The Horror Genre has always been something of a strange case for me. On the one hand, I love creepy stories, and Dracula, Frankenstein and other 19. Century horror classics are among my favourite books of all time. On the other hand, I´ve got a very active imagination, and watching or reading Horror lets it…… Continue reading How Stephen King got me into Horror
If we are talking about the books I´m most excited about in 2018, The Cruel Prince was something I totally didn´t have on my list. So it´s quite a surprise that I´m actually looking forward to this. What happened? Basically, it took me a long time to get started on reading Holly Black. Or, to…… Continue reading Looking Forward: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
The most fascinating part of any fairy-tale is the villain. I´m not saying this to stir up trouble. We know this is true. Without them, we wouldn´t even have a story, so that alone is a reason to be grateful to them. But that´s something we almost never do, thank them for giving us a…… Continue reading How to be a Villain Or This month’s reading (Because you love to hate me. 13 Tales of Villainy edited by Ameriie)
My first reading challenge just concluded, and looking back I´m really proud on actually finishing it. Because in the end it actually was quite of a challenge. I played as a Bard, meaning I dealed with tales in different mediums, the context of tales, and even dark and forbidden stories. The first task on the…… Continue reading #TheReadingQuest: Looking Back
I finally did it, today I finished The satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie, my Banned Book Task, and with it my Quest path on #TheReadingQuest. It was quite a journey, and on Monday I´m posting a final look back on the quest and the books I read during this last month, but today I just…… Continue reading #TheReadingQuest Log: Oh my God, it´s finished!
Honestly, it´s one of those months were my local bookstore and publishers delivering boosk are really letting me down. Not that I´ve been suffering from a lack of books to read, but you know the feeling, when you need a certain books, right now, at this moment, or better even yet, yesterday? Yeah, exactly, that…… Continue reading Waiting for Godot…I mean good Books
So we are entering the final week of the challenge, I´m reading the final books and…well, I could have read more last week, but I´m still sure I can complete the challenge with at least a day to spare. As said last week, my final book is The satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie. It´s for…… Continue reading #TheReadingQuest Log Week 4 (Final Week):