Mailbox Monday 3/11/14

Wow, where did last week go? I don't have anything new to report, still working and sleeping with not a lot else. I did get to the shops as you'll see below, plus the postie dropped by with a win from Allen & Unwin and Goodreads: As you can see, it's a new release (December)... Continue Reading →

November Wrap-up

I managed to read seven books in November - not bad for someone who says they read 'about a book a week'! I had a fairly varied month in terms of topics and a few firsts: - 2 memoirs (Anh Do and Sayo Masuda) - 1 chick lit (Jemma Forte) - the new Maeve Binchy, Minding... Continue Reading →

The Crimson Rooms by Katharine McMahon

Katharine McMahon’s books are quite difficult to get in Australia- very few stores seem to stock them. I was introduced to this author after seeing Confinement on the shelves at Borders in Singapore, misread the blurb (I thought it was about a hospital- ‘health’ but it was about a school ‘heath’) but really enjoyed it even though... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 27/9/10

Yay for public holidays and the opportunity to sleep in! Now I have the opportunity to tell you what's landed on my shelves of late. Mailbox Monday was created by Marcia of The Printed Page and is now on tour at Bermudaonion's Weblog (love the name). Marcia states that "Mailbox Monday is the gathering place for... Continue Reading →

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