Author: Anni

Merry Christmas 2014

Merry Christmas 2014

  The team here at Tea in the Treetops would like to wish you all a very happy and safe holiday season with your loved ones, and may there be a jólabókaflóð at your place*! *But not literally. Because no-one wants to be buried under their TBR pile, do they? If… Read more »

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Kids Corner: A Fairytale or Two

Kids Corner: A Fairytale or Two

So it’s a little late for last-minute Christmas gifts but if you need a present for the special little one in your life, here are a couple of ideas – fairytale retellings with a twist! A Bean, A Stalk and a Boy Named Jack by William Joyce Published October 2014… Read more »

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Review: Soulwoven, Jeff Seymour

Review: Soulwoven, Jeff Seymour

Soulwoven is a proper old-school high-fantasy, complete with dragons, swords and sorcery. Brothers Cole and Litnig each have strange dreams that lead them to an awful discovery. The heart dragon statue at the temple has been broken, the soulweavers guarding it butchered. If the other heart dragons are broken, the great… Read more »

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Review: Daughters of the Storm, Kim Wilkins

Review: Daughters of the Storm, Kim Wilkins

Bluebell, warrior and heir to the throne has been called back to the Royal city with her four sisters – their father, King Aelthric, has fallen ill, into a strange troubled coma. The five princesses set out on a secret journey to find a cure for this strange affliction. Meanwhile,… Read more »

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Review: Breeder, KB Hoyle

Review: Breeder, KB Hoyle

Breeder Seventeen is a genetically perfect young woman with one purpose: To help increase the human population by bearing “contributions” for the Unified World Order. She’s already carried one contribution, but something went wrong with her second pregnancy and she finds herself feeling more and more unhappy with her supposedly perfect… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #17: Christmas Cheer

Podcast Episode #17: Christmas Cheer

Welcome to the seventeenth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Angelya. In this episode we chat about the trends for YA in 2015, about some Aussie Christmas books for kids, as well as books that we have been reading. You can also hear Miss Maddie… Read more »

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Best of 2014 Giveaway

Best of 2014 Giveaway

  Welcome to everyone visiting as part of the Best of 2014 Giveaway Hop! This hop is kindly hosted by Bookhounds and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer. Head to those blogs to see the full list of participants, or see the linky at the end of this post…. Read more »

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Review: The Book of Days, KA Barker

Review: The Book of Days, KA Barker

Tuesday wakes up in the Unreality House with no memory of her past. She is given clothes and supplies to make her way in the world and told to forget about finding out about her previous life, but she’s desperate to find out who she might have been before ending… Read more »

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Aussie YA Bloggers Secret Santa 2014

I’m a member of several Goodreads groups, but the one I like to interact with the most is the Australian YA Bloggers and Readers group. It’s given us an extra opportunity to meet other Aussie bloggers and readers with similar tastes to ours. This year the lovely moderators have set up… Read more »

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Review: Captive, Aimée Carter

Review: Captive, Aimée Carter

In a future United States, the rich upper classes live in luxury while the underclasses suffer. Kitty has been Masked – her appearance surgically changed to look exactly like the Prime Minister’s niece, Lila Hart. She is living a life of luxury and comfort, but secretly helping the Blackcoats plan… Read more »

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