Book Review – Cage of Ghosts

Hey everyone,

I have a book review I wanted to share with all of you. From one of our newest distribution authors comes a new book Cage of Ghosts and with it a spectacular review from the weekend newspaper – The Sydney Morning Herald.

Here is just some of the review from the newspaper:

Jon Rhodes, a photographer who has spent a life producing exquisite images of our country with its Aboriginal people, images that have toured the major galleries for the past 30 years, has now made a book that is much more than an exhibition catalogue. Cage of Ghosts is a studious epitaph to the artifacts of Aboriginal life that we still have – the engravings, the carved trees, the ochre drawings hidden in caves and cliffs – and that have so far survived due to the fortunes of time, and the precarious collaborations of whites and blacks…

To read the rest of the review, head to – https://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/books/cage-of-ghosts-review-jon-rhodes-epitaph-to-artifacts-of-aboriginal-life-20180830-h14pxm.html

To get yourself a copy of this great book, click here.

Have a great day.

Until Next Time…

 

4WD Treks of the High Country

From the authors of Australia’s favourite bush camping and 4WD Guides at Boiling Billy Publications comes 4WD Treks of the High Country, which takes readers through twenty-six of the best four-wheel drive touring destinations in both the Victorian and New South Wales alpine region. Continue reading

Music Monday – Music

Hey guys,

It is officially freezing outside in Sydney now, freezing!

The school holidays are still happening here in NSW and for all you lucky parents trying to entertain their children, well good luck!

I have a different kind of Music Monday book I want to share with all of you today. Not a celebrity biography, or a tell all about a famous group, but rather a cute children book. Continue reading

2018 World Cup

Well folks it’s here again.

The 2018 World Cup starts today. From the 14th June until 15th July, soccer/football fanatics will be occupied with this once-in-a-four- year event. This year it is being held in Russia.

There isn’t a lot I know about soccer, but I do know that Aussies will be having a lot of late nights/early mornings for the next couple of weeks if they intend of keeping up with the World Cup.

What I do know is, that we have a great book for all of you soccer/football fanatics:

World Cup 2018 Book

Everything You Need to Know About the Soccer World Cup

Author: Stay, Shane

ISBN-13: 9781782551331

Publisher/Imprint: MEYER AND MEYER

Price: AUD 19.99

Here is a quick snippet about the book:

Which teams will be participating in the 2018 World Cup? Which are the up-and-coming players to watch out for? What will the coaches strategies be, or what will the games in Russia look like? Football enthusiasts don’t have to look further to find answers to these questions.
THE World Cup 2018 Book is a fun, informative guide to the football World Cup in Russia. The book provides all the information anyone would want to know about the World Cup, including in-depth detail about all 32 teams-the players, coaches, their histories, and strategies-and background information on each Russian stadium that will host a game, past World Cups, along with a look at FIFA (the organizing body of the World Cup). Not only will readers find information on the current teams and playing conditions, but they will also gain a bit of insight into the history of the World Cup.
Through detailed descriptions and fun anecdotes, author Shane Stay will make football fans feel as though they are there at the Cup. Experience the World Cup with THE World Cup 2018 Book and know all there is to know about the 2018 football World Cup!

A definite must have for all the soccer/football fanatics you know or may be yourself.

Grab your copy or a copy for a friend by clicking on the purchase link under the picture to take you to Booktopia or click on the title of the book and it will take you to our own purchase page.

I do know that there will be a lot of this during the 2018 World Cup:

Until Next Time…

Music Monday (on a Tuesday) – Bruce Springsteen

Hey everyone,

Here I was thinking that it was Monday but of course it’s Tuesday.

The long weekend relaxing has confused my brain. But I am still going to share with you a Music Monday book because something epic went down at the Tony awards.

Did you catch Bruce Springsteens preformance on the Tony Awards? If you missed it, go find it on youtube.

Bruce Springsteen Glory Days – 50 Years of Dreaming

By Various Authors

ISBN: 9781999705091

Published by Dannan Books

RRP: $27.99

For over forty years, Bruce Springsteen has been on top of the rock `n’ roll stage with 18 studio albums – from his debut Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J. to 2014’s High Hopes – his a life dedicated to music-making and committed songwriting

If you’re a Springsteen fan or want to know more about him after his epic performance on the Tony Awards which you can find right here – https://consequenceofsound.net/2018/06/bruce-springsteen-performs-my-hometown-at-the-tony-awards-watch/

Don’t forget, you can grab your copy online now.

Until Next Time…

Music Monday – Elvis

Morning Morning….

I hope you have all had a relaxing weekend.

Bringing you back to the 1950’s today for Music Monday with a wonderful photographic book on the year 1956 and Elvis Presley.

Title: Elvis 1956

Photographer: Alfred Wertheimer

Publisher: Omnibus Press

ISBN: 9781783050482

1956 was the year Elvis released his first record, made his first television appearance and started his movie career. It was the year he became a star. Taken during the year Elvis turned 21, Alfred Wertheimer’s photographs are a remarkable visual record of a defining time for rock ‘n’ roll’s most enduring figure. Includes photos of Elvis never before published. Features images of him in every aspect of his life – from performance and with the fans, to the recording studio and at home with his family

A great detailed look at the year in the life of Elvis, through the lense of a beloved photographer. Amazing pictures, detailed stories on the photos and why they were taken. Quotes from the great Elvis throughout.

A must have book for all Elvis lovers.

Get your copy now – https://www.woodslane.com.au/Book/9781783050482/Elvis-1956

Until Next Time…

Music Monday – The Who

Good afternoon folks,

Music Monday is once again here and this week I have a book for you about The Who.

Yep that’s right, The Who. I may not be old enough to have been around when they first appeared on the scene, but I do know good music when I hear it, and everyone raves about The Who. Continue reading