Searching – failing

Why is it so hard to find a book to listen to, that I like? Often I get bored, if not at once, then after a while. Maybe after 20 pages or an hour, maybe even later, halfway through! Often I don't begin to listen at all since I think the voice of the reader … Continue reading Searching – failing

A handful of books…

A handful of the books on my virtual bookshelf... quite multifaceted... It's really awesome to be able to choose whether to listen to a book or read it. For the time being, I prefer to listen - you can be almost anywhere or do almost anything while listening - but you can't get them all … Continue reading A handful of books…

reading – sometimes – still

I confess! Haven't been reading much lately. Finished "Educated" by Tara Westower. Super-good! Finished "The Timetravelers Wife" by Audrey Nieffenegger. One of my favorites! Finished the Swedish Murder Mystery by Maria Lang - brilliant, and feels very modern though it was written in 1949. There weren't no computers nor any cell phones back then. That's … Continue reading reading – sometimes – still

I can’t stop!

At present, I'm listening to "Educated" written by Tara Westover. It's amazing! Memoirs are not my first choice of books to read, but if there are more of those like this one - I would for certain read more memories. Well-written, mindblowing, heartbreaking, mesmerizing, upsetting, interesting, agonizing, wonderful...... I just can't stop listening! During three … Continue reading I can’t stop!

Time to read – or rather – time to listen.

"Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine" by Gail Honeyman I haven't been listening to a book for some time now, men since I've seen this one "everywhere", I looked for it at "Storytel". It was available there, and I choose to listen to it in its original fashion. In English - with Scottish and all. And … Continue reading Time to read – or rather – time to listen.