“What if depression is, in fact, a form of grief—for our own lives not being as they should? What if it is a form of grief for the connections we have lost, yet still need?” Lost connections was an interesting book. I am reviewing it from the perspective of someone who did struggle with depression … Continue reading Lost Connections| Legături pierdute
Do you catch yourself dreaming about your perfect library, your very own magic place to store books and enjoy your reading time? I do. A lot. Vă treziți visând cu ochii deschiși la biblioteca voastră ideală, la locul acela magic pe care vi l-ați dori ca să vă țineți cărțile, să vă petreceți timpul citind … Continue reading Dreaming about my perfect library| Visând la biblioteca mea ideală
You say you love books, but would you dedicate your whole life to searching for them, looking for them and taking care of them? Do you have what it takes to be a...Librarian??
Do you ever avoid certain questions or get all squeamish when some topic comes up in social discussions? This book came as a suggestion on Goodreads and at first I thought it was going to be just another self-help book, one that was going to talk about how we react to questions. The question book … Continue reading The Question Book: What makes you tick?
“You know a lot of sick people,” he said. “I know a lot of dead people.” Sandro reached over to a shelf above the scanner, dug in behind some beakers and flasks, and pulled out a necklace. A rabbit’s foot dangled at the end of it. He slung it over his head. “You’re an ill … Continue reading Company town|Orașul companiei
My own voice chokes in my throat. I am still in a dream. Not a dream, a nightmare. A nightmare where you scream but can’t make a sound. A nightmare where you think you’re awake but you’re unable to open your eyes or move a muscle. Where you’re completely paralyzed. Hello, hello! Oh, the book … Continue reading A thousand rooms of dream and fear |Atiq Rahimi
Hello, hello! Do you know Graham Norton? Of course you know Graham Norton! BUT do you know his book? What? No? Get down here and let's chat about it then! “Life had taught them well. Feelings were to be feared, pain was to be avoided at all cost, and if that meant not experiencing joy, … Continue reading Holding | Graham Norton
Hello, hello! Do you happen to get lost scrolling and scrolling and going through blogs and posts and not really finding anything that speaks to you? Well... In the past few weeks I've had the chance to read some really eye-opening, truthful and useful blog posts. Let's get down to business and check them out: … Continue reading 5 blog posts you should read too
Hello, hello! Did I postpone this review for as much as possible? Yes I did. Start reading to see why. “I have plucked snowdrops at Midwinter, died at my own choosing, and wept for a nightingale. Now I am beyond prophecy.” My heart broke the second I closed this book. The beauty of it is … Continue reading The winter of the witch | Katherine Arden
Hello, hello! Do you remember our talk about the All Souls Trilogy? Get down here for the rest of it! I just finished the second book and I must say I regret nothing I've said in my previous review. This will be a longish review but bear with me, it's because there's so much to … Continue reading Shadow of night | All souls trilogy #2