What You Need to Know About Medevac (First Piece)

What You Need to Know About Medevac (First Piece)

You may have heard in the news (or maybe not) that the coalition wants to repeal the ‘Medevac bill’. It was reported that last month (25thJuly), the ‘motion to repeal the bill passed the House of Representatives’. The Home Affairs Minister claims that the bill will...
The Lebs (Michael Mohammed Ahmad) Review

The Lebs (Michael Mohammed Ahmad) Review

*This post contains affiliate links* How I came by the book I bought the critically acclaimed book by Michael Mohammed Ahmad from Better Read than Dead, my favourite bookshop in Sydney. It was in their staff picks. I did not regret the purchase. Readability The novel...
The Penelopiad (Margaret Atwood) review

The Penelopiad (Margaret Atwood) review

*This post contains affiliate links* How I came by the book I’m a late reader of Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad, picking it up some 14 years after it was written. It wasn’t exactly my choice of a first read of her work. My sister bought the book and left it hanging...
The Seamstress’ Daughter (Joumana Haddad) Review

The Seamstress’ Daughter (Joumana Haddad) Review

How I came by the book I bought this book from Antoine Library in Beirut at the end of 2018, while I was visiting Lebanon for three weeks. I’ve been wanting to read Arabic books, so I thought I’d buy a few books by contemporary women authors. Joumana’s book was one of...
City of Girls (Elizabeth Gilbert) Review

City of Girls (Elizabeth Gilbert) Review

*This post contains affiliate links* How I came by the book I bought City of Girls from a bookshop in Canberra, while I was up there for a relative’s pre-wedding event. I’d been aware that the book was coming out because I follow Elizabeth Gilbert on Instagram. Marie...