Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

Posted September 25, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 4 Comments

Title: Dumplin' Author: Julie Murphy Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Publisher: Penguin Teen Australia Release Date: September 16th 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 384 Source: Publisher Self-proclaimed fat girl Willowdean Dickson (dubbed “Dumplin’” by her former beauty queen mom) has always been at home in her own skin. Her thoughts on having the ultimate bikini body? Put […]

Paranormal Picks Readathon Announcement!

Posted September 24, 2015 by Michelle in readathon / 4 Comments
Paranormal Picks Readathon Announcement!

So Ely and I have been planning to host another readathon ever since the success of Bookentine, a contemporary themed readathon set near Valentines day that we hosted on Booktube. Well guys, the time has come and we are finally creating/hosting another readathon. Please welcome the Paranormal Picks Readathon!

All the Book Ideas!

Posted September 23, 2015 by Ely in Writing / 4 Comments
All the Book Ideas!

I mentioned in this post last month that I’d be sharing a bunch of my random book ideas and today that time has come! It was also inspired by this post by the lovely Emily of Loony Literate. When I say ‘random book ideas’ I mean it. These are really, really basic, mostly no plot, mostly no […]

Top Ten Books On Our Fall/Spring TBR

Posted September 22, 2015 by Ely in Top Ten Tuesday / 4 Comments
Top Ten Books On Our Fall/Spring TBR

  You may notice it says Fall/Spring in the tittle of this weeks Top Ten Tuesday and that is because my lovely butterflies for me (Michelle) it is spring as I live in Down-Underland and it’s fall for Ely currently in Home-of-the-Queen-Land. Not that any of this really matters I just wanted to let you […]

#RYBSAT Round 6 TBR’s

Posted September 21, 2015 by Michelle in readathon / 0 Comments
#RYBSAT Round 6 TBR’s

Sooo you may have heard of RYBSAT a few times before but if you haven’t , well aren’t you lucky to have me here to explain to you the wonders of RYBSAT.  RYBSAT stands for the Read your Bookshelf- a-thon and it is a week long readathon where you simply pick a spot on your […]

I’ll Give You The Sun – Double Giveaway

Posted September 20, 2015 by Michelle in Giveaways / 4 Comments

Hi everyone! As you can tell by the post title, today we have got a double giveaway for I’ll Give You the sun by Jandy Nelson. What’s a double giveaway? It means we’re giving away two copies of the book—one US hardcover and one UK paperback. The giveaway is only open to Australian residents, so […]

Why I Decided to Rebel for NaNoWriMo

Posted September 17, 2015 by Ely in Writing / 9 Comments
Why I Decided to Rebel for NaNoWriMo

I think it was in my August wrap-up that I talked about how I’d finally picked which of my novels I’d be writing for NaNoWriMo this year. Well now I’m here to tell you how I completely changed my mind. Here’s the thing. If you’ve seen my ‘Ely drowns in WIPs’ post then you’d know […]

Our Top Ten Female Protagonists

Posted September 15, 2015 by Ely in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 39 Comments
Our Top Ten Female Protagonists

Welcome to our latest Top Ten Tuesday post! This week is a freebie week, so we decided to talk about our top five female protagonists each since we all love a great female character and Ely and I both feel strongly about supporting women and being women and what not. Batgirl/Barbara Gordon from Batgirl For […]

My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga

Posted September 14, 2015 by Michelle in Reviews / 3 Comments
My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga

Title: My Heart and Other Black Holes Author: Jasmine Warga Genre: Contemorary, Y/A Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Release Date: February 19th 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 320 Blurb from Goodreads: Aysel and Roman are practically strangers, but they’ve been drawn into an unthinkable partnership. In a month’s time, they plan to commit suicide – together. Aysel […]

Sphere by Michael Crichton

Posted September 12, 2015 by Ely in Reviews / 0 Comments
Sphere by Michael Crichton

Title: Sphere Author: Michael Crichton Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: 1987 Format: Hardback Pages: 371 Source: Borrowed from cousin A group of American scientists are rushed to a huge vessel that has been discovered resting on the ocean floor in the middle of the South Pacific. What they find defines their imaginations […]