Books

The Cheese Factory – Simone van der Vlugt

Cover photo by Wim van der Vlugt and model Simone van der Vlugt My book review of 'The Cheese Factory' written by Simone van der Vlugt In my view This historical fiction is set at the end of the 19th century and in the second part at the beginning of the 20th century and the… Continue reading The Cheese Factory – Simone van der Vlugt

Books

The Confused Guinea Pig – Paulien Cornelisse

My book review of 'The Confused Guinea Pig' written by Paulien Cornelisse In my view The story follows a guinea pig with a nine to five office job in marketing and communications at a company. It is not known which (fictional) company, that detail is left out, but it is also not needed to know.… Continue reading The Confused Guinea Pig – Paulien Cornelisse

Books

The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr

Cover from goodreads.com My book review of 'The One Memory of Flora Banks' written by Emily Barr In my view About the story, tips, tricks and so on… reading speed, general storyline oke, assumptions, popular book or not, subject like it or not The story starts with the 17-years-old main character Flora Banks. She lives… Continue reading The One Memory of Flora Banks – Emily Barr

Books

Princess in the Polder – Astrid Harrewijn

Dutch cover from astridharrewijn.nl My book review of 'Princess in the polder' written by Astrid Harrewijn In my view The story title The title of the book asks for some prΓ© assumptions. Your assumption could be that it is about a princess. A real one like you discover more often in novels and fairytales. So… Continue reading Princess in the Polder – Astrid Harrewijn

Books, Culture, Events

Halloween Books 2020

This weekend it is Halloween so I have written a blog post with a set thrilling books to read for this years home edition. Photo by Lucie Liz on Pexels.com The books are sorted in alphabetical order by title and followed by the year of publication and the author of the book. A Cosmology of… Continue reading Halloween Books 2020

Books

Five Feet Apart – Rachael Lippincott | Mikki Daughtry | Tobias Iaconis

Cover from goodreads.com My book review of 'Five Feet Apart' written by Rachael Lippincott, Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis. In my view This novel is about three young people who fight against Cystic Fibrosis. Frequently called 'CF' in the book. Cystic Fibrosis is chronic hereditary disorder that can be very life-threatening because it affects the… Continue reading Five Feet Apart – Rachael Lippincott | Mikki Daughtry | Tobias Iaconis

Books, Challenge, Technology

Challenge #100DaysOfReading

#100DaysOfReading This challenge is a well known challenge in the series of #100DaysOfX challenges. Many people in the bookcommunity have heard about it, sometimes participated in it, and are hosting also often their own "[numberofdays][reading]" challenges or "[time/theme based][readathon]"s. The #100DaysOfX challenges exists for circa 2,5 years now. And because I am studying Software Engineering… Continue reading Challenge #100DaysOfReading

Blog, Technology

Redesign and Introduction Sophie’s Tech

Hi readers! Sophie's Blog has a new logo and the blog is redesigned!The past couple of weeks I have been thinking about refocusing and therefor redesigning the blog. My interests are widely spread and vary from books, films, series, sports and travel to code, gadgets, games and other tech-related stuff. Because both areas have sometimes… Continue reading Redesign and Introduction Sophie’s Tech

Books

Dunkirk to Belsen – John Sadler

The memoirs of several soldiers, the letters of several leading officers, speeches of highly ranked persons and even songs sang while marching; are all described in this extraordinary memoirfull book about World War II. The story is in particular following the Durham Light Infantry. So very detailed! Enjoy reading! Loves from Sophie

Blog

Blog Structure 2020+

Sophie's Blog exists five years and it is time for a new blog structure. Back in 2016 and last year at the beginning of 2019, I introduced a new blogstructure. Changing blog focus Since March 2020The focus of Sophie's Blog has since Sophie's Blog 5th Anniversary zoomed in on books, films and series. With the… Continue reading Blog Structure 2020+