Book & TV Series Review: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

If you read War and Peace or at least you've seen a printed copy, you must be thinking "how can she write a single post as review of one of the longest and greatest books ever AND also cover the TV series?" ... And you're right! A single blog post would not make justice to … Continue reading Book & TV Series Review: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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Bookish news & other goodies #2

Hello, dear readers, and welcome to a new chatty post about bookish news, cool projects and other cultural stuff. Today you'll find here a touch of magic from London, news about a book fair in Bucharest, and a brief presentation of a cool modern library in Romania. Let's go! § Discover the history of magic from … Continue reading Bookish news & other goodies #2

My reading habits illustrated by #cinemagraphs

After reading the post Trang from Bookidote wrote about her reading habits, I felt inspired to share with you my reading habits. And to spice things up, I added some examples of visuals I fell in love with - cinemagraphs. Defined as "still photographs in which a minor and repeated movement occurs", cinemagraphs give the illusion … Continue reading My reading habits illustrated by #cinemagraphs

Bookish news & other goodies #1

Hello, dear readers! As I am always looking for bookish news, cool projects and other cultural stuff, I decided to create this new series where I share with you interesting things I discover (including links for more details). Without further ado, here's the first post of the series! Enjoy! § Books recommended by people we … Continue reading Bookish news & other goodies #1

Personal insights after one year of blogging about books

Wow, how did one year pass so quickly? It seems like only yesterday that I was brainstorming the name of the blog and thinking what to write in the "About" section ... After celebrating the one-year anniversary of Readers' High Tea with the launch of WanderBooks, I think it's a good time to reflect on … Continue reading Personal insights after one year of blogging about books

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy: My reading journey – part II

Hello! This blog post represents the second part of my War and peace reading journey, where I cover the second half of the book. If you're interested, you can also read about my experience of reading the first half of the book. § Date: 20.10.2017, pages read so far: 736 (approx. 75%) As it was … Continue reading War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy: My reading journey – part II