Feature&Follow (4.1.2013)

Q: What New Years blogging or writing resolutions have you placed on yourself?
I have done one post about this and it can be found here.
Mostly I want to increase the volume of my followers so I can start hosting book tours. I also want to post regularly. Of course I also participate the Goodreads 2013 Reading Challenge and my goal is to read at least 50 books this year. And there’s going to be new awasome design soon (I hope!)..

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Cuteness overload!

These pics were taken during our Christmas break when we (me and J) went to visit our parents.
“We’re ready”

Sohvi sleeps


 My sister took these pics and said it was easier to take pics featuring Sohvi, because..
 ..either Esko looked like this..
..or this :D

Me and Esko :)

..and then he decided he wanted to go :D

Me and Sohvi

In the making of Christmas pics

 Dad came and distracted the bunnies..

Yep, many pictures and I still didn’t show you the videos :D

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WWW Wednesday (2.1.2013)

WWW Wednesday is hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions:
- What are you currently reading?
- What did you recently finish reading?
- What do you think you’ll read next?

My answers:

What are you currently reading?
I am currently reading Wake by Abria Mattina. Yesterday I highlighted some amazing passages from the book and I’m planning on sharing them when I review it :)

What did you recently finish reading?
I finished Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell last Friday and it found it’s way to my favorites shelf! A review can be found here.

What do you think you’ll read next?
I think I’ll try something different and read The Look of Love (The Sullivans 1) by Bella Andre.

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Teaser Tuesdays (1.1.2013)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

- Grab your current read
- Open to a random page
- Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
- BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
- Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

My Teasers:

” ‘So why’d you come here?’ Willa folds the paper carefully, taking her time.”

-Wake by Abria Mattina

This is the first meme I participated in and I would like to find more interesting and fun memes. I’m taking suggestions!

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Book Review: Margaret Mitchell – Gone with the Wind

Gone with the WindMargaret Mitchell – Gone with the Wind

Date released: 1936
Pages: 1048
Read: 28.12.2012
Format: Kindle e-book
Source: Amazon US

A summary can be found here.

My review





I decided to read this, because my granny loves it so much. She's read Gone with the Wind several times and never fails to mention how good a book it is. So I added it to my to-read list. In December I got an urgent feeling I must read it, so I grabbed the book and began.
I was astonished how the book managed to grab a hold of me from the very beginning. I was even interested about the history aspect of the book! Although Scarlett seemed a very annoying person I read about her life with great interest and I wasn't concerned about the length of the book...

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