Bookish Chats · Tea Talks · Wrap-Up

Winter Favourites and a Post-Lockdown Chat

Make a mug of tea (or any other hot beverage of your choice), and settle in for something a bit different. We're going to talk books but also life during lockdown in Melbourne last year. Favourite Reads Amber My reading during lockdown went up down depending on my uni workload, but I ticked quite a… Continue reading Winter Favourites and a Post-Lockdown Chat

Bookish Chats · TBRs

What’s on my 2021 TBR?

Hi friends, Emily here! Usually I start off the new year with a Most Anticipated Releases post, but I'm doing something a little bit different for 2021 because I've decided to try and minimise my book-spending this year. I have *a lot* of unread books on my shelves at home so I'm aiming to get… Continue reading What’s on my 2021 TBR?

Reviews

Before the Beginning – Book Review

One of my favourite reads of last year was All That Impossible Space, so when AusYABloggers announced their book tour for Before the Beginning I got very excited. And I probably texted Emily using all caps and lots of heart-eye emojis. When my copy arrived I read it in one sitting and almost didn't regret… Continue reading Before the Beginning – Book Review

Bookish Chats

Amber’s Favourite Book to Film Adaptations

Being back in stage four lockdown means my days off from uni and work are spent reading, playing piano, or watching something on Netflix/Stan/Disney+. So, it seemed appropriate to compile a list of some of my favourite book to film adaptations! Put the kettle on, make a cup of tea and let me take you… Continue reading Amber’s Favourite Book to Film Adaptations

Bookish Chats · Challenges + Tags

Emily’s (Late) Mid-Year Book Freak Out

I know it's not really 'mid year' anymore, but back in June Cait of Paper Fury posted her annual Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag post and I loved reading it so much that I wanted to do it too! So here is my slightly-past-mid-year-freak-out, for January to July. 1. How much have you read? 21… Continue reading Emily’s (Late) Mid-Year Book Freak Out