Classics and Literary Round-up: August 2020

Classics and Literary Round-up: August 2020

How are you all trucking – wherever you are, in Australia or elsewhere in the world? Are you seeking cheerier books? Let me see what I can do this month. As always, please check the end of this round-up for the latest awards news. Awesome-ish August Our August...
Romance Round Up: August 2020

Romance Round Up: August 2020

It was another steady month for romance and I was really pleased to see such a great variety of books that are being selected by our enthusiastic romance readers. Whether you are a fan of historical romance, contemporary romance, new adult romance, romantic suspense...
General Fiction Round Up : August 2020

General Fiction Round Up : August 2020

Welcome to Spring, 4 days in and it feels good!  We have received 55 reviews this month covering 43 books.  Have really enjoyed reading through your reviews to put this month’s round-up together.  Keep inspiring us all with your reading efforts and reflections....
Speculative Fiction Round-up: August 2020

Speculative Fiction Round-up: August 2020

Another month down and we are now into spring, I for one am looking forward to the warmer weather. There were 13 books reviewed during August with the most popular being the new release YA psychological thriller The Erasure Initiative by Lili Wilkinson. Theresa Smith...
Crime Fiction Round-Up: July – August 2020

Crime Fiction Round-Up: July – August 2020

We are still in the throes of Covid and many places are once again locked down, children remote learning and most people spending most of their time at home. In my home state the restrictions are still not too strict, and my children are still in school; though there...
Children and Young Adult Round Up: August 2020

Children and Young Adult Round Up: August 2020

July had an explosion in reviews for children’s books– twenty-five–but a fall in young adult reviews–down to two. One book reviewed has been entered several times since it came out. This is an interesting trend, seeing what books, genres and audiences are read more at...