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WWW Wednesday, 25-March-2015

Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at Should be Reading and revived here on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. 436 more words


The Angel's Game read-along: Act Two, Chapters 15-17

On the way home from the bookshop, Martín stops in at a stationery shop and buys a set of nibs, an ivory pen and an ink pot for Isabella. 697 more words


Dreams & Destiny

“One mustn’t dream of one’s future; one must earn it.”

“Destiny doesn’t do home visits… you have to go for it yourself.”

- Carlos Ruiz Zafon, … 57 more words

Book Love

The Angel’s Game – Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Carlos Ruiz Zafón is a Catalan-Spanish writer, who has done much to popularise literature in translation in many Anglophone cultures, including the UK, where the book scene is reputed to be somewhat insular. 852 more words

Fiction: 21st Century

Shadow of the Wind

I finally finished (for the second time) the amazing novel Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon.

Just like the first time, this book enchanted me and kept me hooked since the first page. 110 more words

Book Love

The Angel's Game read-along: Act Two, Chapter 13 and 14

All right, another two chapters. I feel like I am slowly drowning in this book, but I will persevere. At least it is good to see that there were actual reasons why I didn’t really like the book the first time I read it. 1,172 more words


☽The Wolf Hauls: First Collective Bookhaul of 2015☾

I love books. I love putting them on my bookshelves. I love the feeling of having ownership. Caressing them with my gaze all day every day. 542 more words