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...
Speculative Fiction Round-up: March 2020

Speculative Fiction Round-up: March 2020

Hello everyone, and can I just say what a stressful last few weeks we’ve all been having. My reading is way down and I’m guessing this is the same for many people. We had 8 reviews linked in March and 7 books, so thank you to those who have managed to read...
January 2020  Round Up: Children’s and YA

January 2020 Round Up: Children’s and YA

Welcome to the first monthly round up for 2020 of the children’s and young adult books read for the Australian Writers Challenge. In the Young Adult category, across all genres, we had eight reviews, and six reviews for children and younger readers. That’s fifteen in...
Speculative Fiction Round-up – April 2019

Speculative Fiction Round-up – April 2019

Well hello again everyone, we are a third of the way through the year, where have those last four months gone? We had 13 books reviewed during April which is pretty good. Ashleigh from The Book Muse has started reading Emily Rhoda’s Deltora Quest series for...
Young Adult Round Up: February 2019

Young Adult Round Up: February 2019

Hello, and welcome back to the Young Adult Round Up. So far this year, Young Adult books have only had a handful of reviews, but that may pick up later in the year. Another trend I have noticed is that Young Adult as a category of fiction, rather than a genre, has...