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2017 Awards Eligibility

With 2017 done, awards season is once again gearing up. To assist with the nominating process, I thought I’d share a list of works I’ve reviewed that are eligible. Ditmar Awards The Ditmars are Australia’s popularly-voted awards for SFF. Traditionally, they’re presented at NatCon. In 2018 that will be Swancon 43, held in Perth from […]

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Bout of Books #21

Round 21 of Bout of Books wrapped up on Sunday, so it’s time for me to check in with my progress! In my sign-up post, I mentioned my goal was to get through a minimum of three books. One of the books on my list, The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty, was over 500 […]

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Binti: The Night Masquerade by Nnedi Okorafor

Published: January 2018 by Tor.com Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Binti #3 Genres: Science fiction Source: NetGalley Available:Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Binti has returned to her […]

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Loose-leaf Links #53

Loose-leaf Links is a feature where I gather together the interesting bits and pieces on sci-fi, fantasy and romance I’ve come across and share them with you over tea. Today’s tea is Heavenly Earl Grey from Adore Tea. It’s a little lighter on the bergamot than some other Earl Greys, instead having a bit of […]

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2018 Reading Challenges

If you’ve been following me for even a short time, you probably know I’m a sucker for a reading challenge. Some of the ones in which I participate are seasonal or only run for a short time–such as the Bout of Books challenge which starts today. However, I usually sign up for a couple of […]

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Bout of Books #21 sign-up

I’m determined that 2018 is going to be the year I get Mt TBR back under control. No, really, you can stop laughing now. Fortunately for me, the 21st Bout of Books starts next week: The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week […]

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Mt TBR Report: December 2017 & Yearly Wrap-up

Happy New Year! I hope those of you celebrating had wonderful holidays. 2017 was a rough year for many, so I hope 2018 has been kind to you so far. I had a lovely break and was glad to spend some time with my family and friends. I also manged to get plenty of reading […]

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My Favourite Reads of 2017

With Christmas now just a couple of days away, Earl Grey Editing is shutting down for the year. I’ll be on holiday as of today until 3 January, making this my last post of 2017. Before I go, I thought I’d share my favourite reads from this year. These are not books that were necessarily […]

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Girl Reporter by Tansy Rayner Roberts

Published: December 2017 by The Book Smugglers Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Cookie Cutter Superhero-Verse #3 Genres: Science fiction, New Adult Source: Author Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2017 Available: Publisher (print and electronic) ~ Amazon Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. From […]

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My Favourite Photos of 2017

Last year was the first time I pulled together a collection of my favourite photos I’d taken over the year. I enjoyed it so much that I thought I’d try it again this year. However, I have to say that I don’t think my game is quite up to last year’s standards.   Earl Grey […]

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