CRIME 101

Posted September 3, 2015 by Ely in Other / 5 Comments
CRIME 101

* This is the first ‘infographic’ I’ve ever made, so any opinions, suggestions or tips would be great appreciated. Likewise, I’ll take any suggestions for other 101 posts you might like to see.

Ten Characters You Just Didn’t Click With

Posted September 1, 2015 by Ely in Top Ten Tuesday / 14 Comments
Ten Characters You Just Didn’t Click With

  Tobias Eaton aka Four (Divergent) : Everyone and their dog had a crush on this guy but not me, not me. I honestly thought Tobias was boring and kind of really unnecessary considering how kick-ass Tris was. Also can we talk about what a little bitch he was in Alegiant? Juliette Ferrars (Shatter Me) […]

Ely’s August Wrap Up

Posted August 31, 2015 by Ely in Other / 6 Comments
Ely’s August Wrap Up

And there’s another month gone! As you’re about to see, August was an interesting month for me. WHAT I READ WHAT I WATCHED I went through a stage there where I didn’t watch anything, thankfully I’m out of that. I rewatched The Avengers, Mulan, Hercules and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets this month. […]

Writing Snippet #1

Posted August 29, 2015 by Ely in Writing / 1 Comment
Writing Snippet #1

Today I thought I’d do something a little brave of me. I’m going to share a writing snippet. I’ve only ever shared one before, on the old blog, and everyone was really lovely about it. It’s still something that kind of terrifies me, but I’ve decided that I’m going to start doing monthly snippets. Today’s […]

Air Awakens by Elise Kova

Posted August 27, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 8 Comments

Title: Air Awakens Series: Air Awakens #1 Author: Elise Kova Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: Silver Wing Press Release Date: August 27th 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 377 Source: Author A library apprentice, a sorcerer prince, and an unbreakable magic bond… The Solaris Empire is one conquest away from uniting the continent, and the rare elemental […]

5 Reasons You Should Watch Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

Posted August 23, 2015 by Ely in TV / 12 Comments
5 Reasons You Should Watch Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

I’m a bit of a crime show enthuasist, I’ll try anything and I love most of them—Castle, Rizzoli & Isles, The Closer, Poirot, Marple. One of my absolute favourites is an Australian show called Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. These are also a series of books by Kerry Greenwood, but today I just wanted to focus […]

One True Thing by Nicole Hayes

Posted August 21, 2015 by Michelle in Reviews / 2 Comments
One True Thing by Nicole Hayes

Title: One True Thing Author: Nicole Hayes Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult Publisher: Random House Australia Release Date: May 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 400 Frankie is used to never being alone, being a politicians daughter means there is always someone either in your face or in your mums. It is election time and Frankies Mum is […]

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Posted August 20, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 5 Comments
Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

Title: Jurassic Park Series: Jurassic Park #1 Author: Michael Crichton Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: May 14th 2012 (first published 1990) Format: E-Book Pages: 466 Source: Purchased An astonishing technique for recovering and cloning dinosaur DNA has been discovered. Creatures once extinct now roam Jurassic Park, soon-to-be opened as a theme park. […]