Children’s and Young Adult Round-up: July 2021

Children’s and Young Adult Round-up: July 2021

July saw three states plunged back into lockdowns, making up half the population. Greater Sydney and several of its surrounding regions are still in lockdown, and I had wondered how this might alter our reading habits. In books for those under about thirteen – for the...
Short Stories Round Up: April and May 2020

Short Stories Round Up: April and May 2020

A lot has happened in the two months since the last Short Story Round Up. It seems in this COVID -19 world, despite isolation and having spare time, I’ve read MUCH less than usual. I’ve also watched way too much Netflix. I would blame it on the exhaustion of...