The first time I came in contact with Alice’s adventure in wonderland was through the Disney film and I remember thinking it was weird and incoherent. Reading the book, now almost 20 years later I still feel that it’s weird and incoherent. Continue reading →
I decided to listen to the audiobook when I saw that Sidney Poitier himself was narrating it. I went into this book not knowing much about Poitier. I was curious about him and his life in Hollywood. Continue reading →
Original book title: The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials series #1) Author: Philip Pullman Publisher: Rabén & Sjögren Year of publication: 2007 Format: Audiobook Duration:15 h 59 min Language:Swedish
I was around 14 years old when I read this book for the first time and reading it now, over 15 years later I can’t help but love this book even more. It’s just as good as I remembered it. Continue reading →
After hearing so much about this book I knew I had to read it. Not knowing much about the plot or the author I went into this book with hardly any expectations, except pure curiosity. Continue reading →
I’m a big fan of Lauren Oliver and I really loved Before I Fall. I’ve heard so much about this trilogy and I had to read it.
This is the first book in the Delirium series. Oliver has created a dystopian world where love is a disease and people need to be cured of it. The main character, Lena can’t wait to be cured and counts down the days. But then she meets Alex and nothing is ever the same again. Continue reading →
This is the first book in the Red Queen series by Victoria Aveyard. I wanted to read this book for a while and was very excited when I finally got it. But I was a bit disappointed after finishing it. Continue reading →
I have waited a long time for this fourth book in The Land of Stories to come out and I was very excited to finally read it – or listen to it in this case. I choose to listen to this book because Chris Colfer is the one reading it and he does an awesome job.
Original book title: The Wicked Girls Author:Alex Marwood Publisher:HörOpp Format: Audiobook Duration:13 hours 13 minutes Language:Swedish
This is the story of one summer morning in 1986 when two eleven-year-old girls meet for the first time and by the end of the day are charged with murder.
25 years later their paths cross and they both struggle to keep their wicked secret hidden from friends and family. Continue reading →
I like Mindy Kaling, I found her to be very funny and that’s why I wanted to read her book. It’s not that I’m disappointed because i really didn’t have any expectations before reading this book it’s just that I found her to be predictable.
Original book title: Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3) Author: Kristin Cashore Publisher: Storyside Year of publication: 2014 Format: Audiobook Duration: 16 h 21 min Language: Swedish
I just finished Bitterblue which is the third book in the Graceling Realm series by Kristin Cashore. To be honest, I didn’t want to read this book because the second book in this series was very disappointing. But when I realize that this book was about Bitterblue, a character from the first book I got intrigued. Continue reading →