About Books #50: Happily Never After

About Books #50: Happily Never After
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Here’s a quick confession: there’s a lot of Disney-films I’ve never watched. And even if I watched them? I never really identified with Disney princesses the way so many girls my age seem to do. Well, you know… Apart from Belle. Her love of books is #goals. Sure, I loved the pretty dresses, but somehow the […]

About Books #48: The Summer Getaway

About Books #48: The Summer Getaway
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I cannot tell you how much I’m looking forward to July 11th. It’s the Flemish “national” holiday – and the first day of my summer break. And, as you would have it, it’s also the publication day for Tilly Tennant’s The Summer Getaway! I was given this ARC in exchange for an honest review. The story […]

Series in Review #2: Laurel Heights

Series in Review #2: Laurel Heights
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From time to time, I’ve mentioned on this blog my growing love for Kate Perry. No, not the singer – the writer. I discovered her quite by accident – she was offering a free book on Kobo. And as far as marketing goes? That one free book definitely paid of as far as I’m concerned. […]

About Books #47: Tuesdays With Morrie

About Books #47: Tuesdays With Morrie
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When I first read a book by Mitch Albom, I didn’t quite expect to fall in love with his writing as much as I did. Or to end up slowly buying all of his work. Well – very slowly, I should say. But so far, I’ve bought, read and loved three of his works. And obviously: […]

Series in Review #1: The Wicked and the Divine

Series in Review #1: The Wicked and the Divine
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I’m not usually one to read a lot of graphic novels or comics. I think part of it’s just that I like creating my own images for characters and world. And part of it is probably that I just wouldn’t know where to begin. But then, of course, there’s my sister. Who does love those genres, […]

About Books #46: The Day Is Ready For You

About Books #46: The Day Is Ready For You
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Sometimes, you get to books in a pretty complicated way. For The Day Is Ready For You, for example, I found it because I really like Amanda Lovelace’s poetry collection (review tpshito, review twdbito). Her husband, Cyrus Parker, is also a poet – I haven’t gotten to his work yet, but from what I’ve seen of […]

About Books #43: The Little Wedding Island

About Books #43: The Little Wedding Island
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There’s journalism, there’s love, there’s a handsome and overly sarcastic arch-rival There’s even an island that may or may not have magical powers where mariages are concerned. It’s Jaimie Admans The Little Wedding Island! The book “‘Will you… pretend to marry me?’ Bonnie Haskett loves everything about weddings. She loves her job at a national […]