Fruits Basket: Volume 1 by Takaya Natsuki

Image Description: the front cover of a manga-book, Fruits Basket - Volume 1. The front cover depicts a peach-coloured background, while in the foreground there is a female high-school student with long brown hair and brown eyes in a navy-blue and white high-school uniform, kneeling on the ground and smiling up at the reader. Title: … Continue reading Fruits Basket: Volume 1 by Takaya Natsuki

The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: The Devil Is In The Details

Image Description: a title page with the words Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: The Devil Is In The Details in rainbow coloured word-art with four red roses in each corner One of my biggest struggles with academia was that my essays were perfectly clear to me, the reasoning and structure of the article was obvious. … Continue reading The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: The Devil Is In The Details

The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: Prizes

Image Description: a title photo with the words Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: Prizes displayed in rainbow-coloured text with four red roses in each corner of the picture List of Possible Prizes: Image Description: from left to right, a Blue bubble-wand, a Green bubble-wand and a Pink bubble-wand 1 x Bubble Wand (1 x Pink, … Continue reading The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: Prizes

The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: Disability Read and Review Give-away

Image Description: A title picture with the text 'Diverse Books Reading Challenge: Disability R&R Giveaway' in large rainbow test with clip-art pictures of strawberries and roses in the corners of the picture Image Description: A pink and purple coloured button with the text 'Read Diverse Books 2017' in white text with the word 'Diverse' written … Continue reading The Diverse Books Reading Challenge 2017: Disability Read and Review Give-away

Book Review: Saga, Volume One by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

Title: Saga, Volume One Author: Brian K. Vaughan (Writer) and Fiona Staples (Artist) Publisher: Image Comics Format and Price: From the Image Comics website, Print Book at US $9.99 (AU $13.22) and Digital Book/PDF at US $7.99 (AU $10.58) Rating: 4 out of 5 About The Writer: Brian K. Vaughan is the award-winning writer of … Continue reading Book Review: Saga, Volume One by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples

End of Year Book Survey: 2016

Number Of Books You Read: 14 Number of Re-Reads: 0 Genre You Read The Most From: Non-Fiction/Memoir 1. Best Book You Read In 2016? Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson 2. Book You Were Excited About & Thought You Were Going To Love More But Didn’t? The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 3. Most surprising (in … Continue reading End of Year Book Survey: 2016

A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab

Title: A Darker Shade of Magic (Book One in the Shades of Magic series) Author: V.E. Scwab Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads, Tumblr and Twitter Publisher: Titan Books Format and Price: Paperback at $12.74 and E-Book at $6.29 Rating: 5 out of 5 About The Author: Victoria is the product of a British mother, a Beverly … Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic by V. E. Schwab

Book Launch: Canis Major by B.R. Kyle

Title: Canis Major (Volume I of the Pushing Boundaries series) Author: B.R. Kyle Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads and Tumblr Publisher: B.R. Kyle via Smashwords (though I want to add here that I had a lot of help from Kim) Format and Price: E-Book at $1.99 About The Author: B.R. Kyle is an emerging feminist writer … Continue reading Book Launch: Canis Major by B.R. Kyle

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir by Jenny Lawson

Title: Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir Author: Jenny Lawson Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads and Twitter Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Format and Price: E-Book at $13.99 Rating: 4 out of 5 About The Author: Known for her sardonic wit and her hysterically skewed outlook on life, Jenny Lawson has made millions of people … Continue reading Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir by Jenny Lawson

American Housewife: Stories by Helen Ellis

Title: American Housewife: Stories Author: Helen Ellis Social Media: Instagram, Goodreads and Twitter Publisher: Scribner UK, imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd Format and Price: E-Book at $12.99 Rating: 4 out of 5 About The Author: Helen Ellis is an American novelist. She is the author of two published novels, as well as several works … Continue reading American Housewife: Stories by Helen Ellis