Hiya, nerds! Normal people, when asked what kind of books they usually read, reply with specific genres. They might even specify a sub-genre within the main one, but even those are broad, common genres. That’s normal people. And I’ve been quite repeatedly told I’m not that. Each time a publicist asks me what kind of…… Continue reading 5 oddly specific storylines I love in books
I received a copy of this book from Transworld Publishers in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Transworld has a habit of publishing all my favourite reads and I’m so glad I received a review copy of this one! Ellie and the Harpmaker was one of my…… Continue reading Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior
I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. You ever read the blurb of a book and immediately know you would love it? If, Then was one of those books for me. And to make it even more…… Continue reading If, Then by Kate Hope Day
On Friday, at 5:30pm, Starmark in association with the Australian Consulate-General, hosted an event–a conversation with the award-winning author Markus Zusak. A bunch of us, bloggers and bookstagrammers, flocked to the bookstore to see our favourite author in person. It was a tightly-packed space, and I may or may not have accidentally (and quite inappropriately)…… Continue reading A Q & A with Markus Zusak ft. book thieves, bloggers, and balderdash.
Hiya, nerds! I’m supposed to be polishing a thinkpiece about Wuthering Heights I’ve written for the blog, but I just can’t get myself to do it. Sundays are for lazing around. I really don’t want to think about how Wuthering Heights is a gothic deconstruction of traditional romances, ‘kay? Anywho. Today, I saw a nice…… Continue reading 5 sacrilegious book opinions you can pry out of my cold, dead hands.
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. When Paul Kane reached out to me about reviewing this book, I was immediately sold! Leaving Jackson Wolf is a coming of age contemporary story and I found the blurb…… Continue reading Leaving Jackson Wolf by P.A. Kane
I received a copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. One of my favorite genres is literary fiction and one of my favorite publishers is St. Martin’s Press. When I saw that they were publishing literary fiction by an Irish author,…… Continue reading When All Is Said by Anne Griffin