives the women in her stories wonderful and authentic feeling intergenerational friendships. Obviously I jumped at the chance […]

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#LoveOzYA :: An Echo Through the Veil by Bonnie Wynne

I love an epic fantasy series, and Bonnie Wynne continues to deliver just that with An Echo Through the Veil, book 4 in her The Price of Magic series. What is Bonnie Wynne’s An Echo Through the Veil about? Ok, this is where you’ll usually find the synopsis of the book I’m reviewing BUT this […]

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Preview :: Heart of Flame by Kate Schumacher

A week or so ago Aussie fantasy author Kate Schumacher joined me here on the blog to talk about her debut novel, Shadow of Fire, which is book one in The Fires of Aileryan series. Today Kate has revealed the cover for book two, Heart of Flame, and it looks so beautiful that I just […]

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Review :: Christmas at Fox Farm by Helen Pollard

I have a bit of an obsession with Yorkshire, so this cute cosy Christmas romance set in the Dales appealed to me right away (also – that cover is so perfect!). What is Helen Pollard’s Christmas at Fox Farm about? Living at Fox Farm, with its cosy café, beautiful pottery studio and charming gift shop, […]

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Review :: In the Event of Love

I requested a copy of Courtney Kae’s In the Event of Love right away when I saw it on NetGalley, for two main reasons. One, because the cover is so cute, and two – more importantly – I almost never see queer holiday romance novels around. Plus, I feel like sapphic love stories (ie between […]

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