Cover Love #5 Legends From the Ancient North

It’s time for another cover love blog post. ‘Cause who doesn’t like a beautifully designed book? As always, Penguin knows how to design a classic, so today it’s time for the Legends From the Ancient North … Continue reading “Cover Love #5 Legends From the Ancient North”

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Title: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Author: Unknown
Translator: Bernard O’Donoghue
Published: 2013 (from the 14th century)
Language: English (translated from Middle English)
Pages: 128
Rating: 4/5
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January Book Haul

A very modest little book haul this January – I’m really trying to buy less books and spend my money only on books that I know I love. I’m trying to complete a few collection, but I’m also continuously starting new ones. There are four books this month! Continue reading “January Book Haul”

December Book Haul

I haven’t done a book haul in a very, very long time. I wasn’t buying many books because of my reading slump, but I’ve still managed to accumulate quite some books over the past few months.
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Top 5 | Christmas Books

Today’s top 5 is all about Christmas – how could it be any different? From the all time favourite A Christmas Carol by Dickens to Tolkien’s Letters to Father Christmas. This time I’ve only included books that I haven’t read yet, so it’s a Christmas TBR at the same time!
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Top 5 | Fictional Worlds and Places in Children’s Books

What is more engrossing in a novel than a whole new and fascinating world? Escaping our world becomes reality in the land of Dagonout, Narnia or Middle Earth. These are my top 5 fictional worlds in children’s books! Continue reading “Top 5 | Fictional Worlds and Places in Children’s Books”

New On My TBR #6

In this series I share with you the latest books that made it to my (already humongous) TBR pile. If you’ve already read any of these, I’d like to hear your thoughts on them. Any recommendations for other additions to my TBR are most welcome too! Continue reading “New On My TBR #6”

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”