Aussie YA Blog Hop!

Aussie YA Blog Hop!

This week, Aussie bloggers are sharing the love for #LoveOzYA and their favourite Aussie YA reads with this blog hop hosted by Jeann of Happy Indulgence and the rest of the Aussie YA Bloggers and Readers Group mods.  I love this community of Aussie bloggers that we have but I haven’t really […]

Review: The First Third by Will Kostakis

Review: The First Third by Will Kostakis

The First Third by Will Kostakis Published by Penguin Australia on July 24th 2013 Genres: Young Adult, Contemporary Pages: 248 Format: Paperback Source: I bought it! Book Depository | Bookworld | Booktopia Goodreads Reading Challenges: A-Z Reading Challenge 2016, Australian YA Bloggers & Readers 2016 Book Club Challenge, Goodreads 2016 […]

Monthly Recap | January 2016

Monthly Recap | January 2016

Life: I can’t believe that it’s already February!  Where does the time go?  Already a month down in 2016, it’s time to take a look at what I did in January. Not a particularly jam-packed month for me, I spent most of January working my arse off.  When most of […]

2015 End of Year Book Survey!

2015 End of Year Book Survey!

Well, 2015 is over and it’s time to take a look at my year in reading.  What better way to do that than with the End of Year Book Survey, hosted by Jamie of The Perpetual Page-Turner and in its 6th year!  Here goes… Number Of Books You Read: 83 […]

2016 Reading Challenges ~ Sign Up Post!

2016 Reading Challenges ~ Sign Up Post!

I can’t believe it’s already 2016, where does the time go?  With the new year comes new reading challenges, and I’m really looking forward to the year ahead.  I had a great time doing the reading challenges I signed up for last year, which I’ll recap sometime soon, and I […]

2016: The Year Ahead in Youth Literature

2016: The Year Ahead in Youth Literature

2015 is almost over, can you believe it!?  Only 2.5 weeks to go, how crazy is that!  I honestly don’t know where this year has gone, but the last couple of months has been filled with bookish events for me.  I went to an amazing event on 1 December 2015, […]

Australian YA Bloggers & Readers’ Secret Santa 2015

Australian YA Bloggers & Readers’ Secret Santa 2015

Hi guys!  I love a good book swap and Christmas seems to bring out the best with the extra element of Secret Santa!  Last year I took part in the Secret Santa run by The Broke and the Bookish, but this year I’ve decided to stick a little closer to […]

I’ve been a very bad blogger…

I’ve been a very bad blogger…

Hello!  Remember me?  *waves sheepishly* I don’t know where the year’s gone.  Honestly, I feel like it was only yesterday that it was Christmas and here we are in the lead up to Christmas once more.  So where have I been? This year has not been a great year for […]

Illuminae ~ My first ever book launch!

Illuminae ~ My first ever book launch!

As I’m sure most of you know, Illuminae has finally been released out into the wild for all of us book nerds to gobble up and read.  Last Friday, I had the opportunity to go to the Melbourne book launch of Illuminae and it was fantastic! One of the perks […]