Our School System is BROKEN!

Sitting at home Sunday night I was extremely surprised when a subject close to my heart appeared on 60 Minutes (Channel 9) – “Can Do Better.” It’s only 15 minutes long and worth every minute. To summarise Channel 9: – The Australian education system is declining. – Our global rankings in maths, reading and science […]

Why I love reading YA

After a marathon reading session over my Christmas holidays (more than 10 YA tombs in less than 3 busy weeks!) I found a few ideas percolating about why I love reading YA (young adult fiction) so much, and even more, what I get from it. The first and most obvious answer is entertainment. Which then […]