Book Haul: July

Book Haul: July

It’s safe to say that my summer plans for this blog (that is, get back on track when it comes to reviews), failed miserably. Yeah, work, reading and laziness kind of got in the way (as it usually does) :/. But on a much happier note…..I have bought books this month! :D Let’s take a look, … Continue reading

Mini Reviews: Summery Contemporaries X3

Mini Reviews: Summery Contemporaries X3

♦♦♦♦♦♦ Title: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight Author: Jennifer E. Smith Publication Date: January 1st 2011 Length: 236 pages (Hardcover) Synopsis from Goodreads: Who would have guessed that four minutes could change everything? Today should be one of the worst days of seventeen-year-old Hadley Sullivan’s life. Having missed her flight, she’s stuck at JFK … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: June

Five Favourites of the Month: June

Five Favourites of May: 5. Walking on Sunshine Admittedly, this movie isn’t the best in the world. Actually, in some ways….it kind of sucked. BUT, since I watched it for free on a club night at the cinema with one of my best friends on a day that would have otherwise been really bad, it … Continue reading

Reading Update: June

Reading Update: June

Hey guys :) The first month of the summer is over, and it’s once again time for another update on what I’ve been reading these past 30 days. :) Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3352 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 3 Favourite Covers: Since You’ve Been Gone Wonder Struck Jellicoe Road 3 … Continue reading

Review: Winger

Review: Winger

Title: Winger Author: Andrew Smith Published: May 14th 2013 Pages: 439 (Hardcover) Series: Winger #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: Ryan Dean West is a fourteen-year-old junior at a boarding school for rich kids. He’s living in Opportunity Hall, the dorm for troublemakers, and rooming with the biggest bully on the rugby team. And he’s madly in love with his … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: May

Five Favourites of the Month: May

Five Favourites of May: 5. Rediscovered Agnes Obel A few years ago, I used to listen to this amazing Danish singer called Agnes Obel, and this month, I started doing it again. Her music is really nice and calming, and it was exactly what I needed these past weeks. :) 4. Rediscovered The Mentalist The Mentalist, as … Continue reading

Reading Update: May

Reading Update: May

Is it just me, or was May an unusually long month? That’s what it felt like, anyway, but it didn’t particularly show in my reading…. Novels: 6 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 2034 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 0 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 5 3 Favourite Covers: Rebel Belle To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before Eon 3 Favourite Books: … Continue reading

Beautiful Covers and Indecision

Beautiful Covers and Indecision

I’m pretty sure that all of you are well aquainted with the fact that there are some pretty darn lovely book covers in the world. This in itself isn’t a problem (no problem at all)…until you have to choose one out of many different, but equally gorgeous, editions. *Le sigh* For a while now, I’ve been … Continue reading

My Bookish 10: Top 10 Pets

My Bookish 10: Top 10 Pets

Hi :) If you remember, back in November, I said I was going to start doing top 10 lists whenever I felt like doing something a bit more quick and fun. Yeah, it was quite a while since I actually did that, but anyway, here we go: (Oh, and they’re actually in order this time!) … Continue reading

Bookshelf Tour + Recommendations Part 2

Bookshelf Tour + Recommendations Part 2

Bookshel nr. 2…. …and 3 Welcome to the second part of my bookshelf tour/recommendations-thingy (you can find the first part here). :) I hope you enjoyed it, because I had a lot of fun making it :). But yeah, let’s get straight to it.  ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ Percy Jackson and the Olympians + The Heroes of Olympus by … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: April

Five Favourites of the Month: April

Five Favourites of April: 5. Reading on the balcony Spring, man. Warmth. Birds singing. That wonderfully fresh air. Lighter clothes. Reading on the balcony Yes, I like this season very much indeed. :) 4. The Knife of Never Letting Go audiobook So, as you should know by now, I LOVE the Chaos Walking-trilogy by Patrick … Continue reading

Reading Update: April

Reading Update: April

Hi there :) April is now long gone, and May is upon us, bringing warmth and feelings of summer along with it. Oh, but  since you’re here…on my book blog, I guess you don’t want a weather report, but to find out which books I read this month, so let’s just get on with it. … Continue reading

Mini Reviews: 2013 Clean-Up

Mini Reviews: 2013 Clean-Up

Hi guys :) It has been 2014 for nearly four months now (still think it’s 2012), and I still have a couple of books left from 2013 that I have yet to review. This fact has really been bothering me lately, since I don’t feel like I can fully move on until I have done so, … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: March

Five Favourites of the Month: March

I know I’m a couple of days late, but anyway, here it is… Five Favourites of the Month: 5. The Scorpio Races First of all, this month, I’ve been listening to the audiobook of The Scorpio Races, and man, it sure reminded me of how gorgeous this book is! The voices are perfect, and I … Continue reading

Reading Update: March

Reading Update: March

Hi there :) I am, as you might guess, back from Mexico (and back to school), and as I hoped, I got the chance to read some very lovely books while I was away. :) And since there’s no need to beat around the bush, let’s take a look. :)   Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: … Continue reading

Review: Angelfall

Review: Angelfall

Title: Angelfall Author: Susan Ee Published: August 28th 2012 Pages: 283 (Paperback) Series: Penryn and the End of Days #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: It’s been six weeks since angels of the apocalypse descended to demolish the modern world. Street gangs rule the day while fear and superstition rule the night. When warrior angels fly away with … Continue reading