UNBOXING: July ‘Spells & Remedies’ bookboxclub Box

Maybe you’re following me on Instagram. Maybe you’re not. If you are, then you might have seen that I was chosen to be a rep for Bookboxclub for the months of July, August & September. AND I AM SUPER EXCITED ABOUT THIS, because their concept and boxes are amazing. So a while ago I received the July ‘SPELLS & REMEDIES’ box and that box is exactly what I’m going to unbox for you today. Safe to say there are massive spoilers for the box but I guess you should have figured by now. Hah. On y va!

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JULY BOOK HAUL – 11 books!

Hello friends! As promised, I would be back with more posts after my (much needed) summer vacation. I first visited Gozo, which is an island close to Malta, for about 10 days and flew to London straight after. Naturally, I couldn’t visit London without buying some books. Sadly, my suitcase space was limited which led to me “only” buying three. Now you must have become a bit curious, yes? In this post, I’d like to show you all the books I bought and received in the month of July. And I promise you– it was a verrrry good month. Let’s commence!

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RECENSIE: De Zon is ook een Ster door Nicola Yoon

De Zon is ook een Ster: 3.5/5
Auteur: Nicola Yoon
Uitgever: Querido kinderboeken

Ik heb een recensie-exemplaar mogen ontvangen van dit boek, dit beïnvloedt niet mijn mening.

“We are capable of big lives. A big history. Why settle? Why choose the practical thing, the mundane thing? We are born to dream and make the things we dream about.”

Nicola Yoon kende ik al van haar andere, super succesvolle boek Everything, Everything/Alles wat je lief is, dat dit jaar nog in de cinema komt. Ik had verwacht dat dit boek een beetje hetzelfde zou zijn, maar dat kan niet gezegd worden. Dit is een meer melancholisch liefdesverhaal dat je aan het denken zet.

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REVIEW: Donkerblauwe Woorden/Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley

Words in Deep Blue: 4.5/5
Author: Cath Crowley
Publisher: Young & Awesome (Dutch)

“We are the books we read and the things we love.”

A few days ago, I finished reading Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley (the Dutch edition). Because I want everyone to be able to read this review, I’ve written it both in English and Dutch. Dutch is first, so scroll a bit down for the English review and don’t hesitate to let me know your toughts!

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