Tag: The Book GIF Tag

Tag: The Book GIF Tag

A couple of days ago, I was tagged by Beate (who is a swedish blogger, so if you don’t know any swedish, sucks to be you) to do a tag called “The Book GIF Tag”, and since I’ve never been officially tagged by anyone before, I’m really excited, so thank you lots! :) The Book GIF Tag … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: September

Five Favourites of the Month: September

Better late than never, right? Five Favourites of September: 5.  Butter Beer and Who-Mug My friend and I tried making Butter Beer, and it was super tasty! Also, bonus points for using my Doctor Who-mug for the first time. ;) 4. The Maze Runner Movie I wasn’t a huge fan of the book when I … Continue reading

Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Title: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz Published:  February 21st 2012 Pages: 359 (Hardcover) Date read: August 08, 2014 Synopsis from Goodreads: A lyrical novel about family and friendship from critically acclaimed author Benjamin Alire Sáenz. Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all … Continue reading

Reading Update: September

Reading Update: September

Novels: 10 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3308 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 3 Favourite Covers: The Well of Ascension The Pirate’s Wish The Unbound 3 Favourite Books: The Well of Ascension Openly Straight The Unbound 3 Favourite Characters: Vin (Mistborn) Cassie (The 5th Wave) Oreseur (Mistborn) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic or not): Vin … Continue reading

HoO in the Nude

HoO in the Nude

This morning, I woke up to the pretty random, though not unreasonable, request to see The Heroes of Olympus without their dust jackets.

Five Favourites of the Month: August

Five Favourites of the Month: August

Five Favourites of August: 5. The Paradise In August, I started watching this TV-series called The Paradise, that takes place in a department store  some time during the 19th century. Admittedly, it’s not the best show out there or anything, but I do love myself a nice period drama, and if you’re into that sort of thing … Continue reading

(Birthday) Book Haul: August

(Birthday) Book Haul: August

Oh yes! Another year of my life has gone by, and I’m pretty sure you all know what that means…. Birthday=Books I repeat: Oh yesss You wanna to take a look? I say let’s have a look. :) Too much gorgous in one picture. Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins. :) I have … Continue reading

Reading Update: August

Reading Update: August

Ah, another month has gone by, and a new batch of amazing books has been read. Nothing could make me happier. :) Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: 1 Total: 3 331 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 3 Favourite Covers: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Isla and the Happily Ever After … Continue reading

Can Anybody Find Meee…Somebody to Love

Can Anybody Find Meee…Somebody to Love

I like most of the books I read. No, actually, that’s not 100 % true. Looking at the evidence of my Read-shelf on Goodreads (and, well, knowing myself), I don’t just simply like these lovely things I choose to place before my eyes for hours. I REALLY like them. The thing is, though…..a part of me … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: July

Five Favourites of the Month: July

Five Favourites of July: 5. Flying About two weeks ago, I took a trip to Stockholm for a few days, and since my dad was already there with our sailboat, I had to take a plane down by myself…. …and I really love flying. :) I love the take-off, the flying itself, the landing…and in … Continue reading

Reading Update: July

Reading Update: July

Novels: 9 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3002 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 0 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 5 3 Favourite Covers: The Assassin’s Curse The Red Pyramid The 5th Wave 3 Favourite Books: Sinner The Red Pyramid Howl’s Moving Castle 3 Favourite Characters: Calcifer (Howl’s Moving Castle) Howl (Howl’s Moving Castle) Cole St.Clair (Sinner) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic or not): Cole … Continue reading

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 at the cinema with one of my best friends on a day that would have otherwise been really bad, it was just a fun … 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