One of the things I did last year was reread more. Obviously I also read more. However I just gave more time to rereading than I had in previous years and I think that is an accomplishment on my part. You see, I want to reread favorites. I just rarely make time for it. I… Continue reading Books I Want to Reread This Year
If you are very involved in the book community you will have often seen that the US and the UK can have very differing covers. So often we talk about what we find the prettiest cover. Even Australia pops into these from now and then. The battle of the covers. But when books are translated… Continue reading From US or UK Cover to Dutch Cover
Back in September I shared with you some end papers to some of my books. I took a lot of pictures of end papers that I didn’t show in that post. While at the moment I am not sure I am going to show all the pictures in different posts like these next year I… Continue reading Looking on the Inside – Part 2 – Classics and Special Editions End Papers
And here we are with the last discussion post. I’m very thankful to those that participated along, even if it was for a short while or if you didn’t comment. I especially want to thank La La in the Library and Jackie B from Death by Tsondoku for their enthusiasm! I enjoyed doing it this… Continue reading #15yearsbartimaeus – The Amulet of Samarkand Graphic Novel Discussion
I will be the first to admit that when it comes down to sci-fi subgenres, I’m a bit of a noob. I have read some, like dystopian, but I certainly couldn’t name you a whole lot of books in other genres. So as I was researching what I wanted to do for sci-fi month I… Continue reading What is Biopunk?
As I was laying in bed one night I was thinking of Halloween and ended up putting on an older tv movie of The Hound of the Baskervilles. Most of you will probably know that this is a Sherlock Holmes book by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It takes place outside of London at Devon moorland.… Continue reading The Hound of the Baskervilles – From Nightmares to Favorite
It is October 12th and you know what that means… It is my birthday! I am officially 31 years old. Time for cake! Friday is always a bit of a weird day to have a birthday it feels. Weekend is just around the corner. But everyone is at work so you can’t really celebrate. On… Continue reading How Well Does Goodreads Know Me?