Release Date: January 12th 2016. Publisher: Hachette Australia (Orchard Books.) Source: From publisher in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis: A stunning new voice to rival John Green and Rainbow Rowell How is it that you suddenly notice a person? How is it that one day Digby was my best friend’s admittedly cute twin … More Review: This Raging Light By Estelle Laure.
It’s Australia Day here in Australia and I thought I would celebrate with a giveaway! I will be giving away one book by an Australian author to the value of $18 Aus to one lucky winner! Here are some examples of the books you could choose: Illuminae By Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff … More Australia Day Giveaway -International!
Publisher: Walker Books (Australia) Release Date: October 1st 2015. Source: from publisher in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis: Violet is on the run. After the Duchess of the Lake catches Violet with Ash, the hired companion at the Palace of the Lake, Violet has no choice but to escape the Jewel or face … More Review: The White Rose By Amy Ewing.
“You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.” ― Ray Bradbury, Zen in the Art of Writing “I have never listened to anyone who criticized my taste in space travel, sideshows or gorillas. When this occurs, I pack up my dinosaurs and leave the room.” ― Ray Bradbury, Zen in the … More Writing Quote Wednesday: Ray Bradbury.
This year I once again participated in the Australian Women Writers Challenge. I aimed to read 40 books by Australian women writers. Due to sickness though, I only managed to read 30 books, 21 of which I was able to review. We have fantastic writers here in Australia and I read some great books. Here … More Australian Women Writers 2015 Challenge Wrap up. #aww2015
I subscribe to Susan Dennard’s newsletter and it is always full of useful hints for writers. I’m a bit behind on her newsletters though and was just reading the one from October 30. It had great tips on how to keep your writing goals and I thought I would share Susan’s thoughts here. Her suggestion … More Writing Tip Wednesday: How To Keep Your Writing Goals.
Happy New Year to all of my wonderful followers. I can hardly believe it is 2016 already. But I am glad 2015 is over. I got sick in September with stress and my anxiety got the worst it has ever been and the last months of 2015 weren’t that great for me. I am happy … More Happy New Year! My Blogging Plans For 2016!