China trip 5: the “again china??” trip (Beijing 1)

First things first: If you plan to go to China, visit ctrip.com. Hotels are way cheaper and way more there (careful, some are only for chinese, so maybe you will get cancellations. But they will call you and find you another hotel) Flights for inside China are way cheaper. It is the only way (I think) … More China trip 5: the “again china??” trip (Beijing 1)

Multiple bookhauls

Over the past months I kept buying books from different “sources”. I waited until I reached a stopping point (until I go to Greece in 2 weeks and buy more) before making a post about them. Here they are: 1.The books I bought from amazon.co.uk A very Russian Christmas, by various russian writers A collection … More Multiple bookhauls

Readathon17: Books 16-20

Previous links: Readathon17: Books 1-5 Readathon17: Books 6-10 Readathon17: Books 11-15   16. The Underground Railroad, by Colson Whithead Readathon category: a book that won an international award within the last three years An award-winning book about slavery and the underground railroad, the network American slaves used to escape to states where they could be free. … More Readathon17: Books 16-20