2019 Yearly Wrap Up: General Non-Fiction & Poetry

2019 Yearly Wrap Up: General Non-Fiction & Poetry

Finding a reflective frame of mind at the moment, has been hard to do. As an eastern sea-boarder feeling rather overwhelmed by the fire crisis of the past three months, I’m not sure that taking stock is something I can do until the fires are out. Or maybe I just...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: Spring 2019

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: Spring 2019

Life has been a bit hectic lately, so my usual monthly round up for General Non-fiction has become a seasonal round up just this once! Thankfully, most of you have been reading fiction, so the back log wasn’t too bad. During the months of September, October and...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: August 2019

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: August 2019

It seems rather fitting that today, the 9th day of the 9th month, also finds us with 9 general non-fiction books to consider! I’m really enjoying the diversity that is appearing in our non-fiction reading this year. During August we canvassed observational...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: July 2019

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: July 2019

July was a fabulous non-fiction month with a mix of art, true crime, politics, feminism, Indigenous culture, science, food and Buddhism. Bernard Whimpress starts his review of From Secret Ballot to Democracy Sausage by Judith Brett with a big call,  Australian...
Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: June 2019

Non-Fiction (General) Round Up: June 2019

Wow! What a month we’ve had in general non-fiction. 19 reviews popped up on my screen to warm my heart on this chilly, winter’s night. On closer inspection, I realised that a number of these were older posts from Dark Matter Zine, catching up on their...