Review :: A Holly Jolly Christmas by Katie Montinaro

I always love an Aussie Christmas romance, so I jumped on Katie Montinaro’s new book Holly Jolly Christmas as soon as I spotted it on social media. What is Katie Montinaro’s A Holly Jolly Christmas about? Holly has one thing and one thing only to prove to her family – that she is a capable […]

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Preview :: Dream of Death City by PJ Nwosu

I have been looking forward to PJ Nwosu‘s first dark adult fantasy novel DREAM of DEATH CITY since it was announced, and finally we are just a few days away from release. The author has kindly sent me a copy and I’m planning to get stuck into it tonight so I thought I’d share a […]

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Review :: Heart of Flame by Kate Schumacher

In the middle of the year I had the pleasure of being part of a book tour for Aussie indie author Kate Schumacher’s gorgeous adult fantasy novel Shadow of Fire. This was the first book in Schumacher’s The Fires of Aileryan duology, and I’ve been looking forward to book two ever since. Heart of Flame […]

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Christmas :: The Christmas Trip by Sandy Barker

I’ve always got my eyes peeled for Aussie Christmas book and Sandy Barker’s 2020 release – The Christmas Swap – is a firm favourite festive read of mine, so of course I was absolutely delighted to that a sequel was coming out this year! The Christmas Trip revisits the same couples we fell in love […]

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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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Currently Reading :: The Wintrish Girl by Melanie La’Brooy

I know I keep talking about how obsessed I am with ‘middlegrade’ books at the moment, but honestly, spending any time in the “older readers” section of my local bookshop has me wanting to take a year off work to read them all. I thought I’d pop in tonight and share my current read, because […]

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