Wednesday, 30 December 2015 / 4 Comments

2015 Review of the Year

2015 Review of the Year 2015 Review of the Year

Last year I split this into three posts. This year, I'm just doing one big long one, so strap yourself in, make sure you have the dr...

Friday, 18 December 2015 / No comments

Bureau of Time by Brett Michael Orr - Cover Reveal and Release Day

Bureau of Time by Brett Michael Orr - Cover Reveal and Release Day Bureau of Time by Brett Michael Orr - Cover Reveal and Release Day

The very lovely Brett Michael Orr 's debut novel, The Bureau of Time, is now available on Amazon. Brett Michael is a young Australian...

Thursday, 12 November 2015 / 6 Comments

#BTCYA or More Books I Need to Read.

#BTCYA or More Books I Need to Read. #BTCYA or More Books I Need to Read.

Last night the very lovely Amanda and Tim from HarperCollins YA came to Melbourne to talk about some of their favourite books from 2015, ...

Wednesday, 11 November 2015 / No comments

Blog Tour - The Next Together - Guest Post

Blog Tour - The Next Together - Guest Post Blog Tour - The Next Together - Guest Post

The Next Together  is the story of two characters who meet and fall in love through many different lifetimes. You can see my review over ...

Sunday, 1 November 2015 / 4 Comments

Bookish Halloween Costume

Bookish Halloween Costume Bookish Halloween Costume

As the finale of Team Teal's Halloween Trick or Treat we all decided to create our own bookish halloween costumes. It's the morning...

Thursday, 29 October 2015 / 2 Comments

Illuminae - Book launch report and review

Illuminae - Book launch report and review Illuminae - Book launch report and review

Last Friday I was lucky enough to be able to attend the Melbourne launch of Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff at Dymocks. This boo...

Wednesday, 28 October 2015 / 1 Comment

Trick or Treat Blog Hop and Giveaway - Ultimate Halloween Dinner Party

Trick or Treat Blog Hop and Giveaway - Ultimate Halloween Dinner Party Trick or Treat Blog Hop and Giveaway - Ultimate Halloween Dinner Party

A little while ago, Nori at ReadWriteLove28 came up with the idea of the Book Blogger Creativity Project . Working in teams, bloggers ...

Tuesday, 27 October 2015 / No comments

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

Title: The Bone Season Author: Samantha Shannon Publisher: Bloomsbury Date of Publication: August 20th 2013 Source: Review copy ...

Wednesday, 14 October 2015 / 5 Comments

Review Roundup: The Masked Truth, What We Left Behind, The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl, Here We Lie, Cloudwish, Queen of Shadows

Review Roundup: The Masked Truth, What We Left Behind, The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl, Here We Lie, Cloudwish, Queen of Shadows Review Roundup: The Masked Truth, What We Left Behind, The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl, Here We Lie, Cloudwish, Queen of Shadows

I also post reviews on Reading Lark, where I am the resident Australian reviewer. Sometimes I share them here, sometimes I don't, but s...

Tuesday, 13 October 2015 / No comments

Laptop woes

Laptop woes Laptop woes

So my laptop came back from repair, but things still aren't working the way they should so it's going back today. Unfortunatel...

Thursday, 1 October 2015 / 3 Comments

Mini Review - The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill

Mini Review - The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill Mini Review - The Enchanted Island by Ellie O'Neill

   I normally like to do full reviews of the books I read, especially those I get from publishers, but my laptop has been sent off fo...

Saturday, 12 September 2015 / No comments

Fool's Quest by Robin Hobb

Fool's Quest by Robin Hobb Fool's Quest by Robin Hobb

Title: Fool's Quest (Fitz and the Fool book 2) Author: Robin Hobb Publisher: HarperVoyager Date of Publication: August 13th 20...

Saturday, 5 September 2015 / 2 Comments

Review and Author Guest Post - Rachael Craw - Stray Blog Tour

Review and Author Guest Post - Rachael Craw - Stray Blog Tour Review and Author Guest Post - Rachael Craw - Stray Blog Tour

Title: Stray Author: Rachael Craw Publisher: Walker Books Date of Publication: 1st September 2015 Source: Review copy court...

Friday, 21 August 2015 / 7 Comments

Night Owls

Night Owls Night Owls

Title: Night Owls Author: Jenn Bennett Publisher: Simon and Schuster Aus Published: August 13th 2015 Source: Review copy via the p...

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If You Only Knew by Kristan Higgins

If You Only Knew by Kristan Higgins If You Only Knew by Kristan Higgins

Title: If You Only Knew Author: Kristan Higgins Publisher: Harlequin Australia - MIRA Date of Publication: September 1st 2015 Sour...

Sunday, 16 August 2015 / 1 Comment

Author Q&A - Sophie Ranald - You Can't Fall in Love With Your Ex (Can You?)

Author Q&A - Sophie Ranald - You Can't Fall in Love With Your Ex (Can You?) Author Q&A - Sophie Ranald - You Can't Fall in Love With Your Ex (Can You?)

I've been lucky enough to have been an acquaintance of Sophie Ranald for the last 10 or so years. She's an incredibly clever and wi...

Monday, 10 August 2015 / 1 Comment

Guest post - Claire Varley - The Bit in Between

Guest post - Claire Varley - The Bit in Between Guest post - Claire Varley - The Bit in Between

I'm honoured to share with you a guest post written by Claire Varley, author of The Bit in Between which I reviewed earlier this mo...

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Thursday, 6 August 2015 / 2 Comments

Myra and the Magic Motorcycle: The Business in Bermuda by Amanda Greenslade

Myra and the Magic Motorcycle: The Business in Bermuda by Amanda Greenslade Myra and the Magic Motorcycle: The Business in Bermuda by Amanda Greenslade

Title: Myra and the Magic Motorcycle: The Business in Bermuda Author: Amanda Greensdale Publisher: Australian eBook Publisher Date...

Sunday, 2 August 2015 / 2 Comments

Review - In the Quiet by Eliza Henry Jones

Review - In the Quiet by Eliza Henry Jones Review - In the Quiet by Eliza Henry Jones

Title: In the Quiet Author: Eliza Henry Jones Publisher: HarperCollins Australia Date of Publication: 1st July 2015 Source: Review ...

Blog Tour - The Bit in Between by Claire Varley

Blog Tour - The Bit in Between by Claire Varley Blog Tour - The Bit in Between by Claire Varley

Title: The Bit in Between Author: Claire Varley Publisher: Pan MacMillan Release Date: 1st August 2015 RRP: $29.99 Source: Review...

Monday, 20 July 2015 / 35 Comments

Review and Give Away - Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid

Review and Give Away - Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid Review and Give Away - Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid

Title: Never Always Sometimes Author: Adi Alsaid Publisher: Harlequin Teen Aus Date of Publication: 1st August 2015 Source: Rev...

Cover Reveal: Push Me, Pull Me by Vanessa Garden

Cover Reveal: Push Me, Pull Me by Vanessa Garden Cover Reveal: Push Me, Pull Me by Vanessa Garden

This is the first of two exciting posts on the blog today. The lovely Vanessa Garden is the author of the Submerged Sun series (Captivate...

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Tuesday, 7 July 2015 / 2 Comments

Chasing Chris Campbell by Genevieve Gannon

Chasing Chris Campbell by Genevieve Gannon Chasing Chris Campbell by Genevieve Gannon

Title: Chasing Chris Campbell Author: Genevieve Gannon Publisher: Harper Collins Date of Publication: June 1st 2015 Source: Review...

Friday, 3 July 2015 / No comments

Prince's Gambit by C.S. Pacat

Prince's Gambit by C.S. Pacat Prince's Gambit by C.S. Pacat

Title: Prince's Gambit (Captive Prince Book Two) Author: C.S. Pacat Publisher: Penguin Australia Date of Publication: 24th June...

Because You'll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas

Because You'll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas Because You'll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas

Title: Because You'll Never Meet Me Author: Leah Thomas Publisher: Bloomsbury UK/ANZ Date of Publication: July 1st 2015 Source:...

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 / 4 Comments

Cover Reveal: Stray by Rachael Craw

Cover Reveal: Stray by Rachael Craw Cover Reveal: Stray by Rachael Craw

It's a year ago today that the fabulous Spark, written by Rachael Craw and published by Walker books, hit our shelves.  I'm in...

Monday, 15 June 2015 / No comments

Blog Tour and give away: Thief's Magic

Blog Tour and give away: Thief's Magic Blog Tour and give away: Thief's Magic

I am so pleased to be part of the Blog Tour to celebrate the paperback release of Thief's Magic by Trudi Canavan. I'm not qui...

Thursday, 11 June 2015 / 2 Comments

Risk by Fleur Ferris

Risk by Fleur Ferris Risk by Fleur Ferris

Title: Risk Author: Fleur Ferris Publisher: Random House Australia Date of Publication: July 1st 2015 Source: Review copy courtesy ...

Monday, 1 June 2015 / 2 Comments

Lullaby by Bernard Beckett

Lullaby by Bernard Beckett Lullaby by Bernard Beckett

Title: Lullaby Author: Bernard Beckett Publisher: Text Publishing Date of Publication: May 27th 2015 Source: Review copy courtes...

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Tuesday, 26 May 2015 / 4 Comments

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes

Title: The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly Author: Stephanie Oakes Publisher: HarperCollins Date of publication: July 1st Source: Rev...

Friday, 15 May 2015 / 4 Comments

Review: Bright Before Sunrise by Tiffany Schmidt

Review: Bright Before Sunrise by Tiffany Schmidt Review: Bright Before Sunrise by Tiffany Schmidt

Title: Bright Before Sunrise Author: Tiffany Schmidt Publisher: Bloomsbury Australia Source: Review copy courtesy of the publisher ...

Friday, 8 May 2015 / 6 Comments

Review: Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry

Review: Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry Review: Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry

Title: Nowhere But Here Author: Katie McGarry Publication Date: June 1st 2015 (Australia) Publisher: Harlequin Teen Australia Sou...

Tuesday, 28 April 2015 / 4 Comments

Review: Rogue by Julie Kagawa

Review: Rogue by Julie Kagawa Review: Rogue by Julie Kagawa

Title: Rogue Author:  Julie Kagawa Publisher:  Harlequin Teen Aus Date published:  May 1st 2015 Source:  Review copy courtesy of ...

Thursday, 16 April 2015 / 4 Comments

Cover Reveal! The Last King

Cover Reveal! The Last King Cover Reveal! The Last King

The very lovely Millicent Nankivell is a prolific blogger and passionate Google+ user. She is also a rather talented writer and I am ver...

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 / 2 Comments

Missing You Blog Tour: Guest post by Kylie Kaden

Missing You Blog Tour: Guest post by Kylie Kaden Missing You Blog Tour: Guest post by Kylie Kaden

In case you missed it, last Thursday I posted my review of Kylie Kaden's fabulous second novel, Missing You as part of its blog t...

Friday, 10 April 2015 / 4 Comments

Review: We all Looked Up - Tommy Wallach

Review: We all Looked Up - Tommy Wallach Review: We all Looked Up - Tommy Wallach

Title: We All Looked Up Author: Tommy Wallach Publisher: Simon & Schuster (Australia) Source: Review copy via Netgalley Fr...

Review: Captive Prince by CS Pacat

Review: Captive Prince by CS Pacat Review: Captive Prince by CS Pacat

Title:   Captive Prince Volume One Author:   C S Pacat Publisher: Penguin Australia Source: Review copy via NetGalley Blurb: Da...

Thursday, 9 April 2015 / 2 Comments

Missing You by Kylie Kaden - Blog Tour

Missing You by Kylie Kaden - Blog Tour Missing You by Kylie Kaden - Blog Tour

Title: Missing You Author: Kylie Kaden Publisher: Bantam (Random House Australia) Date of Publication: 1st April 2015 Source: ...

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 / No comments

One True Thing by Nicole Hayes

One True Thing by Nicole Hayes One True Thing by Nicole Hayes

Title: One True Thing Author: Nicole Hayes Publisher: Random House Australia Children's Published: 1st May 2015 Source: Revie...

Monday, 30 March 2015 / No comments

Review: Girl Underwater by Claire Kells

Review: Girl Underwater by Claire Kells Review: Girl Underwater by Claire Kells

Title: Girl Underwater Author: Claire Kells Publisher: Bantam (Random House) Date of Publication: 1st April 2015 Source: ARC cour...

Monday, 23 March 2015 / No comments

Orient by Christopher Bollen

Orient by Christopher Bollen Orient by Christopher Bollen

Title: Orient Author: Christopher Bollen Publisher: Simon & Schuster (Aus) Published: 1  April 2015 Source: ARC via NetGalle...

Sunday, 22 March 2015 / No comments

Mini Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses

Mini Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses Mini Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses

On Friday, I reviewed A Court of Thorns and Roses over on Reading Lark. You can see the full review here . I'll just add some o...

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