Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Marlo by Christopher Browne

    Happy Thursday!!!! There’s been so much glorious rain today I feel a little bit like Marlo swimming around the bathtub discovering new and amazing things ?.I’m busy unpacking new releases (including the new Oliver Jeffers book – Eep!!) for our late opening hours tonight. Alice and I will be here until 8.30 if you’d like …

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  • Storytime 16th Nov

    We were incredibly happy to see the marriage equality plebiscite pass today overwhelmingly in the favour of YES! Our goal when starting out the shop was to create a space where everyone is welcome and feels included and it’s exciting to think that our society is perhaps one small step closer to that as well. …

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  • Book Review – The Secret Science of Magic by Melissa Keil

    Melissa Keil’s The Secret Science of Magic is a unique and compelling twist on the typical romance novel. Shift away from the typical “quirky” star-crossed lover archetypes, Keil has created the kind of relatable and complex character that exist in real life, but rarely ever play a starring role in the media. Sophia is so …

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  • The Extremely Inconvenient Adventures of Bronte Mettlestone

    There aren’t enough positive descriptive words to clearly portray how much I adore The Extremely Inconvenient Adventures of Bronte Mettlestone by Aussie author Jaclyn Moriarty. Everything about this book is absolutely perfect! It’s filled with adventure, whimsy, mystery and wit, and written with such perfection it is impossible to put down. The characters are rich, …

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  • Stop Motion Video of Squishy Minnie

    A post shared by Squishy Minnie Bookstore (@squishyminnie) on Nov 12, 2017 at 12:20am PST Delightful Lucky created this cute little stop motion video to show how wonderful the shop is looking! It’s finally full and packed to the brim with beautiful books and cute little gifts and cards. The music in this clip is …

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