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Herzensbücher #4 | The Queen of the Tearling

Wir alle kennen sie: die Bücher, die wir innig lieben, die wir jedem weiterempfehlen wollen, die in uns Gefühle geweckt haben, die wir selber kaum fassen können, die uns in Welten entführen, von denen wir nicht zu träumen wagen. Ja, meine Lieben, ich spreche von Büchern, die wir ins Herz geschlossen haben - den absoluten… Continue reading Herzensbücher #4 | The Queen of the Tearling

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Review | ‘The Fate of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2016)

“Hell? Hell is a fairy tale for the gullible, for what punishment could be worse than that we inflict upon ourselves? We burn so badly in this life that there can be nothing left.” – The Fate of the Tearling, p. 369 This is the 3rd and last book of the “The Queen of the… Continue reading Review | ‘The Fate of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2016)

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Review | ‘The Invasion of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2015)

  “If we could be better people,” she would say, “if we could care about each other as much as we do about ourselves, think about it, Lily! Think what the world would be!” – p. 175 This is the 2nd book of the 'The Queen of the Tearling' trilogy. The Tearling has a new… Continue reading Review | ‘The Invasion of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2015)

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Review | ‘The Queen of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2014)

"Tear Queen, you’ll either be dead within a week or you’ll be the most fearsome ruler this kingdom has ever known. I see no middle ground." The Queen of the Tearling, p. 109 Today I want to share with you a reread of mine – namely the first book of a trilogy, “The Queen of… Continue reading Review | ‘The Queen of the Tearling’ by Erika Johansen (2014)