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The last act of love – Cathy Re...

The last act of love – Cathy Rentzenbrink

In the summer of 1990, Cathy’s brother Matty was knocked down by a car on the way home from a night out. It was two weeks before his GCSE results, which turned out to be the best in his school. Sitting by his unconscious body in hospital, holding his hand and watching his heartbeat on […]

Beautiful broken things – Sara ...

Beautiful broken things – Sara Barnard

Best friends Caddy and Rosie are inseparable. Their differences have brought them closer, but as she turns sixteen Caddy begins to wish she could be a bit more like Rosie – confident, funny and interesting. Then Suzanne comes into their lives: beautiful, damaged, exciting and mysterious, and things get a whole lot more complicated. As […]

The gate of angels – Penelope F...

The gate of angels – Penelope Fitzgerald

It is 1912, and at Cambridge University the modern age is knocking at the gate. Fred Fairly, a Junior Fellow at the college of St Angelicus, where for centuries no female, not even a pussy cat, has been allowed to set foot, lectures in physics. Science, he is certain, will explain everything. Until into Fred’s […]

Love is a four-legged word – Mi...

Love is a four-legged word – Michele Gorman

Best friends Scarlett and Shannon spend their days tangled up in dog leads and covered in fur, running their dog business together. Scarlett’s intensive training course, Ruff Love, fixes owners as much as their pets, while Shannon spends her days walking spoiled pooches. They share more than their business though: they also share Scarlett’s husband, […]

An ember in the ashes – Sabaa T...

An ember in the ashes – Sabaa Tahir

Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. When Laia’s grandparents are brutally murdered and her brother arrested for treason by the empire, the only people she has left to turn to are the rebels. But in exchange for their help in saving her brother, they demand that Laia spy on the ruthless Commandant […]

Confess – Colleen Hoover

Confess – Colleen Hoover

Auburn Reed has her entire life mapped out. Her goals are in sight and there’s no room for mistakes. But when she walks into a Dallas art studio in search of a job, she doesn’t expect to find a deep attraction to the enigmatic artist who works there, Owen Gentry. For once, Auburn takes a […]

A game for all the family – Sop...

A game for all the family – Sophie Hannah

After escaping London and a career that nearly destroyed her, Justine plans to spend her days doing as little as possible in her beautiful home in Devon. But soon after the move, her daughter Ellen starts to withdraw when her new best friend, George, is unfairly expelled from school. Justine begs the head teacher to […]

George – Alex Gino

George – Alex Gino

When people look at George, they think they see a boy. But she knows she’s not a boy. She knows she’s a girl. George thinks she’ll have to keep this a secret forever. Then her teacher announces that their class play is going to be Charlotte’s Web. George really, really, REALLY wants to play Charlotte. […]

Orphan X – Gregg Hurwitz

Orphan X – Gregg Hurwitz

‘Do you need my help?’ It was the first question he asked. They called him when they had nowhere else to turn. As a boy Evan Smoak was taken from an orphanage. Raised and trained in a top secret programme, he was sent to bad places to do things the government denied ever happened. Then […]

Throne of Glass – Sarah J. Maas

Throne of Glass – Sarah J. Maas

Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her kind, but she made a fatal mistake. She got caught. Young Captain Westfall offers her a deal: her freedom in return for […]

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Hi and welcome to my blog: More Delight! I'm Femke, 33 years old (or young!) and I live with my husband and our cat Jamie in The Hague, Holland.

On my blog, More Delight you can find book reviews in English, but if you click on the Dutch flag, you can also find reviews on movies and tv series, but also blogs about day trips, budget tips and lots more.

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