“Funny how a single word can change everything in your life.”
“It is not funny at all. Steel is power. Money is power. But of all the things in all the worlds, words are power.”
― Pierce Brown,
So for those of you who don’t know what this is, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Basically, every week there is a theme the blogger has to write about and this week’s theme is Ten Books Set Outside The US. As I am a Turk, living in Germany I know a lot of books that are set elsewhere but these are my Top Ten (actually I only found eight)! Leave me a comment if you know any of these! Continue reading
“A Hollywood native from the wrong side of the Walk of Fame makes a play for star status” (Cosmopolitan) in Shanna Mahin’s acclaimed novel, called “quite a breakout” by The New York Times.
This is going to be my first ever Top Ten Tuesday! So for those of you who don’t know what this is, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Basically, every week there is a theme the blogger has to write about and I’ve been eyeing this kind of meme for a long time now and I thought why not give it a try! So here are my Top ten 2015 Releases I meant to get but didn’t! 🙂
“Many boys will bring you flowers. But someday you’ll meet a boy who will learn your favorite flower, your favorite song, your favorite sweet. And even if he is too poor to give you any of them, it won’t matter because he will have taken the time to know you as no one else does. Only that boy earns you heart.”
― Leigh Bardugo,
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog.
Here's an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,200 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 37 trips to carry that many people.
The title already gives away what I’m going to talk about in this post. I’ve been asked this particular question a lot lately and I honestly haven’t thought about any favorites this year until now.
Jaded high school Junior and detention hall regular Larissa Locke has a recurring dream in which creatures sneak into her bedroom at night to perform experiments and extract her blood. Tiny scars on her arm suggest that perhaps she isn’t just dreaming. But wait! If she’s really the victim of blood-sucking alien intruders, then why is her bedroom window still locked each morning?