How time flies! 25 days ago, we welcomed into the world our baby girl. What a whirlwind it has been since her arrival; lots of sleepless nights (as expected!) but also plenty of milk drunk cuddles and cheeky smiles. I haven't picked up a book or written any reviews in the past few weeks, but… Continue reading Baby and reading update
So it's been some time since I chatted about anything but books on my blog, and even that has been rather sparse! Though I have been reading a steady stream of books, I have only reviewed a small portion of them. With my pregnancy progressing well and an inevitable 'blog hiatus' on the horizon I… Continue reading Pregnancy Update and Hand Typed Bookmark Giveaway (ends Sep 21st)
The lovely people at Harlequin Teen offered a print copy to a follower of The Australian Bookshelf. The winner has been drawn via random.org The winner is: Kim M Congratulations! The winner has been contacted via email and has 72 hours to respond. Thank you for everyone that entered and participated in the Banish Blog… Continue reading Winner of Banish Giveaway
Just over a week ago the lovely Elisabeth Storrs stopped by to chat about her new book, The Golden Dice. She kindly offered an ebook to giveaway to commenters. I have drawn the winner via random.org The winner is: Teresa Bauer Congratulations! The winner has been contacted via email. Thank you to those who entered… Continue reading Winner of The Golden Dice ebook giveaway
Last week I offered up a bunch of bookmarks I collected while away in Europe last month to Australian followers. The winner has been drawn via random.org. The winner is: Melissa Tosh Congratulations! The winner has been contacted via email and has 72 hours to respond. Thank you for everyone who entered and shared their… Continue reading Who’s won the European bookmark giveaway?
A couple of weeks ago, Australian author Shona Husk stopped by The Australian Bookshelf to answer some questions about her latest novel, The Outcast Prince. She also generously offered one print copy for an international giveaway. I have drawn the winner randomly (random.org) from the commenters on that post. The winner is: Van P Congratulations!… Continue reading Winner of The Outcast Prince Giveaway
These past few weeks I have been organising, sorting and printing photos from my wedding and honeymoon… it’s a big job! But as promised I’m going to share some photos that highlight our 5 week trip to Europe during May and June. There’s also a giveaway at the end of the post so be sure… Continue reading Travel Photos and Bookmark Giveaway (AU only)
During February, Romance at Random (Random House) offered a historical romance ebook pack to giveaway to one of my followers. The three books in the giveaway were: The Winner is: Mish from Australia Congratulations! The winner was drawn via random.org and has been contacted via email.
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, Romance at Random (Random House) are kicking off the month with a historical romance giveaway pack for those that follow my blog. ONE winner will receive a copy of each of these THREE romance ebooks: (Click on the title to read reviews @ Goodreads) The Notorious Lady Anne… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Giveaway from Romance at Random
The first Book Giveaway Blog Hop for Australia Day has been and gone and it was a lot of fun. I really enjoyed visiting all the Aussie book and author blogs participating in the hop and entering some fantastic giveaways. The winner of my giveaway for a choice of a book by an Australian author… Continue reading Winner of the Australia Day Book Giveaway Blog Hop and Pamela Cook’s Blackwattle Lake