Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 19/2/18

It was a bumper week for books in the mail (both purchased and sent), which was lucky as I managed to do something to my leg that made getting around for 48 hours very painful! I'm fine now (perhaps it was too much twisting while chasing Pokémon!) but it was a good excuse to pile... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading 10/10/16

I am really, really tired this week. Trying to catch up on everything was a big task! Hopefully this week will mean less running around. I did manage to read 2 and a bit books which was great. I joined Litsy too (find me there as samstillreading) which is a load of bookish fun! (Think... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 9/3/15

See, I did go shopping last week! I had a shopping spree in my local Dymocks with my birthday/gift vouchers plus some of my hard earned cash. I think I got value from my dollar here – what do you think? I had seen Quick Reads on Twitter lately – but I didn't think that... Continue Reading →

A Place for Us by Harriet Evans

In brief: As her 80th birthday approaches, Martha plans a party, but not just any party. This will involve an important announcement and Martha needs her extended family (all who have issues of their own) to attend. Will the big reveal tear the family apart? The good: A lovely family story with unique characters that... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 14/7/14

I really don't remember too much of the previous week as it was so busy! I do remember that I read a few books that were clever and funny, but I'll share those with you another day. Today is the day to welcome the new books to the household! It was a good week for... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 16/12/13

Rose City Reader is our Mailbox Monday host this month. Mailbox Monday was started by Marcia as a way of sharing your new books and having fun at the same time. The future of Mailbox Monday is up for review – vote in the polls here. It's been a stinker of a week here –... Continue Reading →

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