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The Astonishing Colour of After Review: Beautiful Exploration of Grief in Taiwan

The Astonishing Colour of After Review: Beautiful Exploration of Grief in Taiwan

Every once in a while, a book comes along and sweeps you off your feet, with its gentle exploration of grief and the beautiful story told within its pages. Exploring the life of Leigh as she bonds with her mother after she passes away from suicide, it didn’t take long for The Astonishing Colour of After to […]

September 11, 2018 | 3 Comments
After the Lights Go Out Review: When You’re the Only One Prepared for the Impending Apocalypse….

After the Lights Go Out Review: When You’re the Only One Prepared for the Impending Apocalypse….

After the Lights Go Out is a gripping survivalist story with an Australian setting, reminiscent of Tomorrow When the War Began or The Sky So Heavy. This one has an added twist of the father being a survivalist who has taken extreme measures into protecting his family and training them in the art of surviving in the wilderness on their […]

Indulgence Insider #76 – Exciting life update, July wrap up & Asian rep in movies

Indulgence Insider #76 – Exciting life update, July wrap up & Asian rep in movies

Indulgence Insider brings you up to date with all the happenings of Happy Indulgence, this week’s haul and bookish news from around the blogosphere! Can you believe the last time I did one of these was way back in May? It’s the weekend and I feel like doing a bit of a chattier post today, […]

September and October Wrap Up

September and October Wrap Up

During September and October, I read 11 books! You know, amongst getting married and going overseas and all of that. I barely even read during September because of all the stress, but since I’ve been back I’ve been reading voraciously (and it’s glorious)! GIVEAWAY: Win a copy of Wonder Woman: Warbringer (and check out my […]

November 4, 2017 | 10 Comments
The Build-Up Season Blog Tour: Author Q&A & Giveaway

The Build-Up Season Blog Tour: Author Q&A & Giveaway

Today I’m participating in the blog tour of The Build-Up Season, a new LoveOzYA book that will be released next week by Penguin Random House Australia. I think the author provided some honest, thoughtful answers below and I hope you enjoy reading it! AUTHOR Q&A 1. What was your inspiration behind The Build-Up Season? I […]

Growing Up with Harry Potter

Growing Up with Harry Potter

It’s Potterhead July where the blogosphere has gotten together to share a whole month of Harry Potter themed posts, thanks to Aentee @ Read at Midnight (who has also designed the lovely graphic)! Harry Potter is my childhood. I remember how it reunited the sense of reading and wonder amongst my classmates at the time. When the […]

Giveaway & Book Promo: Second Sight Series by Heather Topham Wood

Giveaway & Book Promo: Second Sight Series by Heather Topham Wood

First Vision Publication Date: May 1, 2012 Book Description: Two years ago, 21-year-old Kate Edwards became deathly ill and slipped into a coma. While unconscious, she crept into the mind of a missing boy and awoke with the knowledge of his location. Friends and family were skeptical and wary of her new ability to see into […]