I don’t know whether or not I liked this book. There is very little actual communication between the two main characters. The reason why they don’t like each other is unclear. And the reason why they all of a sudden need a fake boyfriend is also quite iffy.
Of Mice and Men is alternatively called a (short) novel and a novella. It’s a conscious experiment at writing something new: a play/novelette.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer tells the life story of Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, who was born on July 17, 1738 at a fish market in Paris.
Beowulf is the oldest of the great old poems written in English. Estimations trace its origins back to 10th century. … More
The movie is good. But the book is oh, so much better. Of course, you need to read it as … More
I studied languages and literature at university and took an elective in children’s literature. My end of term paper was … More
Two big things in Belgium: cycling and comic books. So naturally, the two meet. This comic book was first published … More
What a gorgeous children’s book! I have a Dutch version of this gorgeous Chinese picture book by Chen Jiang Hong. … More
This was a weird book. I don’t have any other way of saying it. Just plain weird! And I have … More
Nora is a bad-ass boss bitch, on the top of her game as a literary agent. She meets editor Charlie … More
Let’s meet our male hero, bad boy Cooper: “I’m up to my eyeballs in Jägerbombs. Yesterday, I was married to … More
I picked this book up for a light summer read, and it delivered exactly that. Though I can’t think about … More