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DER BÄR UND DIE NACHTIGALL | KATHERINE ARDEN | Rezension

von am 29/10/2019

WERBUNG / ADVERTISEMENT REZENSIONSEXEMPLAR Um was geht’s? In einem Dorf am Rande der Wildnis, weit im Norden Russlands, wo der Wind kalt bläst und der Schnee viele Monate des Jahres fällt, erzählt die alte Dienerin Dunja den Kindern des Grundbesitzers Pjotr Wladimirowitch Geschichten über Zauberei, Folklore und den Winterkönig mit den frostblauen Augen. Verbotene Geschichten […]

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MY SISTER, THE SERIAL KILLER by OYINKAN BRAITHWAITE | book review

von am 27/10/2019

What is it about? When Korede’s dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what’s expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This’ll be the third boyfriend Ayoola’s dispatched in, quote, self-defence and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has […]

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The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon | damn, it’s dragons [Review]

von am 28/09/2019

What is it about? The House of Berethnet has ruled Inys for a thousand years. Still unwed, Queen Sabran the Ninth must conceive a daughter to protect her realm from destruction—but assassins are getting closer to her door. Ead Duryan is an outsider at court. Though she has risen to the position of lady-in-waiting, she […]

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