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Book review by Taryn Kelly – Body Positive Power

April 13, 2021

Body Positive Power : How to Stop Dieting, Make Peace with your Body and Live by Megan Jayne Crabbe This is an important book for anyone who struggles with their body image. It was a book I had seen recommended on social media and the...

Book review by Cheryl Thompson – Boy on Fire

April 13, 2021

Boy On Fire: The Young Nick Cave by Mark Mordue. The author of this comprehensive biography, Mark Mordue, is an award-winning Australian writer, journalist and editor. In the 1990’s he was the founding editor of Australia’s leading pop culture magazine Australian Style. Written over a...

Audiobook review by Corinne Hughes – Anonymous

April 13, 2021

Anonymous by Elizabeth Breck If you like strong female leads as your detective you’ve found your girl in Madison Kelly PI. Madison is extremely self-sufficient, smart, athletic, lives the Californian surf-culture lifestyle and is a licensed PI. An excellent insurance claims investigator, Madison now finds...

Book review by Gary Ellem – Win

April 13, 2021

Win by Harlan Coben I am a big fan of Harlan Coben – he would be in my top 3 authors. For those who are familiar with his books that involve his character Myron Bolitar this book is all about his sidekick Win (Windsor Horne...

Book review by Taryn Kelly – The Boy from the Mish

March 29, 2021

The Boy from the Mish by Gary Lonesborough The Boy from the Mish is young adult fiction and is the debut novel from Indigenous author Gary Lonesborough. I was excited about this book as soon as I heard it had been published because there are...

Book review by Aaron Wilkes – Plantopedia

March 29, 2021

Plantopedia : the definitive guide to house plants by Lauren Camilleri and Sophia Kaplan This is the perfect book for anyone who loves houseplants! Its over 400 pages of gorgeous plants and the information on how to not kill them. After reading this book I...

DVD review by Ngarie Macqueen – Fleabag

March 29, 2021

Fleabag : season 1 and 2 Fleabag is a show written by and starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who also wrote and produced the first season of Killing Eve – obviously an amazingly talented human! I don’t want to give too much away as I think that...

Book review by Sylvia Cooling – Honeybee

March 12, 2021

Honeybee by Craig Silvey We first meet Sam on the railing of an overpass, where, filled with despair and unendurable hurt, Sam has come to die. Sam is 14 years old, hovering on the edge of childhood and the cusp of adulthood, struggling to find...

Audiobook review by Corinne Hughes – Appetite for Innocence

March 12, 2021

Appetite for innocence by Lucinda Berry I’ve just read the audio recording of  Appetite for innocence by Lucinda Berry. A serial rapist/murderer is stalking then abducting young girls via social media.  Once captured the girls are doomed, until Ella. Ella makes an escape and tries...

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