Top Ten Book covers of the decade

Top Ten Tuesday:
Book Cover Freebie:
Top Ten Book covers of the decade

TTT for January 27, 2020


Today is a Book Cover Freebie. As I recently did a post of my favorites books in the decade, I thought I would feature today my most favorite covers.
It really helped I do a yearly recap including my favorite cover of the year, like this last one.
I’m featuring here the Book Cover I preferred every year.

Please click on the covers to access my review

IN 2019

Vintage 1954

IN 2018

On la trouvait plutot jolie

IN 2017

One Sip at a Time

IN 2016

Sleeping giants

IN 2015

Race to Tibet

IN 2014

Star For Mrs Blake

IN 2013

Consolations of the Forest

IN 2012

Equal of the Sun

IN 2011

The Invetion of Hugo Cabret

IN 2010



Have you read any of these?
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The Ten Most Recent Additions to My 2020 Bookshelf

Top Ten Tuesday:
The Ten Most Recent Additions
to My Bookshelf

TTT for January 21, 2020


These are the ten most recent books added to my Goodreads TBR, as of 1/18, the day when I prepared this post.
It totally reflects my current focus in reading: French and Asian literature, mysteries, classics, including for children.

Please click on the covers to access more information 

Top Ten January 21 a

Top Ten January 21 b

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Top Ten Books on my 2019 Winter TBR

Top Ten Books
on my 2019 Winter TBR

TTT for December 17, 2019


TBRs are a great source of both treasures and anxiety for book bloggers. I constantly purge and organize, and lament as it keeps growing anyway. I bet many of you reading this post feel the same way. So, what are my top ten books on my Winter TBR?

Please click on the covers to access more information on each

2020 releases

   Dreamland Perfect Little Children Second Sister

I got Dreamland directly from the publisher,
because I’m a big fan of Nancy Bilyeau
and her historical novels
as you can see in my review of The Blue

I got Perfect Little Children.
I do enjoy mysteries by Sophie Hannah,
with her new official Hercule Poirot stories

and Second Sister
through Edelweiss Plus,
as I enjoy books in translation – here from the Chinese


Received through Netgalley in 2019

If You Cross the River

not yet read!


Gifts from other bloggers!

The One And Only Ivan Some Prefer Nettles

was won at Feed Your Fiction Addiction

was generously sent by Lucy at The Fictional 100.
By the way, do you know about her amazing reference book
on the most influential characters in world literature?
A must read!
I plan to read Some Prefer Nettles
during the Japanese Literature Challenge 13,
with the 4 following books


Japanese titles

 The Ten loves of Mr Nishino Inhabitation

7. and 8. 
were received in 2019 through Edelweiss Plus

 The sound of waves NP

9. and 10.
have been on my physical TBR for a while

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