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The Debut of Writer Wednesdays

A few weeks ago a group Firebirds (2012 Golden Heart finalists) decided to get together for a year-long blog party: one Wednesday a month we’ll all write on the same topic, a bit of show-and-tell about our lives. 552 more words


The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey

4 out of 5 stars.

Echo is a somewhat normal girl who happens to be semi-adopted by a race of semi-avian, magical creatures who normally keep themselves hidden from humans. 394 more words

Young Adult

ANZ Championship 2015 Season Preview | Queensland Firebirds

Jesse Failla | Netball

COACH: Roselee Jencke

CAPTAIN: Laura Geitz

2014 LADDER FINISH: 2nd (9 wins, 4 losses) & ANZ Championship runners-up.

ARRIVALS: Gretel Tippett (Swifts), Caitlyn Nevins (Vixens), Rebecca Bulley (Thunderbirds), Beryl Friday (Aus U21’s, ANL), Laura Clemesha (Aus U21’s, Firebirds 2013) 1,124 more words

Fire Birds, phenomenal nonfiction for science lovers

Fire Birds

Fire Birds: Valuing Natural Wildfires and Burned Forests by Sneed B. Collard III. 2015. Bucking Horse Books.

Genre: Nonfiction science picture book.

Ages: 2,314 more words

Book Reviews

Day 10: Operation Flammenvogel (Matueka to Wellington)

Day 10:

Distance Traveled: ~180ish km (Trip Total: ~2580 km)

I wake up quite early to the alarm that actually works on my US phone. It’s only 153 km to Picton where the ferry is set to bring me across the channel to Wellington, but the locals advise me to count on at least 2.5 hours to make it there. 1,490 more words