Crime Round-Up: May-June 2021

Crime Round-Up: May-June 2021

We are already halfway through the year and there have been an amazing array of crime novels released and our stats reflect that they are being discovered by readers and shared with all of us. I’m feeling quite introverted and have little to say today so...
Children and YA Round Up: May 2021

Children and YA Round Up: May 2021

We are almost halfway through the year, and the number of young adult books read this month has been on trend with previous months -with twenty-one children’s books read, and thirteen reviews for young adult books were entered. Most of the books were different,...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: May 2021

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: May 2021

  Hello Readers! A very quiet month in this corner of the challenge. I can sympathise having read a grand total of 2 books myself for the last two months. And one of them was a re-read (and if I’m being really honest the other was mostly illustrations)…  ...
Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2021

Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2021

May 2021 is quite a different month to May last year. The pandemic had started but we had no idea how long it would last. We still don’t know, but we know more about it now, and have some strategies for managing it. That’s a good thing. Bookselling stats...
Romance Round Up: May 2021

Romance Round Up: May 2021

With the weather cooling down rapidly, it’s the perfect time to curl up with an amazing book written by some of our fantastic Australian women writers. It seems we all had the same idea last month in May, with a whooping fifty-five (55) reviewes submitted across...
General Fiction Round Up : May 2021

General Fiction Round Up : May 2021

Hello everyone and welcome to the May 2021 round up of General Fiction.  During this month there have been 78 reviews contributed and undoubtedly the most popular title was Rachael John’s latest How to mend a broken heart which I leave to be included in the...
Speculative Fiction Round-up: May 2021

Speculative Fiction Round-up: May 2021

Nearly halfway through the year already, and May was a big month for speculative fiction with 28 books reviewed which is just fabulous. This is a longer round-up this month and I still haven’t been able to cover them all. Mic Loves Books and I, Claire’s...
Diversity Round Up: April/May 2021

Diversity Round Up: April/May 2021

Welcome to the Australian Women Writers Challenge diversity round up for April and May 2021. In the past two months we’ve had a whopping 120 reviews of 74 books featuring themes of diversity and/or by Australian women writers from a diverse background. Thank you...