The Song of Seven by Tonke Dragt

Title: The Song of Seven
Author: Tonke Dragt
Published: 2016 (originally  1966)
Language: English (translated from the Dutch)
Translator: Laura Watkinson
Pages: 304
Rating: 3/5
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November Wrap Up

It has been a while since I’ve read ‘enough’ books in a month to do a wrap up at the end of it. I blame it on my reading slump because it was so bad that I haven’t read anything at all in October. Fortunately, November has been a little better. Want to see what I’ve read?
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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”

My Favourite Books of 2016

The time has come for my 2016 favourites. Erm … yeah, I wasn’t going to do a favourites blog post at first, because I felt that I should have done that towards the end of 2015. However, I kept seeing favourites video’s on YouTube throughout the whole of January, so I finally decided to do a blog post myself. Here’s to the love of books! Continue reading “My Favourite Books of 2016”

Top 5 | Found In Translation #1

There have been a lot of videos on BookTube and posts on book blogs on ‘reading diversely’ recently. When Alice wrote a blog post about it, we came to the conclusion that we would not only like to know more of literature from outside of Europe, but also from within. She recently published a post on five Norwegian authors we should read and today I’m going to introduce five Dutch authors that have written must-read books! Continue reading “Top 5 | Found In Translation #1”

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!”