Skip to main content



World book day

Hello lovelies,

today is world book day, but honestly when isn't, and today I will tell you a bit about my reading story. 

In east berlin, where I grew up, children were taught to read in the very beginning of elementary school. And I was very, very bad at it. My grades very not good. I had a 3 which equals to a C I guess and that wasn't good. My parents didn't helped me either because they didn't knew how. 

But my nanny knew. My nannys mom lived in west berlin and she smuggled some comics over the border. And with these comics I started to read. My first attempt was just looking at the pictures but I wanted to know more and then I started reading.I mean really reading. And I couldn't stop. I read all the comic books she brought to our home and gained interest in reading more. Shortly after I got my first library card and since then I was found in the library every week or so. 

And I loved reading ever since. I consumed books. Due to my mental health condition there wa…

Latest posts

My spring tbr

my march wrap up

february wrap up

january wrap up

Birthday Book Haul

My tbr this year

My favorite books of 2016

2016 - a recap

A new Begining?