Roald Dahl

I am sure that everybody, at some point or other, has heard of Roald Dahl. And I am not talking about British kids here, who will know his stories, or at least some of them, by heart. I'm talking about the rest of the world, mostly, of course, Germany, as I am myself a German. … Continue reading Roald Dahl


“Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children” by Ransom Riggs

I have a thing with books. They either catch my interest immediately, or they don't. There are rare exceptions, but those only confirm the rule, I think. Anyways, the first few pages are important, and sometimes the first sentence is all I need to be completely and utterly thrilled. In his book "Miss Peregrine's Home … Continue reading “Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children” by Ransom Riggs