Tag Archives: aww2014

Review: ELEMENTAL by Amanda Curtin

I’m going to give her the benefit of the doubt and presume that Amanda Curtin did not set out to deliberately cause me the messy embarrassment of unexpected tears in public. I’ll concede that she wasn’t to know that the tale … Continue reading

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Review: NO PLACE LIKE HOME by Caroline Overington

This is the third of Caroline Overington’s five published novels that I’ve read and though they are all standalone stories they share some characteristics. The most obvious of these is that they explore some aspect of officialdom that appears to have … Continue reading

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Wrapping up the 2013 Australian Women Writers Challenge

For the second year in a row I happily participated in the Australian Women Writers Challenge which aims to overcome gender bias in the reviewing of books by Australian women. The challenge encourages avid readers and book bloggers, male and … Continue reading

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