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Retellings Challenge February Look-back: Through a dark and twisted winter wood

February is over, and while it is a pretty short month, I still got caught by surprise by how fats it wnet by. Still, it was a good one reading wise, and I´m kinda happy to see my bingo sheet filling up. And now, with march coming in, and the greatest stress at work being…… Continue reading Retellings Challenge February Look-back: Through a dark and twisted winter wood

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Retellings Challenge January Look-back: Taking a few unexpected turns

I haven´t posted quite as much as I promised, mostly for two reasons: 1) January turned out to be a lot more stressful than anticipated (which I actually could have anticipated, but choose not to see and 2) There isn´t a lot new to say with only three books a month. But now I have…… Continue reading Retellings Challenge January Look-back: Taking a few unexpected turns

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It´s open season on Prom or This Month’s reading (Two can keep a secret by Karen M. McManus)

One of us is lying, McManus debut, was one of my favourite reads last year, and I´m so happy that her second book, Two can keep a Secret, actually tops it on my personal list. It has everything a good crime novel should have, interesting characters, secrets and twists, and a mystery that´s a lot…… Continue reading It´s open season on Prom or This Month’s reading (Two can keep a secret by Karen M. McManus)

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Retellings Challenge Week One(-ish): Planning and the Start oft he Journey

I do realise that it´s two weeks into January, not one, but for me it´s the first week of this challenge, so I´m just going to roll with it. I did a little bit of math and came to the conclusion that I need to read just a bit over two and a half books…… Continue reading Retellings Challenge Week One(-ish): Planning and the Start oft he Journey

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My January tbr or I´m drowning in books, please send help

I´m typing this with shaking fingers, because I´m still a bit shook from the news I just saw on twitter. Turns out my current favourite book series, Leigh Bardugos Grishaverse, is going to be a Netflix series! So yes, we´ll get both the Shadows and Bone trilogy, as well as the Six of Crows Duology,…… Continue reading My January tbr or I´m drowning in books, please send help

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Sign-up Post: Retellings Reading Challenge

I did tell you I wanted to take part in more reading challenges, right? Well, I just stumbled over the most perfect one, Cornerfolds’ Retellings Reading Challenge. I just saw the word retellings, and was hooked, because there are few things I love more than a good retelling. So I knew I had to take…… Continue reading Sign-up Post: Retellings Reading Challenge