Month: August 2016

#SaveOzStories

The Australian government is about to make significant changes to copyright, threatening the future of our Australian stories. #SaveOzStories by Geraldine Brooks, Isobelle Carmody, Peter FitzSimons, Richard Flanagan, Jackie French, Anna Funder, Nikki Gemmell, Morris Gleitzman , Kate Grenville, Andy Griffiths, Jane Harper, Chloe Hooper,…

Review: The First Third by Will Kostakis

Life is made up of three parts: in the first third, you’re embarrassed by your family; in the second, you make a family of your own; and in the end, you just embarrass the family you’ve made. That’s how Billy’s grandmother explains it, anyway….

Review: Raelia (The Medoran Chronicles #2) by Lynette Noni

“Life is full of crossroads, Alex. Full of choices.” Returning for a second year at Akarnae Academy with her gifted friends, Alexandra Jennings steps back through a doorway into Medora, the fantasy world that is full of impossibilities. Despite the magical wonder of Medora,…

Mini Reviews: Akarnae + Simon + Zim

Akarnae (The Medoran Chronicles #1) by Lynette Noni With just one step, sixteen-year-old Alexandra Jennings’s world changes—literally. Dreading her first day at a new school, Alex is stunned when she walks through a doorway and finds herself stranded in Medora, a fantasy world full of…

Bookish Babble: Y16.W14

Aussie Author Quote Edition: I haven’t read Stormdancer yet so I am not sure of the context, so the fact that I used an image of people kissing as the background maybe a lil bit off, BUT when I read this quote I thought in…

Review: Life Sentence by Lily Luchesi

She can fight evil, but can she fight the darkness in her own blood? After the disastrous events with Miranda have subsided, Danny and Angelica have to adjust to a new kind of life at the Paranormal Investigative Division. Fiona is still on the…

Release Day Blitz: Life Sentence by Lily Luchesi

    BRAND NEW RELEASE! Title: Life Sentence (Paranormal Detectives Book Three) Author: Lily Luchesi Genre: Horror, paranormal, mystery Publisher: Vamptasy Publishing Blurb: She can fight evil, but can she fight the darkness in her own blood? After the disastrous events with Miranda have subsided,…