Couple years ago a friend of mine (my friend isn't helpful because she knows I like challenges) pointed out about a blog of a woman that read books of the world in one year, wow! That is quite big challenge, reading books of the world. I honestly will not be able to read it in … Continue reading Reading the world
26/40 (incl. one category I can't do it) A book recommended by a librarian The Confessions of Nat Turner - William Styron (D) A book that's been on your TBR list for way too long A book of letters An adiobook (I skip this one because I am hard of hearing) A book by … Continue reading Goodreads Challenge
At this moment I read two books. English version of 'Lord of the Rings' by J.R.R. Tolkien. It takes a bit more time because I only read it during daytime because it is too heavy to read it in bed. Here is a strange thing... I find it easier to read then Dutch version. I … Continue reading I guess…
Start date: 23.07.2016 I read in Dutch and English. Most books are in Dutch. 14-04-2017: Added 11 books and read 5 books of the pile. 27-06-2017: Added 8 books (my parents were clearing out there bookshelves) and read 7 books of the pile. Penguin Little Black 01; 15; 17; 41; 64; 5; 73; 67; 51; 25; … Continue reading ‘To be read’ pile
I read in two languages, mostly Dutch. I will put down the original title. D = Read in Dutch E = Read in English De woede van Abraham - Conny Braam (D) The Ages of Miracles - Karen Thompson Walker (D) Revival - Stephen King (D) The World According to Garp - John Irving (D) … Continue reading Read 2017
As you know I am doing Goodreads challenge. One of the categories is a book that is mention in another book. Well, that shouldn't be a problem... I eventually always will encounter a title that is mentioned in a book that I am reading. Yeah... great, it did happen and it was 'Lord of the … Continue reading About books like LotR and …
I am so looking forward to my holiday and it is not until early June. The first thing I always think of is, how many books will I take with me? Which books shall I put aside for the holiday? Not what kind of clothes and all those other stuff, but books. The reason is, … Continue reading Which books to I take with me?