August Bookish Favorites |

Hello my beautiful friends! After two posts traveling the world with Agatha Christie, we are back to our regular programming with this week’s version of Friday Bookish Favorites for a little inspiration for your weekend.                                               WHAT I AM READING   “There’s rich, there’s filthy rich, and then there’s crazy reach”  (People)   This fabulous book!   “When New Yorker Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in…

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FRIDAY BOOKISH FAVORITES: Traveling the World with Agatha Christie | PART 2

Agatha Christie adventure books

Hello and happy Friday! How is your summer going? As promised, here is the second part of my summer recommendations if you are interested in reading a new Agatha Christie book. If you want to see my first three recommended books (Egypt, south coast of England and Iraq), click here. So, if you are heading to your vacation or you just want to spend a lazy summer afternoon with a good mystery, keep on reading!   Let’s start with the one with the “most exotic” title…        …

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FRIDAY BOOKISH FAVORITES: The Summer with Agatha Christie edition

Friday bookish Favorites - Agatha Christie

Happy Friday my friends and welcome to S.U.M.M.E.R!!!!!! Today, I have a very special edition for you! For this week’s Friday Favorites,  I have compiled a list of my favorite Agatha Christie books that I think will be perfect for your summer reading! They are part of her “foreign travel”  books taking place in exotic locations and they will satisfy your wanderlust until your own vacation!   Let’s start with one of the most famous of her books. If you are new to her work, this is a wonderful book…

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“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear”. C.S. Lewis   Good morning ladies and gentlemen and welcome to my stop on the blog tour and review of the first book in The Odense Series called A Presence of Absence by two authors,  Sarah Surgey and Emma Vestrheim.     But, first things first. Although the book takes place in two countries, England and Denmark, this is where the murders take place: Odense, Denmark.         Odense is the birthplace of our beloved Hans Christian…

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Book review | The Woman in Cabin 10 |

Did you read THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN and loved it? What about GONE GIRL? Are you looking for a book with the same feeling? Well, here it is!           First, let’s watch this very suspenseful book trailer for The Woman in Cabin 10…       THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10 by RUTH WARE Upcloseandbookish Rating: 5 stars     ” This was meant to be the perfect trip. The Northern Lights. A luxury press launch on a boutique cruise ship. A chance for travel…

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