Blog

Review of "Racing the Moon" on ReadPlus

Michelle Morgan - Friday, May 02, 2014


The recent review of Racing the Moon on the ReadPlus review blog really gets to the heart of what I was trying to achieve in the novel:

"Morgan's talent is for juxtaposing an idyllic Australian past with the kinds of dark secrets that are common to human nature across all eras."

At the end of the review, Deb Robins gives her overall assessment: "Racing the Moon is confronting Young Adult fiction and readers of any age will be captivated by Joe, who wins our admiration as a stoic and heroic figure."

You can read the full review at: http://www.readplus.com.au/blog_detail.php?id=4531




Trackback Link
http://www.michellejmorgan.com.au/BlogRetrieve.aspx?BlogID=5182&PostID=467474&A=Trackback
Trackbacks
Post has no trackbacks.

Recent Posts

Tags

Paperchain Manuka eBook mall tom keneally centre southern cross mabo day martin luther king, jr scbwi australia hnsa read3r'zrevu CBCA Children's Book Week festivals racing the moon children's book council of australia Muswellbrook Library playwrights retreat writers' festivals libraries Grafton Library scbwi goodreads griffin press Sydney Harbour Bridge bookshops 14 february 1966 literary lunch holidays allen & unwin chloe mauger nowra library Bookshop Bowral 12 curly questions children's book council of australia national conference gorman arts centre heart of australia good reading magazine tanika gupta Dymocks Brisbane jamberoo public school southern highlands writers' festival Mitchell Library just write for kids festival of dangerous ideas all the buzz about books australian literature jackie french iTunes MacLean's Booksellers australian federation of graduate women book cover design WritingNSW sydney opera house QBD luke johnson books readhowyouwant Dymock's Canberra australian standing orders spark award 2017 Books + Publishing believing author talks ReadPlus australian reading hour Australia Day national simultaneous storytime dymocks mETAphor indigenous literacy foundation decimal currency sophie masson sydney skylight books smsa library writing workshops children's / YA literature illustrators book tour Tamworth Country Music Festival Anniversary Day better read than dead ainslie + gorman arts centre children's book council of australia illawarra south coast telopea park school bookloons indie publishing booktopia sandy fussell school visits refugee week Waterstones middle grade fiction international children's book day 2014 historical novel society australasia flying through clouds reviews clancy tucker self-publishing book fairs highlife magazine gerringong historical society museum ulladulla library goodreads giveaway Gordon Library alexander mccall smith atyp authors eBook State Library of NSW eBooks.com canberra Abbey's Bookshop YA fiction Moss Vale Campus Library southern highland news bookstop[ Good Reading valentine's day indigenous literacy day lachlan philpott deb robins michelle morgan berkelouw books berkelouw book barn book depository reconciliation theatre sydney mechanics school of arts library ann harth combined book exhibit festival of golden words hans christian andersen bay of fires autumn revel copyediting St Paul's Primary School potts point bookshop ubud writers & readers festival blog tour buzz words captain tobias furneaux society of children's book writers and illustrators elaine ousten byron writers festival spark award older readers 2017 sir charles kingsford smith kids' book review act writers centre awards songs 19 March 1932 Spotlight On bushwalking teachers' notes arielle gamble amazon kindle barnes&noble refugees Port Macquarie Library NAIDOC week Broadbeach Library smashwords Historical Novel Society amazon tasmania Taree Library sally odgers interviews bologna children's book fair Reading Time playwriting di bates kobo coming-of-age fiction Magpies narrabundah college giveaway Woollahra Library nook book trailer Bowral Art Gallery book launch ubud, bali shoalhaven libraries seven mile beach Quirindi Library barbara braxton ANZAC Day Reader's Companion Armidale sharon mcguinness kate gordon fishpond too late for love romy sharp deep sky mother's day historical fiction Newcastle writers' festival lovereading4kids bill condon bookworld writing process blog hop griffin theatre frankfurt book fair author videos literary events playwriting festival Tamworth City Library goodbye frankie paperback elizabeth gilbert CBCA book of the year awards big book day out nsw writers' centre bradman museum Lismore Library teen fiction jump for jordan fran knight children's book council of australia NSW branch lyn linning kindle

Archive