Podcast Episode #11: Book Clubs and Carnevale

August 7, 2014 Podcast 0



Welcome to the 11th episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya.

In this episode, we give some suggestions for things to consider when starting or joining a book club, we jointly review Masquerade by Kylie Fornasier and also do mini-reviews for All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr and The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion. We also talk about what we’ve been reading and what we are reading to our kids.

We hope you enjoy listening and we would love to hear your feedback – anything you would like us to talk about in particular? Just let us know!

You can listen to past episodes of the podcast, as well as the various ways to subscribe on the main podcast page.

Our title music is titled Sea of Dreams and has been used with the kind permission of the composer, Bart Stoop. You can hear more of Bart’s beautiful music at facebook.com/BartStoop.


Brisbane Writers Festival – 3-7 September 2014 – bwf.org.au

Love YA Festival – 12pm-5pm Saturday September 6 at the Brisbane Square Library. Call the library to book your place.

Philippa’s post about Introducing Chapter Books to your 3-4 year old.

DISCUSSION TOPIC: Tips For Setting Up a Book Club

Our joint mini-reviews:

The Don Tillman Series by Graeme Simsion
Book 1: The Rosie Project

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr




Masquerade by Kylie Fornasier

If I Stay series (Dutton Juvenile) by Gayle Forman
Book 2: Where She Went

Throne of Glass Series (Bloomsbury) by Sarah J Maas
Book 3: Heir of Fire  – coming out September 2014

Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon
Book 1: Outlander

The Ghost House Saga (Harlequin Teen Australia) by Alexandra Adornetto
Book 1: Ghost House – coming out August 2014

The Lone City Series (HarperTEEN) by Amy Ewing
Book 1: The Jewel  – coming out September 2014

Untitled Series (Greenwillow) by Elissa Sussman
Book 1: Straycoming out September 2014

Awaken trilogy (HMH Books for Young Readers) by Katie Kacvinsky
Book 3: Still Point – coming out September 2014

Afterworlds (Penguin Australia/Simon Schuster US) by Scott Westerfeld – coming out September 2014

Faraway Tree Adventure Series by Enid Blyton
Book 1: The Enchanted Wood


Traitor’s Blade by Sebastian de Castell

The Rephraim series by Paula Weston
Book 3: Shimmer

Fool’s Assassin by Robin Hobb

Half a King by Joe Abercrombie

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

Email | Goodreads | Amazon.com | Twitter | Instagram Philippa lives in Brisbane, Australia with her partner and two daughters. She is an avid reader and reviewer of Young Adult literature as well as being a student midwife, closet geek, procrastibaker and coffee addict.

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