Bout of Books 14

  You know that I’m a sucker for reading challenges (it’s because I need all the help I can get with Mt TBR!). So I was disappointed to discover Bout of Books just a little too late to join their 13th round in May. Luckily for me, the challenge is run three times a year! […]

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Mt TBR report: July 2015

I’m going to have to start reading more paper books, just so I can have something to photograph! I acquired a few books this month but am very pleased that Mt TBR has not really grown. Mt TBR status Mt TBR @ 1 January 2015: 202 Mt TBR @ 30 June 2015: 215 Mt TBR […]

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Aurora: Centralis by Amanda Bridgeman

Published: March 2015 by Momentum Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Aurora #4 Genres: Science fiction, space opera Source: NetGalley Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015 Available: Momentum ~ Amazon ~ Kobo Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This review contains spoilers for previous books. After the dramatic events of the past few […]

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Changing Times

I’m very much a creature of habit. As I have mentioned before, I like to make plans and I’m usually good about sticking to them. Almost from the very beginning, blog posts have gone up here at Earl Grey Editing on Tuesdays and Thursdays (Australian time) like clockwork. But sometimes things need to change. Recently, […]

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Loose-leaf Links for July

Loose-leaf Links is a feature where I gather together the interesting bits and pieces I’ve come across in the last month and share them with you over tea. Unsurprisingly, Earl Grey is my favourite kind of tea. This little tin of Whittard Earl Grey comes all the way from England as a souvenir. Follow Up […]

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Review: Rat Queens Vol. 1: Sass and Sorcery by Kurtis Wiebe & Roc Upchurch

Published: March 2014 by Image Comics Format reviewed: Paperback, 128 pages Series: Rat Queens Genres: Graphic novel, fantasy Source: Borrowed from the library Available: Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ ComiXology ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Who are the Rat Queens? A pack of booze-guzzling, death-dealing battle maidens-for-hire, and they’re in the business of killing all god’s creatures for profit. […]

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Brewing Community with Helen Stubbs

Brewing Community is a series of guest posts in which readers, writers, artists and fans are invited to share their experiences of community. Whether online or in person, these groups bring a great deal of support and sometimes stress to their members. The aim of this series is to share the joy and find ways […]

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Review: Dark Rebel by Becca Lusher

Published: March 2015 Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Tales of the Aekhartain (Dark Rebellion #1) Genres: Historical fantasy Source: Smashwords Available: Amazon ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Disclaimer: The author is a friend. I have done my best to give an unbiased review. A shadow lies over the marshes of Dumnonia. A man moves in the darkness. He is a […]

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Brewing Community with Ian McHugh

Brewing Community is a series of guest posts in which readers, writers, artists and fans are invited to share their experiences of community. Whether online or in person, these groups bring a great deal of support and sometimes stress to their members. The aim of this series is to share the joy and find ways […]

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Review – Aurora: Meridian by Amanda Bridgeman

Published: September 2014 by Momentum Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: Aurora #3 Genres: Science fiction, space opera Source: Amazon Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2015 Available:Momentum ~ Amazon ~ Kobo Disclaimer: This review may contain spoilers for previous books. Captain Saul Harris has found himself at a crossroads. Haunted by dreams of the dead, […]

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