Tags & Awards

Book Quote Challenge: Day 2

I'll start this second day by thanking Ajoobacats again for the nomination, I am having a lot of fun picking those quotes! The Rules: Post for three consecutive days Pick three quotes per day Challenge three different bloggers per day Quote n°1 "It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what… Continue reading Book Quote Challenge: Day 2

This week in books

This Week In Books (Feb 24th 2016)

This Week In Books is a great meme hosted by Lipsyy Lost & Found where you sum-up what you’ve been reading during the week. ∧ Then ∧ Back When We Were Grownups, Anne Tyler Back When We Were Grownups has its flaws but it was an enjoyable read. I am looking forward to reading other… Continue reading This Week In Books (Feb 24th 2016)

Tags & Awards

Book Quote Challenge: Day 1

Thank you Ajoobacats Blog for nominating me for the Book Quote Challenge! The Rules: Post for three consecutive days Pick three quotes per day Challenge three different bloggers per day Quote n°1 "A book is a dream you hold in your hands." Neil Gaimain Quote n°2 "Life appears to me too short to be spent… Continue reading Book Quote Challenge: Day 1

The Pub Corner

Counting Stars: A Rating Problem

I am a bloddler (= blog toddler. Yes, I love inventing words), which means I watch, try, fall and learn. My focus for the first reviews had been on how to write an honest and understandable review. It's a work in progress but so far I've been enjoying it a lot. We all know that… Continue reading Counting Stars: A Rating Problem

This week in books

This Week In Books (February 17th 2016)

This Week In Books is a great meme hosted by Lipsyy Lost & Found where you sum-up what you’ve been reading during the week. ∧ Then ∧ 2084, Boualem Sansal  It was not that bad but I don't get what all the fuss around this book was about. My review should be online by the… Continue reading This Week In Books (February 17th 2016)

Tags & Awards

Soundtrack To My Life Book Tag

Hello world! I have been away from the Internet for five days. Five days! I usually don't really care but now that I've been blogging for a little while I missed reading my fellow bloggers posts. And of course, the connection was severed when I could have had fun doing the tags I'd been invited… Continue reading Soundtrack To My Life Book Tag

This week in books

This Week In Books (February 10th 2016)

This Week In Books is a great meme hosted by Lipsyy Lost & Found where you sum-up what you've been reading during the week. ∧ Then ∧ Too Many Cooks / Champagne For One, Rex Stout I am glad I came back to mystery with this book. It's not just about murders, hints, and culprits.… Continue reading This Week In Books (February 10th 2016)

Book Reviews

Book Review: Digging to America, Anne Tyler

Author: Anne Tyler Publisher: Ballantine Books Release date: 2006 Format: paperback Pages: 292 Rating: 4/5 Blurb: Two families, who would otherwise never come together, meet by chance at the Baltimore airport, each anticipating the arrival of an adopted infant daughter from Korea. Brad and Bitsy Donaldson, all-American suburbanites, and their gift-laden clan resemble a gigantic… Continue reading Book Review: Digging to America, Anne Tyler