Quarterly Goals: July – September 2018

Image Description: an illustrated picture, the background of the picture is a peacock-blue, while the foreground is dominated by the image of an archery target-stand with three arrows lodged within a series of aiming-circles printed on the target stand. Quarterly Goals: ~Write one Stim Toy Review post per month (try to post on a Monday) … Continue reading Quarterly Goals: July – September 2018

The To-Be-Read Pile: Book Series I Have Yet To Finish

I have an unfortunate habit, like most writers, of not finishing what I started, I'm especially prone to this when it comes to book series. I will often start a book series, like it, maybe even enjoy it thoroughly, then get completely distracted by something else (not that distracting me is a difficult task). However, … Continue reading The To-Be-Read Pile: Book Series I Have Yet To Finish

Reading Challenges: 2016

This year, I don't feel as though I've accomplished much and I definitely feel as though I've let myself down. This year for my Goodreads Challenge, I only managed to read 16 books out of 22, for my Australian Women Writer's Challenge, I only managed to read and review 3 books out of the desired … Continue reading Reading Challenges: 2016

Book Review: Ashling by Isobelle Carmody

Title: Ashling (Book 3 in The Obernewtyn Chronicles) Author: Isobelle Carmody Social Media: Facebook and Twitter Publisher: Penguin Price and Format: $22.95 Paperback format Rating: 3 out of 5 About The Book: 'Sometimes dreams were gateways through which messages might come. Beasts called them ashlings: dreams that called...' The powerful farseeker Elspeth Gordie is sent … Continue reading Book Review: Ashling by Isobelle Carmody

Book Review: The Farseekers by Isobelle Carmody

Author: Isobelle Carmody Website: http://www.isobellecarmody.net/ Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter Publisher: Penguin Books Blurb: “I sensed a ripple in the fabric of the cat's unconscious mind. I knew I was inside his dreams. I went deeper still. I whispered his name... Since their takeover of Obernewtyn, the secret community of Misfits has flourished, protected by … Continue reading Book Review: The Farseekers by Isobelle Carmody

Book Review: Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody

Title: Obernewtyn Author: Isobelle Carmody Website: http://www.isobellecarmody.net/ Social Media: Facebook, Goodreads, Twitter Publisher: Penguin Books Blurb: “In a world struggling back from the brink of an apocalypse, life is harsh. But for Elspeth Gordie, born with enhanced mental abilities that would see her sterilised or burned if discovered, it is also dangerous. There is only … Continue reading Book Review: Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody