The Whale’s Tale – Edwina Harvey

The Whale’s Tale by Edwina Harvey Published by Peggy Bright Book on January 1st 1970 Pages: 230 Goodreads In a future where whales and dolphins can communicate with humans, and where the Whale Nation has brought space travel back from the brink of extinction, humpback whales tour the galaxy in massive spaceships called “The Whaling […]

Black Marks – Pete Aldin

Black Marks – Pete Aldin

Black Marks by Pete Aldin on April 1st 2017 Genres: Fantasy Pages: 302 Goodreads Jake Brennan thought Detroit could hide him. He thought a werewolf’s sins could be erased. Now Jake’s kind deeds have drawn the attention of his enemies. And he’ll need to embrace his dark side to save the woman he loves. If […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link will not be […]

The Family with Two Front Doors – Anna Ciddor

by Anna Ciddor Published by Allen & Unwin This is the story of Anna Ciddor’s grandmother and great aunts, uncles and grandparents. While there are ideas that are problematic to our sensitivities in the current day it does give a good insight into a Jewish family Poland in the 1920s. I’ve not mentioned they were Orthodox as they all […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

by George Johnston, Tim Bowden Published by Allen & Unwin, Collins Fontana Books My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at […]

Cooper’s Creek – adapted by Gail Holst

by Alan Moorehead, Gail Holst Published by Thomas Nelson Australia Pty Ltd This is a very abridged version of the Burke and Wills exploration story. Their goal was to go north from Melbourne to explore the country and find the Gulf of Carpentaria a distance of about 3,250 km. This was in 1860 when the middle of […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

by Don Watson, Walter Jona My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that […]

Rare Unsigned Copy – Simon Petrie

by Simon Petrie Published by Peggy Bright Books My lovely little plugin has given you the synopsis which isn’t too bad for a description of the contents of this little tome. I bought this some time ago wanting to support the author, I’d known of him for some time but this is the first time […]

Randomly Shelves or Something

by Isaac Asimov My brilliantly aptly named new series continues. Where I randomly select two books from my shelves and attempt to find a link. I do not promise it will be a good link, only that it will be a link. It might be anything at all. One thing I do promise is that the link […]

Enough Rope 3 – Andrew Denton

Enough Rope 3 by Andrew Denton Published by ABC Books – AU on November 1st 2005 Pages: 352 Goodreads When he first started Enough Rope, Andrew Denton expressed the fear that he would wake up and see ‘the yawning gap where his career used to be’. Now into its third year, Enough Rope is a […]