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Great Australian Beer Yarns edited by Peter Lalor

This book came as part of a box set of books. I won them in an auction raising money for a good cause. It...

Book Review: Thunder Point by Colin Holmes

…reviewed for Blackthorn Book Tours About Thunder Road When an Army Air Force Major vanishes from his Top Secret job at the Fort Worth airbase in...

Stoner by John Williams

I feel I must have bought this novel when I was at uni. Something I do at odd times is haunt bookshops and the...

Tron by Brian Daley

This is the novelisation of the Screenplay written by Steven Lisberger. The movie was first released in 1982. I’m not sure why I haven’t...

Book Review ‘If I were you: a psychologist puts himself on the couch’ by Peter Quarry

Curious to make sense of your life? Want to understand who you are and why you're here? Need to make peace with the past and...

My weekend

I don’t have a book to write about so I’m going to talk about my weekend. There is relevance to books. It was really...

Movemind by Robert New

Dear Robert, I don’t remember you but I know where I met you. You had a table at Continuum 15 in 2015. I know this...

Huge Book Tour Praise for Gothic Thriller The Cabin Sessions

Sometimes, you feel so excited you want to shout from the rooftops. Today is one of those times. Two stunning reviews of my gothic...

The Yield by Tara June Winch

I was so disappointed by my previous book, the one that shall not be named, that it was a relief to open this book...

Around the traps Part Local

I’ve found myself without a book to write about. It’s entirely my own fault. I could write negative reviews, but I really don’t want...
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Mick Pacholli

Mick created TAGG - The Alternative Gig Guide in 1979 with Helmut Katterl, the world's first real Street Magazine. He had been involved with his fathers publishing business, Toorak Times and associated publications since 1972.  Mick was also involved in Melbourne's music scene for a number of years opening venues, discovering and managing bands and providing information and support for the industry. Mick has also created a number of local festivals and is involved in not for profit and supporting local charities.