Category: Bookish

Sep 03
AWW 2012 Round Up

AWW 2012 Round Up

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Hi! I have completed the Australian Women Writers Challenge for 2012 - I have read ten Australian female authors this year, and a total of eighteen novels, in the Science Fiction and Fantasy genre. I got to read a few new authors, re-introduce myself to a few old favourites, and generally enjoyed this challenge a lot. The authors and books I have read for the challenge are (links go to the reviews) Melina Marchetta (Finnikin of the Rock and Froi of the Exiles) Alison Goodman (Eon and Eona) Rebecca Lim (Mercy, Exile, Muse and Fury) Trudi Canavan (The Magician's Apprentice) Kate Forsyth (Bitter Greens (includes author...

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Aug 29
Waiting on Wednesday 4

Waiting on Wednesday 4

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. This week I’ve picked Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes Expected publication: December 2012 by Penguin AU (also available via Razorbill in US/Can) Hardback, 412 pages Series: Falling Kingdoms,…

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Aug 23
Strange Chemistry Subscription

Strange Chemistry Subscription

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Hi! A few weeks ago I posted about Strange Chemistry, the new YA imprint from Angry Robot. I have some very exciting news to share with you about the new imprint: From September 4th 2012: Get your e-mitts on every new Strange Chemisty ebook published between now and 12 months…

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Aug 22
Waiting on Wednesday 3

Waiting on Wednesday 3

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. This week I’ve picked Broken by A. E. Rought Expected publication: UK – 3rd January 2013 / US – 1st January 2013 Paperback, 320 pages ISBN13: 9781908844309 / 9781908844316 Goodreads Imagine a…

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Aug 15
Waiting on Wednesday 2

Waiting on Wednesday 2

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. Please note that the following contains mild spoilers. This week I’ve picked The Blinding Knife by Brent Weeks Expected publication: September 2012 by Hachette AU Hardback, 688 pages Series:…

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Aug 08
Waiting on Wednesday 1

Waiting on Wednesday 1

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. For my very first Waiting on Wednesday post I have chosen The Diviners by Libba Bray Expected publication: November 2012 by Allen & Unwin Paperback, 592 pages ISBN13: 9781742375229 1920s…

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Jul 26
Strange Chemistry

Strange Chemistry

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Have you heard of the awesome new YA imprint of Angry Robot Books (who publish the BEST books by the way) ?? Well, I’m introducing you to them 🙂 Strange Chemistry is a global imprint dedicated to the best in modern young adult science fiction, fantasy and everything in between….

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Jun 27

2012 Debut Author Challenge Round-Up Post

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Hi! With the review of Unravelling by Elizabeth Norris published this week I can now say that I have completed the 2012 Debut Author Challenge! I have read twelve YA/NG debuts this year. I enjoyed some immensely and am eagerly awaiting sequels and novellas, and then there are some I…

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Apr 20
Bookish News

Bookish News

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This week’s round up of bookish news is great! I didn’t do a Bookish News for last week because I didn’t find lots of interesting things to share, but this week I did! As usual, first the book trailers: My name is Jonathan, but everyone calls me Sebastian, and I…

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Apr 09
Dusty Reads 16

Dusty Reads 16

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My pick this week is The Undivided by Jennifer Fallon, Book one in the Rift Runners series. I have loved Fallon’s work so far, and still have a lot of her books to read, but I had to buy this when I saw it instore. The second book in the…

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Apr 06
Bookish News

Bookish News

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This week’s round up of bookish news is very exciting, with a new cover, parts 4 and 5 of the City of Lost Souls Chapter Hunt and some really exciting news about J. K. Rowling’s new project! The cover for Astarte’s Wrath has been revealed – and I love it!…

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