December Wrap Up

I’m but slowly (very slowly) climbing out of my reading slump, so don’t expect big piles of books in a monthly wrap up any time soon. On the other hand, I do not read nothing, which is quite a big change compared to the months of May and October of last year. In the last month of 2016 I read 4 books. Here they are!
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Back to the Classics Challenge

Although I’m still technically doing my Penguin English Library Challenge, it is somewhat of a long term project and not so much a ‘quick’ challenge. Via B.B. Toady’s website I discovered the Back to the Classics Challenge, hosted by Books and Chocolate. And I’m participating!
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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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Ezelsoren op zaterdag (3): ‘Over reizen en bestemmingen’

Het is weekend en dat betekent dat het tijd is voor drie nieuwe quotes. Iedere week geef ik in ezelsoren op zaterdag drie uitspraken die je dit weekend (en daarna) kunnen inspireren. In het kader van het boek The extraordinary journey van Romain Puértolas gaan ze over reizen. Deze keer de eer aan Ernest Hemmingway, William Shakespeare en wederom aan J. R. R. Tolkien. Continue reading “Ezelsoren op zaterdag (3): ‘Over reizen en bestemmingen’”