Tag Archive | AWW2013

Banish by Nicola Marsh

Date published: 1st August 2013 Publisher: HarlequinTeenAU Format: Paperback, 272 pages ISBN 13: 9781743562765 Categories: Other Paranormal (Witches) Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by publisher Challenges: 2103 Début Author Challenge, Australian Women Writers Reading Challenge 2013 Alyssa has one week to destroy her enemy, save her spirit… and save her soul. After her ex-boyfriend commits suicide and […]

The Silver Bough by Lisa Tuttle

Date published: 1st March 2013 Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books (Pan Macmillan AU) Format: Paperback, 457 pages ISBN 13: 9781780874418 ISBN 10: 1780874413 Categories: Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by publisher In a hidden orchard a golden apple dangles from a silver bough. In Scottish folklore, that apple is the price to get into Elysium. […]

The Cloud Road by Isobelle Carmody

Illustrated by: Isobelle Carmody Date published: 24th April 2013 Publisher: Penguin Viking Format: Hardcover, 289 pages Series: The Kingdom of the Lost, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780670075188 ISBN 10: 0670075183 Categories: MG – Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher Challenge: Australian Women Writers Reading Challenge 2013 Adventure and danger follow Bily, Zluty, Redwing and the Monster as they cross […]

Black Sun Light My Way by Jo Spurrier

Date published: 1st June 2013 Publisher: Harper Voyager Format: Paperback, 480 pages Series: Children of the Black Sun, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780732292546 ISBN 10: 0732292549 Categories: Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by publisher Challenge: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 Sierra has always battled to control her powers, but now her life and Isidro′s depend on […]

The Red Wind by Isobelle Carmody

Illustrated by: Isobelle Carmody Date published: 28th June 2010 Publisher: Penguin Viking Format: Hardcover, 222 pages Series: The Kingdom of the Lost, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780670074037 ISBN 10: 0670074039 Categories: MG – Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: borrowed from the library Challenge: Australian Women Writers Reading Challenge 2013 The brothers Zluty and Bily live happily in their […]

Fairytales for Wilde Girls by Allyse Near

Date published: 3rd June 2013 Publisher: Random House Australia Format: Paperback, 432 pages ISBN 13: 9781742758510 Categories: YA – Horror, Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by publisher Challenge: 2013 Début Author Challenge, Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 ‘He’s gone the same way as those little birds that bothered me with their awful songs! And you will […]

Interview with Garth Nix & Sean Williams

Today I have an interview with Garth Nix and Sean Williams, the co-authors of the Troubletwisters series! 1. What’s the inspiration behind the Troubletwisters world? How many books are going to be in the series? Sean Williams: We wanted to write adventure fiction for children (and up) inspired by the classic novels we grew up […]

Holier Than Thou by Laura Buzo

Blogging Outside the Box is a  feature at Speculating on SpecFic, where books outside the SFF banner are reviewed. It is intended to highlight some of the non speculative fiction titles I am reading and share my thoughts with readers. Date published: 21st May 2012 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Format: Paperback, 291 pages ISBN 13: 9781741759983 Categories: Contemporary YA […]

Between the Lives by Jessica Shirvington

Date published: 1st May 2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Australia Format: Paperback, 327 pages ISBN 13: 9780732296261 ISBN 10: 0732296269 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher Challenge: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013 Above all else, though I try not to think about it, I know which life I prefer. And every night when I Cinderella myself from one […]

Jilted by Rachael Johns

Blogging Outside the Box is a  feature at Speculating on SpecFic, where books outside the SFF banner are reviewed. It is intended to highlight some of the non speculative fiction titles I am reading and share my thoughts with readers. Date published: 1st June 2012 Publisher: Harlequin MIRA AU Format: Paperback, 349 pages ISBN 13: 9781921795503 Categories: Contemporary, Adult […]