Book stack :: Recent Book Mail

It’s been such a long time since I shared a book mail stack, so when a package of upcoming titles arrived from Allen & Unwin this week I couldn’t resist snapping them to show you! These are all out on 3 August, and I’ll be aiming to have reviews here in the week or two […]

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Friday Favourites :: 2 July

Hello bookish friends! The past week or so have been a bit wild – as many of my fellow Aussies will know, with all kinds of new lock downs and restrictions on travel popping up right as we head into school holidays. Despite the chaos we managed to get away for a little stay with […]

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What’s your kid reading Wednesday

I had fun with my post from a few weeks ago about what my seven year old was reading, so I thought it might be good to make it a semi-regular sort of thing. I might call it “What’s your kid reading Wednesday” , because I do like the alliteration, even if it’s a bit […]

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Book Stack :: POST-SWF TBR

I had the most wonderful time at the Sydney Writers’ Festival All Day YA yesterday. A few weeks ago I posted a stack of books by authors I’d be seeing at the festival – thanks to the Aurealis Awards I had read a whole bunch of them, and having listened to the authors discussing their […]

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Last Now Next :: 21 April

Today’s post is coming to you from my 7 year old’s bedside table! I’m always interested to hear what everyone’s kids are reading, and A is really getting into planning her reading the moment so i thought I’d share her last, current, and next reads. LAST: Dog Man: Unleashed by Dav PilkeyA loved Cat Kid […]

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Book Stack :: Sydney Writers Festival 2021

For a few years now the Sydney Writers Festival – or more specifically, the All Day YA event held as part of the festival – has been the highlight of my literary calendar. Yesterday marked two weeks until this year’s All Day YA (hopefully! We are super lucky to be in a situation where we […]

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