Month: April 2020

MG Takes on Thursday //ft. frost and snow. And lots of magic

MG Takes on Thursday //ft. frost and snow. And lots of magic

Posted 30-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 6 Comments

Middlegrade, Middlegrade, oh, Middle-middle-middle-Middlegrade! Bu-dum-dum-dum! Did I sing this in the tune of “Lollipop”? Why yes. Yes, I did. 😆 It’s time for MG Takes on Thursday again! MGTakesOnThursday is a weekly feature from Mary at BookCraic to celebrate the love for Middle Grade Books! The steps to take part are here. Today I wanna show you the […]

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Review “Rumblestar”

Review “Rumblestar”

Posted 30-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 9 Comments

There are these particular books that give you this high. That special feeling like something is falling into place, clicking. It glues you to the page, makes you reckless in wanting to finish it. You know you should write that report, that essay, finish that task and your supervisor/teacher/boss is looming just over there but […]

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WWW Wednesday// ft. dragons and denial

WWW Wednesday// ft. dragons and denial

Posted 29-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 5 Comments

I wish I could say I’m in a good mood, since it’s Wednesday and there is a holiday on Friday, so it’s basically Thursday for me but I’m not. I’m in a seethingly bad mood and I wanna trash some stuff. My supervisor told me yesterday that he thinks I’m not doing enough and am […]

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10 books I should have read years ago

10 books I should have read years ago

Posted 29-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 4 Comments

There are these books you read as a kid. Books you loved, books that made you a reader, books that transformed you and transported you into worlds beyond your imagnination. You know, these books that made you wonder and your mind wander, that made you wanna be a part of it and maybe even something […]

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Owned books vs library books – talking about an age old feud here

Owned books vs library books – talking about an age old feud here

Posted 24-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 6 Comments

A stadium. Rows upon rows of seats, circling an empty sandpit in the middle. The roof of the building is hidden somewhere in the darkness, you can only guess how high it actually is. The stadium is in dipped in shadows, two beams of light illuminating the sandpit. There is a hushed silence. Then…backfeed of […]

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MG Takes on Thursday

MG Takes on Thursday

Posted 23-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 6 Comments

It’s time to show some love for Middlegrade books again! And boy, do I have a book for you! MGTakesOnThursday is a weekly feature from Mary at BookCraic to celebrate the love for Middle Grade Books! The steps to take part are here. The Fog Diver by Joel N. Ross Below that, the raft itself was a weather-beaten […]

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Six for Sunday // Books from your TBR that you predict will be 5* (or more. Probably more.)

Six for Sunday // Books from your TBR that you predict will be 5* (or more. Probably more.)

Posted 20-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein / 10 Comments

Straight off the bat, I’m never quite sure about my star ratings. I tend to ignore those little pointy things and just let my review speak for itself. I mean, star ratings means different things for everybody anyway, right? A three star review might be glowing for one reader and might be abyssmal for the […]

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Review “Stalking Jack the Ripper”

Review “Stalking Jack the Ripper”

Posted 19-04-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 8 Comments

The book was all over Instagram and the premise sounded incredibly thrilling. Just the right thing for me. I also ended up doing a buddy read with a friend which made this book even more appealing. But in the end… Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and […]

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