Welcome to the first guest post I’m sharing with you for Wyrd and Wonder. When I decided to ask a few authors to write a guest post, way back in February/March, I knew right away I wanted to ask at least one Dutch author who has English books out as well. And for this I… Continue reading Guest Post | Dragons by Ursula Visser | #WyrdandWonder
I got this book about 2 years ago I think and even got it signed at the time but rarely made any time to read it. This sci-fi month I finally sat down for it and finished it in one sitting. I’m glad I finally read it. I enjoyed it, but afterwards I did realize there were some flaws to the whole.
A high fantasy book by a Dutch author? Yes please!
Sometimes things in your life make you pick up a book you otherwise would not have chosen. And sometimes they surprise you up to a point as was the case with this book.
Book: Het Stille Labyrint (De Verborgen Universiteit/ Untracable University 2) by Natalie Koch Release Date: September 25th 2012 Genre: Urban Fantasy Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Goodreads // Erfenis van Richard Grenville (book 1) Beware of possible spoilers for the first book. Dutch Synopsis In Het levende labyrint vermoedt Alexa dat er meer aan… Continue reading Book Review – Het Stille Labyrint
Book: Het Boek van Voorheen by Jen Minkman Release Date: April 29th 2016 Genre: Dystopia Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Goodreads Thanks to Jen Minkman for this review copy in exchange for an honest review. Dutch Synopsis De zestienjarige Leia woont al sinds haar tiende in het landhuis en leidt daar een geïsoleerd… Continue reading Book Review – Het Boek van Voorheen
Dutch is my native language, but over the years I’ve started reading more and more books in English. And for a while there I hardly read any books by Dutch authors. This year I’ve been trying to change that. I’m still not quite achieving my goal for this but I have found some Dutch authors… Continue reading Five Dutch Authors That Have Books Out in English
Book: De Erfenis van Richard Grenville (De Verborgen Universiteit 1/The Untraceable University 1) by Natalie Koch Original Release Date: 2011 Genre: Fantasy Reading Format: Hardcover Edition: Dutch, released by uitgeverij Q. * Rating: 4,5 out of 5 stars *At the moment this book is only out in Dutch.
Book: Hex by Thomas Olde Heuvelt Original Release Date: April 2013 Genre: Fantasy Thriller/Horror Reading Format: Paperback Edition: Dutch edition by Luitingh Sijthoff Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Goodreads (Dutch) / Goodreads (English) * * Currently this book is only out in Dutch. Next year this book will be published in English. Unfortunately this… Continue reading Book Review – Hex
Book: Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis Original Release Date: June 17th 2014 Genre: Fantasy Reading Format: Hardcover Edition: English edition published by Amulet Books. (Corinne Duyvis is a Dutch author who writes her books directly in English) Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Goodreads