Hi there! Now when you took your time to find your way to my blog, I would like to introduce myself. My Name is Julie, and I am 27 years of age. I am Danish, and I live in Germany. However, I have just had a few good years living in Southern California with my Mexican/American husband. Now I am back in cold northern Europe. … Continue reading About me
I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott Just like most other people who were privileged enough to watch Hamilton the Musical last year on Disney +, I have become obsessed. I simply can’t get enough of the music and the story behind it.Who would have thought that a musical would make me this interested in American history?So a few days after watching it the first … Continue reading I, Eliza Hamilton – Book review.
Her Last Holiday by C.L. Taylor I received a copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. The book follows three women.Fran’s sister Jenna disappeared and was considered dead after a retreat in Gorra. Fran is now trying to figure out what exactly happened to Jenna. By doing so, she finds herself at a new retreat with the people she suspects … Continue reading Her Last Holiday – Book review.
A Woman is No Man by Etaf Rum I came across this book in my search for a book for a challenge.The book sounded interesting, and I do like books about other cultures. The book takes place in Brooklyn and Pakistan, where we follow three women from the same American-Arabic family.We are told about the struggle of being a woman in a man’s world, especially … Continue reading A Woman is No Man – Book review.
Five Get Beach Body Ready af Bruno Vincent Jeg ved ikke med dig, men jeg voksede om de fantastiske børnebøger om ’’De Fem’’ af Enid Blyton.Jeg elskede dem simpelthen! De var fulde af mysterier og eventyr, og bestemt nogle af mine yndlingslæseminder fra jeg var barn.Så sidste år da jeg kiggede rundt i boghandlen og fandt denne, blandt mange flere, kunne jeg slet ikke dy … Continue reading Five Get Beach Body Ready – Dansk Anmeldelse
Hi guys! Time for a wrap up! The third month of the year is over, and it has been a pretty good reading month for me 😀 I ended up finishing 8 books, some better than others, but all an experience. My favorite books of the month have been King of Scars and The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Both books were better than I … Continue reading March Wrap Up
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot. I have just had my mind blown away.This book is seriously something else, and everyone should definitely read it at some point in their life. The book is written about Henrietta Lacks, an African American woman who in the 1950s got a severe case of cancer. Without her knowledge, the doctor took some of her cells, … Continue reading The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks – Book review.
King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo This has possibly been one of my most anticipated reads this year. I am so thrilled to finally have gotten around to it, and just in time for Rule of Wolves, which will be released in a few days! I have said it before, and I will say it again: Leigh Bardugo is the master of fantasy. I adored … Continue reading King of Scars – Book review.
Mexican Gothic af Silvia Moreno-Garcia Det her er en af de bøger man ser alle steder! Jeg har set den på samtlige platforme og sociale medier siden den udkom sidste sommer, og nu blev det endelig min tur til at læse den! Bogen følger en ung kvinde fra Mexico City. Efter hun modtager et foruroligende brev, drager hun ud til den mexicanske countryside for at … Continue reading Mexican Gothic – Dansk Anmeldelse.
Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer I am absolutely obsessed with Marissa Meyer. I have read and loved all of her books, so of course, I had to read this one as well!Unfortunately, this book did NOT live up the all her other excellent books. The book follows Prudence, a very determined young lady who is used to being the best all the freaking time.She is … Continue reading Instant Karma – Book Review.
Over the Top af Jonathan Van Ness. Jeg er normalt ikke specielt vild med biografier, men jeg manglede en bog om body positivity til min læse challenge. Derud over må jeg indrømme at jeg er kæmpe fan af programmet Queer Eye, så denne bog har faktisk været på min TBR liste i ret lang tid.Jeg elsker Jonathan Van Ness’ energi og hans altid positive attitude. … Continue reading Over the Top – Dansk Anmeldelse