Book-aholism | shhh, I'm reading...

The Luxe by Anna Godbersen.

Hi, friends, I just finished this awesome historical fiction, called The Luxe, and I am hooked! This is the first book written by Anna Godbersen that I read, but I promise you, it’s not the last! I am so lucky that my favourite Irish pre-loved book store The Book Shop had not only this book, but […]

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Book-aholism | shhh, I'm reading...

Lily Prior, La Cucina.

 Possible triggers– Animal slaughter. Sex scenes. Loss of virginity. Violence. Murder. Birth. Death. Children with birth defects. Adults only. I was really looking forward to read this book, since the day, I held it in my hands for the very first time. Sicilian kitchen, traditions and the way of life- all sounded very promising, but […]

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Book-aholism | shhh, I'm reading...

About my book-reviews.

Hi, friends. I know, I should have written this post, before I started writing book reviews, but, as my grandma says- “better later than never”. So here goes: When I joined Goodreads, few years ago, I read several posts on book reviews, most of them titled “How to do book reviews like a pro”, “How […]

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Book-aholism | poetry

Hroswitha. In Praise Of Virginity.

Hroswitha. In Praise of Virginity. Look now, bride of God, what splendour on earth awaits you, what glories, too, in Heaven- Look now, bride of God! Joyful gifts you’ll get, festive, brilliant with torches. See there, the bridegroom comes! Joyful gifts you’ll get. And you will play new songs, plucking sweet sounds from strings; hailing […]

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