by Cornelia Funke
Translated from the German by Anthea Bell
“Books have to be heavy because the whole worlds inside them.”
This single sentence does tell you a lot, does it not?
To all men and women who truly love books, this series would definitely make a lot of sense. After all, which one of us would not love to see their favourite characters come to life…
However, when you do come face to face with them, would you really love them as much as you would have expected? That is what this book explores… Continue reading Book of the Week #9:
by C. S. Lewis
Shasta was dreadfully frightened. But it suddenly came into his head, “If you funk this, you’ll funk every battle all your life. Now or never.”
This was pretty much the same thought I had had, on one fine day during the Spring of ’14. Now or never.
Onward and Upward! To Narnia, and the North!
And thereafter, as I galloped along this beautiful but lonesome path, I never gave myself a chance to look back and wonder. But now, having slowed down into a comfortable trot, I can allow myself to reminisce… Continue reading Book of the Week #6: