Book Reviews

Book Reviews2019-09-09T05:13:45+00:00
“We read to know we’re not alone.”

William Nicholson, Shadowlands

Laurinda

September 7th, 2019|

Opens up the inside world of teenage girls with the delicacy and unflinching precision of a forensic anthropologist   Lucy Lam, Vietnamese boat refugee, has the advantage of several years at a local Western suburbs high school [...]

Messages for Sun

September 7th, 2019|

A Meditation on Young Romance I read a lot of young adult fiction and find much of it "dumbed-down" these days...riding along on plot ploys and dramatic twists designed to capture the elusive attention of our multi-tasking, digitally-immersed [...]

My Hip Goddess

September 7th, 2019|

Oddly outrageous and wackily wise - the perfect gift for wilding women I just love this book - it's entirely original. This is a goddess who steps outside the hackneyed new age stereotypes and who calls to [...]