THE SURPRISING POWER OF A GOOD DUMPLING by Wai Chim

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Young Adult – ContemporaryTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A+ (96%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 There’s no surprise that this book was the winner of the 2020 Australian Independent Booksellers Indie Book Award Nominee for Young Adult. It’s such an amazing book! When I read this book, I wasn’t expecting a serious, mental health focused novel thatContinue reading “THE SURPRISING POWER OF A GOOD DUMPLING by Wai Chim”

Buzzfeed Quiz: This Cosy Quiz Will Reveal Which Book You Should Read Next (Tiggity Tag Friday)

With this whole quarantine situation happening at the moment, I’m finding that I have quite a bit of time alloted for reading. So, how about I ignore my growing TBR and take some recommendations from the experts, Buzzfeed. Now please take into consideration that this quiz was made in 2017, and thus it won’t haveContinue reading “Buzzfeed Quiz: This Cosy Quiz Will Reveal Which Book You Should Read Next (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Author Highlight: Tobias Madden

Another Australian author! (You’re welcome) Tobias Madden is one of those authors that sticks to your mind, and you can’t help but wonder what on earth they’re up to. Having the pleasure of speaking with Tobias in the past, I know that he’s a kind individual with a true talent with words. PART ONE: WritingContinue reading “Author Highlight: Tobias Madden”

THE END OF THE WORLD BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Created by iLivieforbooks – please go check her out, she has some phenomenal content! 😍 As I do every Friday, I’m participating another Book Tag! This time I thought it might be fitting to do a ‘The End of the World Book Tag’, solely for the fact that it feels like we’re stuck in aContinue reading “THE END OF THE WORLD BOOK TAG (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Author Highlight: C.G Drews

I stalked her blog, her reviews, her twitter, and her Instagram long before she released her first book. As a fellow Aussie blogger, I can’t deny that I look up to C.G Drews for all that she’s accomplished, and the massive stack of books she manages to destroy. PART ONE: Writing and Reading Her debutContinue reading “Author Highlight: C.G Drews”

PUMPKINHEADS – Rainbow Rowell & Faith Erin Hicks (Honest Review)

SPOILER FREE! Genre: Graphic Novel – ContemporaryTarget Audience: 12+Rating: A- (86%)Goodreads Rating: 5/5 If you’re after a super cute and super fast contemporary graphic novel, then this is the one for you. With extreme fall/autumn vibes, it will have you craving a pumpkin spice latte, and wishing for the leaves to start colouring. I haveContinue reading “PUMPKINHEADS – Rainbow Rowell & Faith Erin Hicks (Honest Review)”

Quote of the Week!

“We are not broken things, neither of us. We are cracked pottery mended with laquer and flakes of gold, whole as we are, complete unto each other. Complete and worthy and so very loved.” — Mackenzi Lee, The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

Homebody Book Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)

Internationally, we’re battling against COVID-19 (Coronavirus), and as a result we have to batten down the hatches (not by buying an abundance of toilet paper, hand sanitiser, and whatever else. Be rational, come on now) and stay indoors and away from people that could potentially die from this scary situation. In response to dear COVID,Continue reading “Homebody Book Tag (Tiggity Tag Friday)”

Current TBR

I keep trying to give myself time constraints on my TBR, and the fact is, it never works. I feel like I’m so busy at the moment with work, uni, Written on the Pages, and writing, that picking a time period just places too much stress on my shoulders. What I’m going to do isContinue reading “Current TBR”

Author Highlight: Lynette Noni

Who wants to learn about a pretty grand author who wrote a pretty grand book? I’m focusing on an author that inspires me, that’s a fellow aussie, and has managed to live out the dream of most writers. To write for a living, and love doing it. She’s been picking up traction in the YAContinue reading “Author Highlight: Lynette Noni”