Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: August 2021

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: August 2021

Hello Readers! For Non-Fiction in August there was: 6 reviews, 5 reviewers, and 6 books reviewed (2 poetry). The most prolific reviewer was Brona at Brona’s Books with 2 books reviewed. The most reviewed title this month was all of them! As each title was reviewed once. As always, click on the coloured quote from a review to be taken directly to it. And a quick reminder: this round up includes poetry submissions despite their not being non-fiction. It just came out in the wash that way!

Historical Fiction Round Up: August 2021

Historical Fiction Round Up: August 2021

There’s been a nice mix of titles linked this month for historical fiction with 24 reviews returned on 17 books. Titles with more than one review linked: The Riviera House by Natasha Lester with four reviews from Veronica @ The Burgeoning Bookshelf, Jennifer...
Classics and Literary Round-up: August 2021

Classics and Literary Round-up: August 2021

Little did I expect when I commented in my July round-up about New South Wales and Victoria still being in lockdown, that we in the ACT would have joined them. What to say, except let’s hope we will be out of it soon and that no-one else will be in it? Anyhow,...
Romance Round Up: August 2021

Romance Round Up: August 2021

Welcome back to the Romance, Erotica and Romantic Suspense round-up for August 2021. We had a huge month in August, with a total of forty reviews and one interview received under the romance sub-category of the Australian Women Writers Challenge. These reviews were of...
General Fiction Round Up : August 2021

General Fiction Round Up : August 2021

Welcome to the August 2021 General Fiction Round Up.  And you have all been very busy reading and reviewing during the last month of winter with 87 reviews covering 58 titles.  Thanks to everyone who has contributed once again. Our first title comes from Meredith...
Speculative Fiction Round-up: August 2021

Speculative Fiction Round-up: August 2021

Where has this year gone, it’s the first day of spring today and it’s freezing and raining here in Perth, tomorrow is going to be even colder and rainier and I wish I could stay at home and read some good books, but alas… So, in August there were 16...
Crime Fiction Round-Up: July-August 2021

Crime Fiction Round-Up: July-August 2021

Wow, this year is just flying by and before you know it I blink and it’s round-up time again. This pandemic is still wreaking major havoc on life as we know it with fluctuating restriction levels and lockdowns, and where I am the ever present wonder of when the...