My Favourite Books of 2016

I’ve read nearly forty books this year. FORTY! I’m not sure if that’s a record for me – the seven books I read in sixteen days in Thailand earlier this …

Books, Flicks & Netflix: August 2016

Well, it’s been Game of Thrones Central around here over the last little while, but in between beheadings and boobs I’ve managed to read some excellent books, including a fantastic debut …

Books & Flicks: The Summer 2015/16 Wrap

One of the things I enjoyed the most about the Summer holidays (besides the lack of routine, lunch boxes extra curricular shenanigans) was the chance to really get stuck into some good …

What to Read in 2016

Looking for some reading inspo for 2016? Perhaps for an upcoming holiday, your book club or because you’re looking for something a bit different? Well, you’ve come to the right …

My Favourite Books of 2015

It’s been a good year in books around these parts. For one, I found some great books to read. The combo of my two book clubs plus some recommendations from …

How to Find Time to Read

Updated April 2017 The question I’m most regularly asked would have to be, hands down, ‘When do you find the time to read?’ It’s true that despite having three children, running …

What to Read in 2015

January means a lot of things to a lot of people. For me, it means slow mornings, no deadlines, commitments and guilt free reading. Yes, reading in the morning, during …

SnS Book Club: Caleb’s Crossing

Welcome to the June edition of the SnS Bookclub, Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks. How did you find this month’s book, Caleb’s Crossing? Have you read any of Geraldine Brooks’ …

SnS Book Club: Burial Rites

Welcome to the March Edition of the #SnS Book Club. This month we are discussing Burial Rites by Hannah Kent, a young Australian author from South Australia. Burial Rites is …

SnS Book Club: The Rosie Project

How did you find this month’s book, The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion? Had you heard much about it before you read it? I hadn’t heard anything specific about this …