Crime Fiction Round-Up: May – June 2020

Crime Fiction Round-Up: May – June 2020

We are starting to see restrictions ease in my home state which means a lot of people are out and about more, the children are all in school and thankfully my littlest is napping on the couch so perhaps some focus will help me get this round-up into your feeds sooner...
Children and Young Adult Round Up: May 2020

Children and Young Adult Round Up: May 2020

Welcome to the May 2020 Round Up. We were still in some kind of lockdown, but things started to ease a little – we could go to the shops and get take away, but were still working from home and I think learning from home. Heading into June, things are getting much...
Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2020

Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2020

Things are very difficult in my life at present with my ageing parents needing a lot of care, so this post will be short – but I did want to do it rather than try to play catch-up. Forgive me for the brevity. Marvellous May We had 5 more reviews in May than...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: April & May 2020

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: April & May 2020

Happy NSW Long Weekend! Which is my way of apologising for the hastily constructed General Non-Fiction Round-up that you are about to read. To celebrate the relaxation of Covid-19 travel restrictions, we suddenly decided to go away. In all the excitement of packing my...
General Fiction Round Up : May 2020

General Fiction Round Up : May 2020

Welcome to winter and all that good reading by the fire weather.  I am looking out my window and it’s a crisp frosty morning and no doubt there will be many more to come – well at least in my part of the world anyway. This month saw 73 reviews covering 48...
Speculative Fiction Round-up – May 2020

Speculative Fiction Round-up – May 2020

This month has the highest number of reviews linked to the database this month which is fabulous, we had 19 books reviewed. Some of these are repeats of past books that we haven’t seen in awhile and a couple of new ones. Reading Matters reviewed The Animals in...