General, Monthly Releases

New Book Releases: May 2017!

It´s may, it´s sunny and beautiful (finally!) and this month has so many awesome releases I think we might as well get right to it! So, get your wishlists ready and mark your calendars for these awesome releases. All titles are also linked to their respective Goodreads pages so you can stick them right onto… Continue reading New Book Releases: May 2017!

Adult, All ages, Classics, Reviews

Review: A Dream Play by August Strindberg

(I read the Swedish version of the drama, the other cover is the English version with Caryl Churchills interpretation) I haven´t read anything by August Strindberg before, but growing up in Sweden it´s completely impossible not being raised into knowing and believing he is one of the greatest authors coming from this long, northern country… Continue reading Review: A Dream Play by August Strindberg

Fantasy, Reviews, YA

Review: The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

"Time stretched years back and years forward, but nothing that came afterward ever had the power to wash away what came before." The Queen of the Tearling is a YA Fantasy novel written by Erika Johansen where we get to follow the story of Kelsea Raleigh/Glynn, a princess to be made queen in a kingdom called… Continue reading Review: The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

Diversity Friday, General

5 Contemporary LGBTQ+ books! (Diversity Friday #2)

Hello, lovelies! Oh, and happy Easter to all of you! No matter if you actually celebrate it or not at least it means a few days off for most of you and a good excuse to eat some chocolate, at least that´s what I´m doing... 😉 Today, it´s Friday which means I´m recommending you some… Continue reading 5 Contemporary LGBTQ+ books! (Diversity Friday #2)

General, Waiting for Wednesday

Lord of Shadows and Shadowhunters! (Waiting for Wednesday #2)

Hello, lovelies! It´s Wednesday, I´m sitting at home as I´m off from school for Easter and I'm trying to get as much reading done as I can in between studying so I can get some reviews up for all of you! I´m currently reading The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen and so far… Continue reading Lord of Shadows and Shadowhunters! (Waiting for Wednesday #2)

Fantasy, Middlegrade, Reviews

Review: Magnus Chase and the Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan

“One of these days, I would love to exit a world without being pursued by an angry mob.” I think the trick to this book, and the first book in the series, The Sword of Summer is to just sit back, remove yourself from the logical part of your brain and enjoy the completely ridiculous joyride that it… Continue reading Review: Magnus Chase and the Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan

Diversity Friday, General

Introducing: Diversity Friday #1

Hello, lovelies! My next segment to introduce this week is what I call Diversity Friday, where I share my recommendations for reads that are in the spirit of diversity and other bookish things related to the topic. One thing I truly believe is that diversity - meaning representation and discussion of everyone, representation of not… Continue reading Introducing: Diversity Friday #1