Posted in ADD Nonfiction

Gabor Maté “Scattered Minds”

The author of the book, Dr. Gabor Mate, is a physician whose special interest is…

Posted in Asia Cultural Fiction Humor Japan

Sayaka Murata “Convenience Store Woman”

Keiko, a 36-year-old woman, has been working in a convenience store for eighteen years. It…

Posted in America Fiction Historical Memoirs

Kathleen Rooney “Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk”

This book is inspired by the life and work of a poet and ad woman…

Posted in Australia Fantasy Fiction Friendship Nature

Robbie Arnott “The Rain Heron”

“The Rain Heron” is Robbie Arnott’s second novel. The first one, “Flames”, was shortlisted for…

Posted in England Fantasy Fiction Humor

Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman “Good Omens”

Angel Aziraphale and a demon Crowley grow accustomed to life on Earth and make a…

Posted in Animals Biology Nature Nonfiction

Mark Carwardine „Extreme Nature: The Weirdest Animals and Plants on the Planet“

This beautiful book is a mind-blowing guide to the weirdest and most remarkable wildlife on…

Posted in America Cultural Fiction Historical

Sue Monk Kidd “The Invention of Wings”

I stumbled upon Sue Monk Kidd’s „The Invention of Wings“ while looking for „The Secret…

Posted in Fiction Religion Romance

Uzma Jalaluddin “Ayesha at Last”

What comes first, love or marriage? Even people with the same religious background seem to…

Posted in Fantasy Fiction Magical Realism Science Fiction

Matt Haig “The Midnight Library”

‘Between life and death there is a library’, she said, ‘and within that library, the…

Posted in Autobiography, Memoir Children Cultural Fiction Guatemala Maya South America War

Rigoberta Menchú & Dante Liano „The girl from Chimel: tales from a Mayan village“

Have you ever looked at the small coloured stones in the river magnified through the…

Posted in Autobiography, Memoir Fiction LGBT Switzerland

Fleur Jaeggy “Sweet Days of Discipline”

There have been many teenage, female protagonists in literature. We’ve witnessed the sexualization and abuse…

Posted in Crime Nonfiction psychology Self help

Joe Navarro “Dangerous Personalities”

Joe Navarro is a former FBI profiler specializing in behavioral assessment. He started lecturing on…

Posted in Estonia Guidebook Historical Nonfiction Sightseeing Tallinn

Martin Idol „100 things to do in Tallinn“

As travelling is pretty difficult at the moment, this superb book provides 100 possibilities to…

Posted in Crime Fiction Mystery

Robert Galbraith “Cuckoo’s Calling”

The main character is a financially struggling private detective, Cormoran Strike, an Afghanistan war veteran…

Posted in Fiction Historical Religion Westerns

Willa Cather “Death Comes for the Archbishop”

A strong smell of campfire is permeating the traveler’s clothes and hair. After a long…