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Elmet, by Fiona Mozley

From disappointment to elation! The 2017 Booker shortlist has its shortcomings (and I found the winner unreadable, abandoning it at page 62) but the inclusion of… 1,046 more words


History of Wolves, by Emily Fridlund

With the blurb as a guide, I wouldn’t have spent my hard-earned on Emily Fidlund’s debut novel History of Wolves, but the publisher offered it to me and I thought, why not? 376 more words


How to survive the end of the world : Defender by GX Todd

I’ve sometimes wondered what life would be like if all I had left were the boots on my feet…

With recommendations from Lee Child and… 521 more words


REVIEW: Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

In brief: Aviva was involved in a Clinton/Lewinsky affair (complete with blog entries) and disappeared. But when she runs for local mayor, secrets are revealed, affecting her daughter Ruby. 646 more words

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The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

Title: The Last Namsara

Author: Kristen Ciccarelli

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Publisher: Hachette Australia

Published: 3rd October 2017

Format: Paperback

Pages: 304

Price: $19.99

Synopsis: … 716 more words


Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 2/10/17

Hmm, October already! Last week seemed more like winter weather, but everything was good for the AFL Grand Final in Melbourne on Saturday. It was a good game with great entertainment – The Killers smashed it! 346 more words

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