Sunday Stack :: Recs for a Friend

Recently a lovely friend of mine was in a bit of a reading slump and asked if I could recommend some books I thought she’d like. While our reading tastes don’t exactly align there is a significant crossover, and it was quite fun to pull a mini stack from my shelves for her to chose […]

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My 5-star reads of 2017

I wasn’t really planning on doing a ‘my top 10 books of 2017’ or whatever, but I was having a play with the goodreads ‘your year in books’ and was surprised by how many books I gave five-star reviews to last year, so I thought I’d share them here. Interestingly, these aren’t necessarily the books I would […]

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Five #loveozya releases I can’t wait to read in 2018

Firstly, I’d like to apologise for the not so catchy title of this post haha – it’s the week between Christmas and New Year, and my brain barely even knows which day it is, let alone how to word eloquently haha.But, anyway, I’ve been starting to try and keep track of the new #loveozya releases on […]

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Saturday stack :: #loveozya gift recs

I’m a day early with my book stack this week, because I wanted to share some #loveozya books that I think would make perfect gifts for the readers in your lives, just in case anyone is doing some (very) last minute shopping! So, here are my top 3… Begin, End, Begin – Edited by Danielle Binks […]

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Read Harder Challenge update

Yesterday I started reading Katie Fforde’s new Christmas short story collection, The Christmas Stocking and Other Stories.  I picked this up not only because I’m all about the festive reads at the moment, but also because it does double duty by ticking off one of my outstanding tasks for the Book Riot Read Harder Challenge – Read […]

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#LoveOzYABloggers :: ‘series’

After the #LoveOzYA session at the Canberra Writers Festival last week I spent a bit of time on the Love Oz YA website (so many cool resources over there!), and one of the things I came across was a fortnightly blog meme: #LoveOzYABloggers is hosted by #LoveOzYA, a community led organisation dedicated to promoting Australian young […]

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