Category Archives: World of Books

Life of Severus Snape

Some things are just too brilliant to keep for yourself. This is a very good chronological compilation of Severus Snape’s life from the movies. I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did. I found it very touching.

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Scarlet by Marissa Meyer – Book Review

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer is the second book in the Lunar Chronicles series. After reading Cinder (review here), I decided to continue reading these series as they are a bit different than most fairy tale remakes. It involves special race … Continue reading

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Yes Please by Amy Poehler – Book Review

Yes Please was my first read book in 2015. I don’t know why I picked it, I guess I just needed a break from fantasy and fiction. This book was recommended by some people on Booktube and I decided to … Continue reading

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The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared – Review

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared is the funniest, wittiest and most ridiculous movie I have seen in a really long time. Describing it shortly – it’s like Swedish Forest Gump, only instead of running you … Continue reading

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The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell – Book Review

┬áThe Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Chris Riddell is fantastic! It was part of my Christmas gift prom my husband and I absolutely love it. It is gorgeous and just flicking through it makes me happy. … Continue reading

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On Challenges and Reading Lists

I can’t believe it’s already January 2015. Last year I reached my reading goal of reading 90 books, that’s 26268 pages. I did listen to some audio books, but last year was truly a year I was reading physical books. … Continue reading

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The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern – Book Review

Some people say you should not judge the book by its cover, I disagree. I picked this book at the charity shop purely because of the cover and was not disappointed. The Night Circus is a very enchanting book with … Continue reading

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A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan

A Natural History of Dragons is a different dragon book than many others. In this book dragons are considered more from the biological perspective rather than as powerful and amazing creatures of fantasy and magic (you could pretty much guess … Continue reading

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Cinder by Marissa Meyer – Book Review

I picked up Cinder by Marissa Meyer in the library, when the children’s/teenager section was closed for repairs and they had put a couple of shelves with selected literature for the time. I heard a lot good reviews about it … Continue reading

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8 Struggles Adult YA Readers Know Too Well

Saw this video and it made me wonder, is reading YA novels really so humiliating for people? Personally, I am not afraid to admit that I love children’s books and like some of the YA novels. Some of those I … Continue reading

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