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What I Read – December 2020

January 1, 2021

Happy New Year! I can hardly believe it’s the first day of 2021. As predicted, my son working in a book shop has been dangerous! Although it was also amazing to be able to give him a list of books for Christmas gifts so he could do shopping for me, …

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What I Read – November 2020

December 1, 2020

November has been and gone, only one month left of 2020. I made some great progress on my To Be Read pile, reading books that I won through Booktober Fest from Imani the Author, books my nephew leant me, and more. My older son got a job in a book …

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12 Days of Christmas 2020

December 1, 2020

Did you know, the 12 Days of Christmas are between December 25 and January 5? I learned this a couple of years ago after spending years thinking it was the first 12 days of December!! For fun, I’ve decided to help us all kickstart our creativity with a 12 Days …

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What I’ve Read – October 2020

November 1, 2020

We are getting settled in our new house and most of my books are unpacked. There is something about having bookshelves bursting with books that makes a house a home. October was a very exciting month as I published an amazing anthology by young Australian authors called Something Funny Happened on …

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What I’ve Read – September 2020

October 1, 2020

Moving house and reading books don’t mix. Most of my spare time during September was taken up with packing up our house, including all my books, and organising our move. We are now in our new house and still have a lot of boxes to unpack, but I am hoping …

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Reviewing older books

September 11, 2020

I review books over on my Read for Fun blog. Many of the reviews are new releases that have been sent to me as part of blog tours or from publishers looking for reviews for their books. However, I also review books that aren’t new releases. These books could be …

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About Melissa

Melissa Gijsbers started writing when she was in High School during the 1990s, even winning some awards for a short story and a script. For many years, life got in the way of creative writing, however she did start blogging around 2006.

She currently lives in Melbourne, Australia with her two sons and a pet blue tongue lizard.

Melissa Gijsbers, Author, Speaker & Booklover
Melissa Gijsbers - Author, Speaker & Booklover