WENDY DARLING VOLUME ONE: STARS BY COLLEEN OAKS – BOOK REVIEW

WENDY DARLING VOLUME ONE: STARS BY COLLEEN OAKS – BOOK REVIEW

Wendy Darling is a sixteen year old girl in love with the bookseller’s son, Booth; a boy well beneath her social station. Though she’s old…

ESSENTIAL TURKISH CUISINE BY ENGIN AKIN – BOOK REVIEW

ESSENTIAL TURKISH CUISINE BY ENGIN AKIN – BOOK REVIEW

With the triumph of shows like Masterchef™, Australia has seen a surge in the popularity of cuisines from around the globe. Oftentimes, there’s a glut…

POP SONNETS BY ERIK DIDRIKSEN – BOOK REVIEW

POP SONNETS BY ERIK DIDRIKSEN – BOOK REVIEW

Poetry often gets a bad reputation as an antiquated art form focused on life’s doom and gloom, or trying to woo the cute girls. Though…

A MODERN WAY TO COOK BY ANNA JONES – BOOK REVIEW

A MODERN WAY TO COOK BY ANNA JONES – BOOK REVIEW

This is one of those ‘clearly not the target demographic’ type reviews that crop up from time to time, so take it with a grain…

IN CONVERSATION WITH MICHAEL ROBOTHAM

IN CONVERSATION WITH MICHAEL ROBOTHAM

2015 has been a big year for Aussie thriller writer Michael Robotham. His latest novel, Close Your Eyes, is proving to be very popular with…

THE GOURMET MEXICAN KITCHEN: A COOKBOOK BY SHANNON BARD – BOOK REVIEW

THE GOURMET MEXICAN KITCHEN: A COOKBOOK BY SHANNON BARD – BOOK REVIEW

As a general rule, I’m sceptical of cookbooks paying tribute to cultures the author isn’t actually a part of. I’d much rather be taught how…

THE INSANITY OF MURDER BY FELICITY YOUNG – BOOK REVIEW

THE INSANITY OF MURDER BY FELICITY YOUNG – BOOK REVIEW

Dr Dody McClelend is a woman making a name for herself as London’s first female autopsy surgeon. For many, it’s an insult to the profession…

YATES GARDEN GUIDE: 44TH EDITION – BOOK REVIEW

YATES GARDEN GUIDE: 44TH EDITION – BOOK REVIEW

Plants are like people: they have their own unique likes, loathes, and lifespans, and it can be hard to know how to keep them happy…

COMPLETE PRESERVES BY SALLY WISE – BOOK REVIEW

COMPLETE PRESERVES BY SALLY WISE – BOOK REVIEW

It’s a relatively safe bet that most of us know someone who’s falling in love with the good old days of the culinary DIY. There’s…

THE GAP OF TIME BY JEANETTE WINTERSON – BOOK REVIEW

THE GAP OF TIME BY JEANETTE WINTERSON – BOOK REVIEW

There are books that you breeze through in an afternoon, and books that make you keep a notebook on hand to keep track of all…