Search results for tag: Nikki Gemmell

An adventurous romp awaits those who dare – Nikki Gemmell chats to Booktopia TV about her latest book in The Caddy Kids Series: The Luna Laboratorium

Caddy kids Kick, Bert, Scruff and Pin are back for another adventurous romp in The Luna Laboritorium! Bestselling Australian author Nikki Gemmell is back with her third book in The Caddy Kids series, and what a thrill it is. With outback misadventures, secret tunnels, curious caretakers, strange letters and grotesque villains, no reader – whether young or young at heart – will be ab... Read more

by | October 30, 2015

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Nikki Gemmell tells us about her new book The Kensington Reptilarium

Nikki Gemmell has a beautiful new book out called The Kensington Reptilarium, a novel for kids about family, love and loyalty. Nikki visited Booktopia recently to tell us a little more about her latest offering… The Kensington Reptilarium by N.J. Gemmell The Caddy kids are home alone and they’re having the best time ever. Until a stranger arrives with news . . . This is the story of... Read more

by | November 14, 2013

Nikki Gemmell, author of I Take You, visits Booktopia

Last week Booktopia was lucky enough to have Nikki Gemmell in to chat about her latest novel I Take You and sign some copies for lucky customers. I Take You completes the trilogy of books that began with the worldwide bestseller The Bride Stripped Bare. We also filmed a short video with Nikki, with our own John Purcell trying to think of an idea for the video and Nikki…..well… Read more

by | May 29, 2013

Countdown to Australia’s Favourite Novelist: 50-41 as voted by you

Booktopia would like to give a massive thanks again to everyone who has voted in to decide who is Australia’s Favourite Novelist. Without you we wouldn’t be able to have this celebration of outstanding Aussie Writers. The votes have been counted and we have our top 50, and it’s a wonderful list full of surprises. It reflects the diversity and vibrancy of Australian Literature ... Read more

by | January 21, 2013

My top books for 2011 by Toni Whitmont

What I do get to do however, is to sample a LOT of books, and I get to fall in love with a few. And the few that take me to a different place, more than make up for the rest of the 450 on that list that made me want to go out and re-plant the trees. So here they are, my top picks for 2011, for those of you for whom Morrissey and Reilly just don't cut it. Read more

by | November 25, 2011

Mini Review: With My Body by Nikki Gemmell (Review by Toni Whitmont)

In 2003, Nikki Gemmell created waves when The Bride Stripped Bare became a literary sensation with its raw unflinching depiction of female sexuality. Now she returns with another tour de force addressing the questions of what is intimacy and whether it is ever really possible to know another person. It is at once a manifesto of married mothers everywhere and a highly personal story of one woman... Read more

by | October 4, 2011

It’s Not Pornography, It’s Erotica. There is a Difference, You Know, and Women Are Leading the Way

Apparently, some women like sex. They like the idea of it. They like having it. They even do ‘it’ as often as they can. I know! Imagine that? Did you know that some women think about sex all the time? It’s true. You just don’t see them having sex everywhere because, well, some people frown upon such exhibitionism. They have even enacted laws preventing such things. But t... Read more

by | September 23, 2011