Crime Fiction Yearly Wrap-Up – 2019

Crime Fiction Yearly Wrap-Up – 2019

Here I sit with bickering children as a backdrop, counting down the days, and I realised it’s Friday; on an even month that would mean that it’s Crime Fiction round-up day so it makes for perfect timing to slide in my Yearly Wrap Up. 2019 was a great year...
Crime Fiction Round Up: May-August 2019

Crime Fiction Round Up: May-August 2019

It seems I got a little caught up in life and completely missed a round up, so I’m just going to make this one a bumper issue with four months highlights instead of two. Let’s see how the stats change if we up time-frame. Since April we have seen 93...
YA Fiction Yearly Wrap Up – 2018

YA Fiction Yearly Wrap Up – 2018

2018 was a year of fabulous YA books. For the AWW Challenge, we had 148 reviews submitted for 85 books by 82 authors. Thank you to everyone who read a young adult book by an Australian women writer and submitted to the challenge! Throughout the year, I have posted...
YA Round-Up​, Issue 11, 2018

YA Round-Up​, Issue 11, 2018

I won’t remind you of the number of shopping days left until Christmas, so without further ado, let’s get stuck into the handful of young adult books reviewed for the Australian Women Writers Challenge in the last few weeks. Bob Holloway wrote an...
YA Round-Up Issue 10, 2018

YA Round-Up Issue 10, 2018

Award-winning books dominated this month’s issue of reviews of young adult books. Angharad of Tinted Edges reviewed MALLEE BOYS by Charlie Archbold which won the 2016 Adelaide Festival Unpublished Manuscript Award: This is an engaging and well-written book that...