Recent Reads

Each month I list the books I’ve been reading and comment on the ones that take my fancy. What have you been reading lately?


Skulduggery Rocks September!

Skulduggery Rocks September!

It’s been a struggle getting my son to read fiction. He’s more an HTML In Easy Steps kinda kid… which is scary when he’s only 11, but I guess it’s essential...
Heart & Craft

Heart & Craft

August’s reading list isn’t a particularly large one.  Life got in the way. Traveling to the RomAus Brisbane conference got in the way. Revisions, catching up on accounts...
July reads

July reads

I continued with my Heyer-fest this month. Ms Heyer, who is famous for her historical romances set in Regency England, has been a bestselling novelist since 1921! And I just checked...
June goes Beyond Heaving Bosoms!

June goes Beyond Heaving Bosoms!

This month I finally received my copy of Beyond Heaving Bosoms, The Smart Bitches’ Guide To Romance Novels. I figured because it was penned by the Smart Bitches themselves, Sarah...
“The Arrival” shows, not tells!

“The Arrival” shows, not tells!

My featured book this month is the most sophisticated picture book I’ve ever seen in my life. (And given that I’m a huge fan of Graeme Base‘s works, such as Animalia...
April Reads and re-reading old favorites

April Reads and re-reading old favorites

Nothing like re-reading old favorites–especially if they’re a big, meaty series of books that I can really get stuck into. Hence I’m continuing my Stephen Donaldson-fest...
March reads and eBook reader envy

March reads and eBook reader envy

Well, the March reading list is looking pretty healthy compared with recent months, mainly because I scored a stack of shorter category romances at March’s RWNZ chapter meeting,...
February reading list

February reading list

It’s too sad. How short is this list? Is this becoming a new trend in my life? Darn well hope not. I mean, one of the best things about being a writer is having an excuse to read...
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