This Is Us! (Book Community Census Results 1)

In January, I launched a large survey for book bloggers and book tubers to gain some oversight of our wonderful community. When it closed in May, the survey had almost 390 responses – which, whilst a little way from my target of 500, is still an impressive number of responses that hopefully mean the survey … Continue reading

Giveaway of Andrew Smith’s WINGER and STAND OFF

To celebrate the publication of Andrew Smith’s excellent sequel to Winger, Stand Off, I have three (3) sets of both books to giveaway! All you have to do is fill out the rafflecopter form below. Some Andrew-tastic posts: Review of Winger Review of Stand Off Review of The Alex Crow Review of Grasshopper Jungle 22 … Continue reading

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Road Trip Books Like Paper Towns

Have you seen Paper Towns yet? If you have, here are 6 books like Paper Towns (some unusual!) to keep you going on those road-trip highs from some great bookbloggers. In no particular order: All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven – the wanderings of Violet Markey and Theodore Finch; both the official, in the … Continue reading

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Andrew Smith Confirms Third Winger Novel (Winger 3)

Stand Off, the first sequel to Winger, is about to hit shelves but already Andrew Smith (Grasshopper Jungle, Winger) is thinking of the future. He just confirmed plans for Winger three (which would make it the second sequel) as well as a spin-off middle grade novel based on the character of Sam Abernathy, introduced in … Continue reading

Thoughts from Paper Towns

Because I’m currently in Australia, I was able to see Paper Towns on Tuesday 21st July, about 3 days before it gets released in most other places. Yay for Australia! I wasn’t actually anticipating seeing this film in cinemas at all; apart from the fact that I am out and about backpacking in the Southern … Continue reading