Category: Bookish Babble

Here you will find my reading roundups, as well as book related quotes, facts, jokes and memes that I find on the big bad web and are too good not to share. As well as bookish blog tags and challenges that I partake in from time to time.

February Reading Round up

Reads this month: Candy Hearts, The heart of Space, Runaways: that was yesterday, The Witch Boy, The Hidden Witch, Mindful Parenting, The Boys of Summer, Panic and Frenzy. Fave Feb read: The Witch Boy and The Hidden Which by Molly Knox Ostertag. I am… Continue Reading “February Reading Round up”

January Reading Round up

Reads this month: Rocky to the Rescue, Ninja Kid 1, The Cursed Key, Marie Claire, Nils: The Tree of Life, Ghost Revelations, Chosen by the Alpha, Ninja Kid 2, Frankie, Enshrine. Challenge Reads: #AusYABloggers New Beginnings Prompt:  #LoveOzMG book, Ninja Kid #1 (from nerd… Continue Reading “January Reading Round up”

10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

Where has this year gone!! I read a lot of good books this year, partook in lots of book tours, both as a participant and helping run them with the #AusYABloggers. But I also had a lot of moments where I just wanted to… Continue Reading “10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1”

September 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in August: 7 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 1 | #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 1 | the remainder = 5 The Ritual (Tales of Mentara #2) by Ashley Uzzell A YA fantasy about a rag tag band of kids who end up accidentally trapped in another… Continue Reading “September 2019 Bookish Summary”


Total books read in August: 3 The Forbidden Wish (The Forbidden Wish #1) by Jessica Khoury A dreamy retelling of Aladdin, that dare I say I prefer to the Disney version. The writing is beautiful and the action captivating. This version has so many… Continue Reading “AUGUST 2019 BOOKISH SUMMARY”


Total books read in June/July: 14 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 6 | #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 6 | the remainder = 2 Comics: In the last two months I continued reading the Runaways and Heartstopper series and started reading the Lumberjanes series. I’m still really enjoying the Runaways… Continue Reading “June/July 2019 BOOKISH SUMMARY”

May 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in May: 4 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 0  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 1 |  the remainder = 3 River Stone by Rachel Hennessy #LoveOZYA River Stone is the first book in a new dystopian trilogy. It has a fresh and unique feel… Continue Reading “May 2019 Bookish Summary”

April 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in April: 6 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 0  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 2 |  the remainder = 4 Highway Bodies by Alison Evans #LoveOZYA Highway Bodies is an utterly Australian and brilliantly Queer Zombie Apocalypse story with heart and soul. It is… Continue Reading “April 2019 Bookish Summary”

March 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in March: 6 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 3  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 0 |  the remainder = 3 The Quiet at the End of the World by Lauren James. A YA Sci-Fi tale that follows Lowrie and Shen, the last teenagers on… Continue Reading “March 2019 Bookish Summary”

February 2019 Bookish Summary

Total books read in February: 8 Comics/ Graphic Novels = 2  |  #LoveOzYA / #LoveNzYA = 3 |  the remainder = 3 I Had Such Friends by Meg Gatland-Veness #LoveOzYa [Full Review Here]. The story follows Hamish during his last year of high school. We journey… Continue Reading “February 2019 Bookish Summary”