Australia Day Book Giveaway Blog Hop!

To celebrate Australia Day and Australian books and authors, Shelleyrae of Book’d Out has organised the third annual Australia Day Giveaway Blog Hop. Australian book bloggers are invited to participate each year, to host a giveaway of an Aussie book.

This is my first time participating in this particular blog hop, and I’m very […]

Around the World in 12 Books Challenge: December Round-up & Challenge Winner

The final round-up of book reviews for 2014’s Around the World reading challenge shows a gallop to the finish line, especially by Aloi of Guiltless Reading who linked up an impressive 23 reviews! Congratulations to everyone for participating and achieving your goals! Previous round-ups can be found here:

January February March April May June/July […]

Catching Fire Movie Pass Giveaway!!

Thanks to the wonderful people over at Scholastic Australia, I have a DOUBLE PASS to the new movie Catching Fire to give away!

Having seen the movie myself recently, I can honestly say it is excellent, and I enjoyed it even more than the first movie, and even more than the book! (*gasp*!)


Giveaway Winners

I have three giveaway winners to announce today!

The winner of a copy of Adé: A Love Story by Rebecca Walker is

Debbie Rodgers @ ExUrbanis

The Australian winner of my Celebrating 1000 Reviews giveaway is

Angelya @ The Oaken Bookcase and Tea in the Treetops (and congratulations on the impending new […]

Unravelled Giveaway Winner

Courtesy of the publisher and France Book Tours, I had an electronic copy of MK Tod’s Unravelled to give away.

The winner of this giveaway is Rhonda!


Celebrating 1000 Reviews with a Giveaway!


1000 books reviewed on Giraffe Days!!

I’m pretty excited about this achievement and I want to celebrate – which in my book means sharing the love! Therefore … it’s GIVEAWAY time!!!


In Falling Snow Giveaway Winner!

Thanks to the generosity of the publisher, Penguin Books USA, I had a copy of In Falling Snow by Mary-Rose MacColl, to give away to one lucky reader in the United States. The giveaway ended yesterday and today I have a winner to announce, thanks to

The winner of a copy of In […]

The Bones of Paris Giveaway Winners!

Thanks to the publisher, Bantam, and France Book Tours, I hosted a giveaway for five brand-spanking new copies of The Bones of Paris by Laurie R King to readers in the United States, and one copy of the ARC to a reader in Canada. I’m a wee bit late in posting this and notifying […]