Lifesaving for Beginners by Ciara Geraghty Readalong, Week 3

This is our third and final week of the readalong, thanks to Hachette and Bree at All the Books I Can Read. You are most welcome to join in the discussion! Note that there are spoilers in the below section. The third and final section of the book was definitely my favourite, not only because... Continue Reading →

Lifesaving for Beginners by Ciara Geraghty Readalong, Week 2

Back again for week 2 of the readalong, thanks to Hachette and hosted by Bree at All the Books I Can Read. You can read and join in the discussion there. In the second week of the readalong, we are discussing pages 150 to 296. Stay tuned for next Monday, the final chapter of the... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 28/1/13

If you're reading this shortly after it was posted, I'm still asleep. That's because this Monday is a holiday celebrating Australia Day (which was actually on Saturday 26th). It's lovely to have a Monday holiday and be free to do all the great things that are linked with being Australian, like having a barbeque, swimming,... Continue Reading →

Mini Reviews: March 2010

Another month of my short reviews from before I started this blog. Hopefully they'll be able to give you an idea of what I thought of the book! So Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading… by Sara Nelson I actually started this book years ago but didn't finish it. Looking for something... Continue Reading →

Becoming Scarlett by Ciara Geraghty

Earlier this year, I read Saving Grace by the same author and found it a simply lovely read, chick lit with a bit of substance. So, in a book buying slump, I picked this up for a little light reading. I think Becoming Scarlett would be a great movie- it’s full of implausible coincidences, wacky humour... Continue Reading →

Teaser Tuesday 6/7/10

Wow! How time flies when you're having fun or working, working, working. (Way too much overtime today!) I've finally finished Brick Lane (review coming soon) and was in the mood for something not too taxing. Enter Becoming Scarlett  by Ciara Geraghty.  (I read Saving Grace earlier this year and found it good chick-lit with substance).  Today's teaser... Continue Reading →

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