Tag Archive: Melina Marchetta

What I read in July

  I was off from work for 3 weeks in July which meant I got lots of reading done! 4 YA books and 2  by people of colour. I would say that the… Continue reading

I present my house goddesses

This was meant to be a list of authors I want new books from. Authors whose books I buy without question or camp outside the bookstore for midnight release (if I did that… Continue reading

Looking for Alibrandi – Melina Marchetta

  For as long as Josephine Alibrandi can remember, it’s just been her, her mom, and her grandmother. Now it’s her final year at a wealthy Catholic high school. The nuns couldn’t be… Continue reading

Saving Francesca – Melina Marchetta

Melina Marchetta is one of my all time favorites. In some mysterious way she manages to write stories which, at a glance, sound mundane and ordinary but are far from it. They way… Continue reading

Jellicoe Road – Melina Marchetta

This is one of those books that I´ve been meaning to read for ages and now that I finally have my first thought is to wonder why the hell I didn´t read it… Continue reading