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Interview with Maria Lewis, author of “Who’s Afraid?” and new release “It Came From the Deep”

Australian authors are absolutely underrated and not talked about enough, agreed? Today, I have the absolute privilege of sharing with you an interview I got to have with Maria Lewis, an Australian author, journalist and screenwriter. Maria has written three books: Who’s Afraid?, Who’s Afraid Too? and her latest release, It Came from the Deep.… Continue reading Interview with Maria Lewis, author of “Who’s Afraid?” and new release “It Came From the Deep”

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Book Review: A Game of Thrones

Title: A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire #1) Author: George RR Martin My Rating: 4.5 stars Goodreads. Book Depository. The first of an epic series, A Game of Thrones is a worldwide sensation for a reason. Full of well thought out plot arcs, amazing characters and somewhat realistic political intrigue, this… Continue reading Book Review: A Game of Thrones

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Owlcrate “Mythical Creatures” Unboxing

There have been so many great book subscription box themes lately that I couldn’t resist going for the Owlcrate September box which was themed “Mythical Creatures”. With the promise of a BookBeau, a story about dragons and some other hints, I was definitely excited! Included in this box was:   A cute dragon coin purse Percy… Continue reading Owlcrate “Mythical Creatures” Unboxing

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Book Review: The Best Man

Title: The Best Man  Author: Kristan Higgins My Rating: 2.5 stars Goodreads. Book Depository. This book was a quick read with intriguing characters but unfortunately not a great plot. While it had some redeeming points, I had many issues with the writing from page one, and the characters could not redeem it. Synopsis: Sometimes The… Continue reading Book Review: The Best Man

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Mark the Page: Tower of Dawn Unboxing

With the release of Tower of Dawn by Sarah J Maas, I couldn’t resist buying the Mark the Page box completely themed for SJMaas fans. Donna did such a great job with the ACOWAR box (which I missed out on) so I definitely jumped on this one and I was NOT disappointed! Mark the Page is an… Continue reading Mark the Page: Tower of Dawn Unboxing

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Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See

Title: All the Light We Cannot See Author: Anthony Doerr My Rating: 3.5 stars Goodreads. Book Depository. This book was a beautiful exploration of two people impacted by the war. Heartbreakingly raw and severe, it most definitely takes you on a journey, that is painstakingly researched and accurate for World War Two times. Synopsis: A… Continue reading Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See

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Book Review: The Assassin’s Blade

Title: The Assassin’s Blade  Author: Sarah J Maas My Rating: 4.5 stars Goodreads. Book Depository. This novella collection holds five great stories about Celaena Sardothien prior to when we first meet her in Throne of Glass. I love reading about the different characters and seeing their histories and it gives such a great introduction into… Continue reading Book Review: The Assassin’s Blade