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Author Q&A today on Story Matters!

I’m pleased to be featured on Story Matters today, talking faith, genealogy and my debut novel with author and book reviewer Katherine Scott Jones. I enjoyed answering her thoughtful questions so much. 67 more words


Top Ten #Booknerd Characters

Top Ten Tuesdays are on a roll these days, with topics I adore. In line with the diversity theme, what’s the best moment in reading? Discovering a character you can relate to. 613 more words


A Sequel That Isn't A Sequel | Another Day

Two years ago almost to the day, I read David Levithan’s Every Day, with a protagonist who wakes up in a different body every day… 518 more words


Day Three: 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge

Hi, book lovers!

This is the final post of the “3 Days, 3 Quotes” challenge. As I mentioned in my last two posts, I was tagged by Ashley (over at… 211 more words


Top Ten Diverse Books

This is going to be my favourite Top Ten Tuesday! Right in line with the We Need Diverse Books campaign, here is a list of my favourite books that celebrate diversity (example: features minority/religious minority, socioeconomic diversity, disabled MC,  neurotypical character, LGBTQ etc etc.). 613 more words


Mini Reviewlets: Munro Immersion

The blog has been more fallow than its usual don’t-call-it-climate-change-it’s-just-fallow state because I’m working on a long term writing project. On Alice Munro.

For money. 733 more words

The Wimmins

Top Ten Recently Acquired Books

The thing I hated most when I started book blogging was seeing “book hauls” on people’s blogs. Mostly because I was a little jealous… as a South African I do not get access to many ARCs at ALL, and as a student I could hardly ever afford to purchase new books. 425 more words