It gives me great pleasure to showcase Australian short story writing with a selection of the best thanks to The Furphy Anthology 2021. This collection of 16 funny and poignant stories released on December 1st 2021! Blurb: The Furphy Literary Award, established in 1992, became a national competition for the first time in 2020. In… Continue reading Book Blast: The Furphy Anthology
Today I am marking off my final and fortieth #40th checkpoint category for the POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020 with: A collection of 24 stories written by talented authors. No two writers are the same, but they have one thing in common: they are storytellers at heart and their deepest desire is to be heard. Writing… Continue reading POPSUGAR READING CHALLENGE 2020: Writing the Dream by Serenity Press
Title: Last Christmas Author: Greg Wise and Emma Thompson Published: October 29th 2019 Publisher: Hachette Australia Pages: 288 Genres: Non Fiction, Humour, Anthology RRP: $29.99 Rating: 3.5 stars Bill Bailey, Emilia Clarke, Olivia Colman, Caitlin Moran, Meryl Streep, Emily Watson… Actors, charity workers, singers and refugees share their memories of Christmases past and their hopes for future ones. The… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Last Christmas by Greg Wise and Emma Thompson
Title: Destination Romance Authors: Carolyn Wren, Tanya Kean, Jean Jenkins, Renee Conoulty, Lisa Wolstenholme, Melanie Page, Mel A. Rowe, Michelle Beesley, Michelle Rule and Monique Mulligan Published: November 22nd 2018 Publisher: Serenity Press Pages: 328 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Short Stories, Australian, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars I want to see something of the world.’ Ten travellers with escape on the mind get… Continue reading Pre Release Book Review: Destination Romance by Serenity Press
#Book Bingo 2018 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite blogger, Theresa Smith Writes. How does it work? We have devised our own personalised book bingo card game. Twice a month, on the first and third Saturday of the month, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries.… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2018: ‘A collection of short stories’ – Echo Springs by Leisl Leighton, Daniel De Lorne, TJ Hamilton & Shannon Curtis.
Title: A Bouquet of Love Author: Monique Mulligan , Teena Raffa-Mulligan, Glennys Marsdon, Bree Verity , P.L. Harris, Louisa West, Barbara Gurney, Ilona Krueger , Claire Boston & Carolyn Wren . Published: April 28th 2017 Publisher: Serenity Press Pages: 296 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Short Stories, Australian, Romance RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Ten couples not looking for love find something unexpected when… Continue reading Book Review: A Bouquet of Love by Serenity Press