Photo by Johannes Plenio on Pexels.com Just wanted to share some useful links, the ABC has been focusing on trees as part of science week and since this blog has a distinct nature theme, thought others might find these interesting if they have not already seen them: Five memorable trees in books we love, from … Continue reading Trees and literature
The Autumn 2021 Eco Book Box will be available for order from early February, with dispatch no later than the 3rd of March. We have some pretty cool products planned for this box, including samples of a native relaxation tea I absolutely love and now use as part of my daily wind down routine from … Continue reading Autumn book box coming soon!
#BookSnapSunday is a weekly bookish Instagram meme hosted here at Gum trees and Galaxies.com, if you would like to join in please feel free to leave a link to your post in the comments below. All you have to do is post an image of a book. Happy reading! https://www.instagram.com/p/CCz2aJSgjA9/ Really loving Chris Flynn's Mammoth, … Continue reading Mammoth #BookSnapSunday
Just a bit late posting book snap this Sunday, busy day. I got the picture up on Instagram early but I have had to wait until now to get it onto the blog. Book Snap Sunday is the one regular post that I kind of stick to, it at least gives me a tiny amount … Continue reading Pine #BookSnapSunday
https://www.instagram.com/p/B-BSQYlp1jG/ Bit frustrated this morning; went out to get a coffee and go to the dog park to take this weeks BookSnap but forgot my phone, some days I don't think I am actually fully awake until the second cup of coffee. Anyhow thought I would grab Daniel Defoe's Journal of the Plague Year from … Continue reading Is this becoming my Journal of a Plague Year – #BookSnapSunday
The only thing it is okay to hoard is BOOKS! Just saying, if you want to do something really helpful and you have a fetish for paper products, try your local favourite bookshop and stock up on reading material for the plague apocalypse. I know the only thing I fear running out of is reading … Continue reading A paper product you can hoard.
https://www.instagram.com/p/B3QizaXAIY6/ This week's book snap is Tyson Yunkaporta's remarkable Sand Talk, just started reading, so far finding it fascinating, definitely very original. Off exploring at the moment, watch for post to come. As always if you would like to join me in #BookSnapSunday , Please feel free and leave me a comment with a link … Continue reading #BookSnapSunday
https://www.instagram.com/p/B12aNQsg8Z9/ Not a great photo this week, it was done in a bit of a hurry but at least I got it done. The book is an interesting look at how the internet is impacting on how we think. I noticed it on Barack Obama's summer reading list and since a copy was sitting in … Continue reading #booksnapsunday
https://www.instagram.com/p/B1kY-C0gzQ1/ Just home from a weekend out bush at the Gordon Country retreat in Goomburra valley, for the 2019 teardrop get together, so what is a group of teardrops called? A puddle. More on the puddle to come. https://www.instagram.com/p/B1kpNxXgf6F/ if you would like to join in #booksnapsunday leave me a link in the comments, happy … Continue reading #BooksnapSunday an Instagram book photo meme
https://www.instagram.com/p/B1Su5t7ACZL/ Book, coffee and blueberries in the park, just keeping up with my Book snap Sunday plans, this week a book I have been dying to start, Melissa Lucashenko's Miles Franklin winner; Too Much Lip, I have only read the first chapter but I am loving it so far. I have been feeling bogged down … Continue reading #Book snap Sunday