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Le Voyage d’hivern by Amélie Nothomb

I've read many books written by Amélie Nothomb, but Le Voyage d'hivern isn't her best. This short novel caught my attention on the French book section; I thought it would be a controversial story as usual. However, this book wasn't what I expected. Le Voyage d'hivern tells the story of Zoïle, a young man with… Continue reading Le Voyage d’hivern by Amélie Nothomb

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Book-sleeve DIY

Book sleeves have become the latest fashion in bookstagram world. Lots of people are selling this products that helps us keeping our books perfect wherever we bring them (uni, traveling, etc). I've been looking for some Etsy shops or people who make and sell book-sleeves, but the shipping price was so expensive (about 12 euros)… Continue reading Book-sleeve DIY

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La posada del viajero de Armado Rodera

Hey guys! I'll be posting this review in Spanish because the book is only available in that language. Sorry 😦 La posada del viajero de Armando Rodera es un libro que me ha sorprendido mucho. Lo compré por 2 euros en Amazon durante una oferta y dudaba bastante sobre si me acabaría de gustar o… Continue reading La posada del viajero de Armado Rodera

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We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

A lot has been said about We Were Liars, some people have fallen in love and others just don't see the point. I should admit it: I loved it! The book tells the story of Candence, a rich young girl who suffers from a brain injury (including amnesia) due to an accident. The accident took… Continue reading We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

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Petit Pays by Gaël Faye

"An incredible story about the social conflicts in Burundi and Rwanda during the 90s told by an innocent child" Petit Pays is the first novel of Gaël Faye, a Rwandan singer. This author was new to me, as well as the main theme of the book: the conflicts in Burundi and Rwanda. This may sound… Continue reading Petit Pays by Gaël Faye

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TOP 5 – Libros cortos para leer este verano

El verano ya está aquí para muchos,  por fin llegan los días de relax eterno. Es hora de leer todo lo que no has podido leer durante todo el año, pero aparece el dilema de escoger qué libro leer. Para eso he decidido hacer una pequeña selección de cinco libros para leer durante las vacaciones… Continue reading TOP 5 – Libros cortos para leer este verano

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Planning a summer trip

Lots of us have a countdown with the days remaining until summer. It is still February but planning a summer trip  is a must during the school year. We have lots of different ideas; we want to travel around the world but our budget is not what we expected. After some years planning summer trips with my… Continue reading Planning a summer trip

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5 tips for choosing a college major

Senior year is one of the bests moments of our lives. You enjoy every single moment with your friends, dreaming about how the next year will be. But there's dark about it. Senior year is also a hard time: you have lot of things to decide and you start thinking you might not be ready for… Continue reading 5 tips for choosing a college major