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Books I’ve read in which nobody died

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So, this is an ongoing thing in our house. Whenever I read a book, my husband asks if anyone died yet. Also, whenever he gifts me a book, he does because he read in the blurb, that somebody died. He’s quite convinced I only read about people (or other creatures) dying. Having this conversation again recently, made me look at… Read more »

Books I bought on our holiday

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This weeks TopTenTuesday by that Artsy Reader Girl is about books we read on our holiday. As I already shared my reads of september last week, what about sharing the books I bought during my holiday? It’s my autumn book haul. I hardly ever buy myself new books. But it’s that time of year again, when A LOT of new… Read more »

What have I read in September 2022?

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Where most Dutch people take their holiday during the hight of summer, we leave our country at the brisk of autumn. I don’t do very well with the heat, even though my husband ABSOLUTELY loves it. So we come together in the middle, the aftersummer, which usually has good and dry hiking weather which isn’t a roaring 27+ degrees (Celcius)…. Read more »

What have I read in August 2022?

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I AM SO CLOSE TO MY GOAL!! I read less pages in August, but still managed to make it 9 books. Two of the are graphic novels, and some where short, but others were long. But… as of now, it’s only 9 more books to my goal of reading 100 books this year! Whoa! I can hardly believe it. I… Read more »

Books I Love That Were Written Over Ten Years Ago

This weeks Top Ten Tuesday is right up my backlist books alley! I had to decide how to make the list shorter as there are so many of them. That’s why I will stick to 4-star rated books as I’ve already written about my 5-star reads so often. I also excluded everything I’ve read this year, any classics, and everything… Read more »

Current series I am reading – update

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Well, this topic from February about current series I am reading already needs an update! I still absolutely love reading series, so a few more have been added to my current reading list. I just can’t stop myself! And in some cases, I didn’t realise I was picking up a non-standalone… Lords and Ladies (Discworld #12) by Terry Pratchett I… Read more »