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Not A Star
Another short story, from one of my favourite authors. Nick Hornby is another one of those authors with a unique voice, somebody who you should listen ...more
Apr 17, 2014
Apr 17, 2014
Titanic: Das Schiff, der Untergang, die Legenden
"Die Opfer sind die Märtyrer, die Überlebenden die Heiligen, Lords Buch ist die Bibel, die historischen Orte sind Pilgerstätten - und das Wrack ist de ...more
Mar 18, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
Him & Me
What is the book about?

It sure seems like an autobiography from Jack Whitehall, but as he himself points out in the introduction:
“A novel seemed way
Jan 18, 2014
Jan 11, 2014
The Silence of Six
Possibly my favourite book of 2014!

I'm not a hacker (but a hacker would probably say that too, you'll learn that in the book), but I am a professional
Nov 29, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
Erebos ist ein Spiel.
Es beobachtet dich,
es spricht mit dir,
es belohnt dich,
es prüft dich,
es droht dir.

Gänsehaut und Nervenkitzel pur. Selten hat mich
May 22, 2011
May 26, 2011
Ohne dich kein Sommer (Summer, #2)
"Schlagartig wurde es mir bewusst: Ich hatte ihn vermisst. Schon so lange. Lange war dieses Gefühl verschüttet gewesen, aber es war immer noch da, wo ...more
Mar 28, 2012
Mar 18, 2012
Crossed (Matched, #2)
"For tho' from out our bourne of Time and Place
The flood may bear me far,
I hope to see my Pilot face to face
When I have crossed the bar."

Den zweiten T
Nov 18, 2011
Nov 21, 2011
I almost gave this only 2 stars, I'd still say it's more like 2.5 than 3, but I had to admit several things that were good about 11/22/63…

1) The actua
Jun 18, 2014
Jun 03, 2014
The Weird Sisters
"Wir sind noch nie organisierte Leser gewesen, die ein Buch auch nur irgendwie logisch zu Ende lasen. Wir steigen bei irgendwelchen Wörtern ein und au ...more
Jun 21, 2012
Jun 07, 2012
Böser kleiner Junge
The best Stephen King story I have read in a while. It has got everything you never knew you wanted to read. If a kid you don’t know should ever cross ...more
Apr 17, 2014
Apr 17, 2014
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
"Dad isn't home. Maybe the university fired him? For weirdness? Can you get fired for weirdness? Or maybe all along Dad has led a secret double life a ...more
Apr 05, 2012
Mar 30, 2012
To Marry a Prince
"»... Hallo, ich bin Bella Greenwood.« Sie streckte ihm die Hand hin.
Doch statt sie höflich zu schütteln, stand er auf und ging vor dem Sofa auf ein K
Jun 22, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
Sunken Treasure: Wil Wheaton's Hot Cocoa Box Sampler
Everybody probably knows Wil Wheaton. I you haven’t seen him as Wesley Crusher (yes, I am a girl who loves Star Trek, and Jonathan Archer is my captai ...more
Feb 10, 2014
Feb 10, 2014
Never Never (Never Never, #1)
"If I knew her better, I'd hug her. Hold her hand. Something. I don't know what to do. There's no protocol on how to console your girlfriend of four ...more
Feb 26, 2015
Feb 02, 2015
The Thousand-Dollar Tan Line (Veronica Mars, #1)
Veronica Mars. Sigh. There was never a movie in this world I got as excited about as I did about the Veronica Mars movie this year. And it was awesome ...more
Apr 23, 2014
Mar 26, 2014
Prisoner of Night and Fog (Prisoner of Night and Fog, #1)
“If you think love means secrecy, then you don’t understand what love is at all.”

I've never read a World War II book before, I'm usually more a contem
Jan 09, 2015
Dec 28, 2014
A Tale Dark & Grimm (A Tale Dark & Grimm, #1)
"But sometimes, coming home is the hardest thing of all."

Do you know the proper fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm? I don't mean the Disney versions, t
Jan 02, 2015
Dec 19, 2014
Half Bad (Half Bad, #1)
"You can't read, can't write, but you heal fast, even for a witch.
You get sick if you stay indoors after dark.
You hate White Witches but love Annalis
Mar 08, 2015
Feb 06, 2015
"It's so easy for someone else to say. "Don't worry. Everything's going to be all right." Why not say it? It doesn't cost anything. It doesn't mean an
Mar 17, 2014
Feb 16, 2014
Madame Picasso
"Wieso muss Kunst immer irgendetwas sein?"

Pablo Picasso war ein faszinierender Künstler, das wissen wir glaube ich alle. Was wir, bzw. ich nicht wus
Mar 14, 2015
Feb 09, 2015
Matched (Matched, #1)
"Lying in bed, my body and soul bruised and tired, I realize that the Officials are right. Once you want something, everything changes. Now I want eve ...more
Mar 20, 2011
Feb 22, 2011
Ask the Dark
“Isn’t that funny? All that stealing and never going to school. It’s what made it so you were outside a lot, seeing things nobody else saw. Hidden an
Apr 03, 2015
Mar 03, 2015
Across the Universe (Across the Universe, #1)
"I tried to shake my head, but as my neck muscles tensed, my lungs rebelled, and the cold, cold cryo liquid rushed down my nose, past the tubes, and i ...more
Feb 08, 2012
Jan 02, 2012
Die drei Leben der Tomomi Ishikawa
The following review is a little emotional, a rant, because that seems to be what the book does to the reader. I waited a week, but I still can’t writ ...more
Jan 30, 2014
Dec 20, 2013
Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
"I preferred to hang out with the dead, dying, or deperate books - used we call them, in a way that we'd never call a person, unless we meant it cruel ...more
Aug 05, 2012
Jul 26, 2012
Passagier 23
“Manchmal war sie sich nicht sicher, wer die größere Macke hatte: der Autor, der sich diesen kranken Mist ausdachte, oder sie, die sie sogar Geld dafü ...more
Feb 10, 2015
Dec 29, 2014
A Darker Shade of Magic (A Darker Shade of Magic, #1)
"My name is Kell, and I come from another London, and I got into your room using magic."

I liked a "Darker Shade of Magic", I really did. But I can't
Mar 29, 2015
Dec 29, 2014
Allegiant (Divergent, #3)
“I'll say it one last time: Be brave.”

It's weird, how the last book is the one we all look forward to the most. And it's also the one we hate the mos
Feb 07, 2014
Dec 29, 2013
The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1)
"No assistance is required. I recommend reading a book."

I'm not the right person for Don Tillman, that's what my score of 65 in the questionnaire at t
Feb 06, 2015
Dec 15, 2014
Shadow and Bone (The Grisha, #1)
"I missed you every hour. And you know what the worst part was? It caught me completely by surprise. I'd catch myself just walking around to find you, ...more
Jan 12, 2015
Jan 20, 2014