Top 5 | Books to Get You Out of a Reading Slump

I’m in a pretty awful reading slump right now, and its getting me on my nerves … I mean: I want to read! Reading is my ultimate way to relax and it feels weird to only have read two books this month (one of which was a reread). I had a minor reading slump last year, so fortunately I know a few tricks to get out of one … Continue reading “Top 5 | Books to Get You Out of a Reading Slump”

Book for Thought #3

In the Book for Thought-series I share with you one of the books from my currently reading pile. In the blog post I show you what book I’ve chosen and which edition I’m reading. In the comments I’d love to hear your thoughts on the book in particular, the writer or the genre – you do not have to have read this particular book; questions are most welcome as well! This week’s book is … Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire! Continue reading “Book for Thought #3”

The Harry Potter Tag

There is a Harry Potter Tag! Well of course there is. I bet there are several of them, actually. This one I got from Jean Bookishthoughts over on YouTube. Want to know what Harry Potter means to me and with which character I’ve always want to hook up with? (I’m sure you don’t want to, but hey, I didn’t make the rules!) Continue reading “The Harry Potter Tag”

The Coffee Book Tag & The 100th Blog Post!

Yeah, I did it! This post is going to be the 100th blog post on Tale of the Lime Tree. I’ve been loving blogging so far and I hope to continue to post fairly regularly in the future. To celebrate this milestone I’m going to answer some questions of the Coffee Book Tag. So grab yourself some coffee (tea is allowed as well …) and relax! Continue reading “The Coffee Book Tag & The 100th Blog Post!”

Mijn voorbeeld: J. K. Rowling

Je komt af en toe vrouwen tegen waarvan je denkt: wauw, daar kijk ik tegenop. En dan niet in de negatieve zin, waarbij je je eigen gebreken in een vreselijk tl-licht ziet, maar in een positieve zin, waardoor je jezelf beter leert kennen en je misschien moed krijgt om dingen te doen die je altijd al had willen doen. Ik heb nog niet zolang op deze aardbol rondgelopen dat ik een dozijn vrouwen op kan noemen die zoveel voor mij betekend hebben, maar één daarvan is toch wel J. K. Rowling. Continue reading “Mijn voorbeeld: J. K. Rowling”