December

 

Books read: 8

Dying for Christmas by Tammy Cohen

Twilight by Stephanie Meyer (re-read for the 23432428th time!)

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

The Christmas Mystery by Jostein Gaarder

My True Love Gave to Me by Stephanie Perkins et al.

Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham

Captivated By You (Crossfire #4) by Sylvia Day

Harry Potter: The Creature Vault: The Creatures and Plants of the Harry Potter Films by Jody Revenson.

Favourite read: Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham.

Least Favourite read: The Christmas Mystery by Jostein Gaarder.

 

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The Christmas Mystery

 

The Christmas Mystery.

Jostein Gaarder

Pages: 247

Rating: 2/5xmas my

 

From Amazon:

โ€œFifty years ago a girl disappeared from her home in Norway. She ran after a lamb and found herself travelling right across Europe to Palestine, and back through 2000 years to meet the Holy Family in Bethlehem. There she met angels, shepherds, wise men and other biblical characters who joined her on her pilgrimage; and she heard of many of the things that happened in the world in the last 2000 years.

In present-day Norway, a boy acquires a strange old Advent calendar. Hidden in each of the windows is a tiny piece of paper. Little by little these pieces unfold the girl’s story and as we learn what happened to her, another story is revealed – that of the strange old man who made the calendar.โ€

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