Children’s Round-up: October 2018

Children’s Round-up: October 2018

Welcome to the Children’s Round-Up for October, 2018. It’s been another bumper month for children’s reviews – maybe that’s due to all that additional reading time over the recent school holidays! The topics covered are diverse, and both older and younger...
September Round Up Non-Fiction (General)

September Round Up Non-Fiction (General)

As an avid non-fiction reader myself, I know that it can take some time to read, reflect and review non-fiction titles properly. However, this means that I often turn up to write my monthly non-fiction round-up to find only one or two reviews on offer. Therefore I...
Sunday Spotlight with Janet Lee

Sunday Spotlight with Janet Lee

Welcome to Sunday Spotlight. Our guest today is Janet Lee, whose novel The Killing of Louisa was recently released by UQP. What was it about Louisa Collins that inspired you to write a novel about her? When I read newspaper articles about the terrible botched hanging....
Historical Fiction Round Up: Issue 8 – 2018

Historical Fiction Round Up: Issue 8 – 2018

Welcome back to another round up of historical fiction. The reviews have been pouring in this last month for our genre with 45 reviews logged into the database on 27 books by 26 authors. Thank you for your enthusiasm and for taking the extra step to link your reviews...
Short Stories Round Up: Issue 5 2018

Short Stories Round Up: Issue 5 2018

Celebrating Australian Women Writers in the Short Story Form.  Another review of Melanie Cheng’s award-winning collection ‘Australia Day’ and another thumbs-up – this time from Anne Jenner who says: There are messages here about the juxtaposition between the...
Children’s Round-up: September 2018

Children’s Round-up: September 2018

Welcome to the Children’s Round-Up for September, 2018. With spring finally here – and school holidays just around the corner – it’s the perfect time to encourage younger readers out into the fresh air with a book tucked under their arm. I know I’ll be...