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Please Welcome Milo: A Moving Story

The latest book by Tohby Riddle is a 48-page picture book, Milo: a moving story, published by Allen & Unwin and released in Australia in April 2016. 56 more words

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Animated BookCover INTO THE GREY

To celebrate INTO THE GREY being £1.09 as part of the Kindle spring sale, I made a little animated bookcover. Sadly I can’t share the swf here… 14 more words

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March 2016 New children’s and teenager reading reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars the better!

Picture Books

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, written by Jane Taylor and illustrated by Mandy Foot, is in PB from Hachette. RRP HB $24.99 PB and Ebook $21.99… 4,815 more words

Adult Book Reviews March 2016 . Reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars, the better the read!



*The Romanovs, 1613-1918 by Simon Sebag Montefiore. HB from Hachette. RRP $45

The Romanovs felt they were appointed by God to rule Russia. 2,888 more words

The Stars of Oktober Bend

No, that’s not a typo in the blog title. I have just finished this Aussie Young Adult novel (which I mentioned a few weeks ago) and felt the need to put down my feelings straight away. 886 more words


Wild by Nature by Sarah Marquis

In brief: The story of Sarah’s walk (yes, walk) from Siberia to Australia – through snow, heat, storms and interruptions you would have dreamed about. 660 more words

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The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood

After a couple of false starts, I have truly emerged from my literary funk. The last two books I have read have been glorious and I have ploughed  through them zealously in order to reap the harvest after a long and tedious drought. 329 more words