Category: Special Features

June/July 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…

Camp Quality FUNx4: Car 42

This year my husband attended the 2019 Camp Quality FUNx4, which ran from the 1st – 6th July. As one of two mechanics on the event, tasked with ensuring all 13 cars made it through the event. My Uncle Gordon Trigg was the other…

CONVERSATIONS 001: QUEER BOOK CHAT

Tonight, over on the #AusYaBloggers group site, I chat with the lovely Star Robinson about things we noticed during Pride month, the importance of W/W in Queer books and being able to see yourself in characters. We also give some F/F reading recommendations. You…

Helen Scheuerer: Author Q&A

Helen is a YA fantasy author from Sydney. You might know her as the author of THE OREMERE CHRONICLES, or as the founding editor at WRITERS EDIT. Please welcome Helen. Hindsight is a marvelous thing. Looking back now that the third book in your…

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…

Promises to my sons

I will lose my shit and yell at you. I will lose my cool and fly off the rails. It’s what I do. I will swear repeatedly, and I don’t fucking care if you swear, as long as you grow up to care about…

Me, myself and the land of self-reflection

You may or may not have noticed that my blog themed changed. After five years I felt like something new. After five years I am not the same person I was when I started The Adventures of SacaKat. So, here we have a new…