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Fantasy, science-fiction, classics, non-fiction - I love reading and hope to settle here on BookWyrm after a long odyssee of finding my place

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reviewed Silber by Kerstin Gier (Silber – Die Trilogie der Träume, #1)

Kerstin Gier: Silber (Hardcover, German language, 2013, Fischer FJB) 4 stars

Geheimnisvolle Türen mit Eidechsenknäufen, sprechende Steinfiguren und ein wildgewordenes Kindermädchen mit einem Beil … Liv …

Wouldn't recommend

1 star

Content warning Spoilers ahead

reviewed Handbuch Welternährung by Lioba Weingärtner (Schriftenreihe -- Bd. 1153)

Lioba Weingärtner: Handbuch Welternährung (German language, 2011, Bundeszentrale für Politische Bildung) 4 stars

Review of 'Handbuch Welternährung' on 'Storygraph'

4 stars

A very informative book about the situation of overcoming hunger in the world. Thereby, focussing on the importance of agriculture, cooperation of the various stakeholders and the role of money.

Sean B. Carroll, Sean B. Carroll: The Serengeti Rules (2016, Princeton University Press) 5 stars

We're all connected

5 stars

After learning about this book from a former colleague it took me quite a long time to finish it.

There is this part about genetics and I had a hard time to keep reading, even though the stories and developments around the genetics part were very interesting.

Overall, this book really hits the nerve. It explains a lot of connections and I love that solutions/best practice examples were included.

Holly Bourne: The Places I've Cried in Public (Paperback, 2019, USBORNE CAT ANG) 4 stars

Review of "The Places I've Cried in Public" on 'Storygraph'

5 stars

What a journey this was. It made me cringe, look back at my youth, cry, break my heart, shake my head. A really touching story that in a way helped me.

David Foster Wallace: Unendlicher Spaß (Hardcover, German language, 2009, Kiepenheuer & Witsch Gmbh) 4 stars

Infinite Jest is a 1996 novel by American writer David Foster Wallace. The novel has …

Review of 'Unendlicher Spaß' on 'Storygraph'

No rating

For some people this might be some sort of holy grail.. I was just super bored and annoyed. Maybe because I was supposed to read it for a seminar, but I really couldn't get into the flow at all.