**WARNING:: MAJOR SPOILERS BELOW** So… some of you may have noticed that I have been largely absent from WordPress this past month. The reasons for this are threefold (i) Driving lessons in the lead up to hopefully being granted a provisional license (known as P plates in Australia). (ii) A baby who was sick multiple… Continue reading A month of ‘Gone with the Wind’ (Review)
NEW YORK CITY AS YOU’VE NEVER SEEN IT BEFORE. A thousand-story tower stretching into the sky. A glittering vision of the future where anything is possible—if you want it enough. WELCOME TO MANHATTAN, 2118. A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of innovation and dreams. Everyone there wants something…and everyone has… Continue reading Review :: The Thousandth Floor // Recovering from my ACOWAR slump
Cinderella goes to the con in this fandom-fueled twist on the classic fairy tale. Part romance, part love letter to nerd culture, and all totally adorbs, Geekerella is a fairy tale for anyone who believes in the magic of fandom. Geek girl Elle Wittimer lives and breathes Starfield, the classic sci-fi series she grew… Continue reading Geekerella review:: fangirl heaven (no spoilers!)
Happy Easter! I would like to apologise, as the busy rhythms of everyday life have kept me from regularly posting here. My week is days with baby, homemaking, work (part-time) and church. Rinse and repeat. This might sound a little mundane, but there are so many extraordinary moments to be found in ordinary days. I… Continue reading WWW Wednesday/ April 2017
Happy Valentine’s Day! Here is my slightly early WWW Wednesday. I should mention that the month of January was an intense month, full of a number of personal and professional challenges. Hence why I have not posted very much. Chief amongst these events was the passing of my Grandmother, who is finally at peace after… Continue reading WWW Wednesday/ Feb 2017
Greetings! First of all I would like to apologize, the realities of life made it really difficult to post in December. But I do enjoy being a part of this community and definitely felt the absence of bookish friends this past month. I will try to post more often in 2017! I know that today is… Continue reading WWW Wednesday
The Winner’s Curse is accessible, entertaining young adult fiction with a suspenseful romance and some tense action scenes. It is by no means five star fiction, but it makes a good read on a rainy day when you are just looking to escape on a romantic adventure.