Neuzugänge November 2016

Diesen Monat habe ich mich wirklich sehr am Riehmen gerissen und ich bin echt stolz darauf, dass ich nicht so viele Bücher gekauft habe ^^ Außerdem habe ich es endlich geschafft den dritten Band von Game of Thrones (auf englisch^^) fertig zu lesen 🙂 vom 27. Juni 2016 bis zum 30. November 2016 habe ich an diesem Buch gelesen … Über die ganze Reihe bin ich immer noch etwas zwiegespalten, mal sehen wie es mir mit Band 4 ergeht ^^

Dann kommen wir jetzt zu meinen neuen Büchern 🙂

beneath-the-moon-and-the-starsBeneath The Moon And The Stars von Amelia Thorne
Home, sweet home…

Joy Cartier has been to some of the most beautiful places in the world – but none of them have ever felt like home. So moving into a tiny cottage in the idyllic village of Bramble Hill, walking distance from her childhood home, seems like the perfect plan.

That is, until she gets there. The surly inhabitants of Britain’s Friendliest Village are anything but welcoming. Even her neighbour, reclusive Hollywood star Finn Mackenzie, takes one look at her and walks in the other direction.

But when the village animosity steps up a gear, it is the infuriatingly brooding Finn who keeps coming to her rescue. Slowly Joy begins to realise that maybe a happy home isn’t about where you live, but who you’re with…

the-guestbookThe Guestbook von Holly Martin
Welcome to Willow Cottage – throw open the shutters, let in the sea breeze and make yourself completely at home. Oh, and please do leave a comment in the Guestbook!

As landlady of Willow Cottage, the young widow Annie Butterworth is always on hand with tea, sympathy or strong Norfolk cider – whatever her colourful array of guests require. A flick through the messages in the leather-bound cottage guestbook gives a tantalizing glimpse into the lives of everyone who passes through her doors.

This includes Annie herself – especially now that celebrity crime writer Oliver Black, is back in town. He might grace the covers of gossip magazines with a different glamorous supermodel draped on his arm every week, but to Annie, he’s always just been Olly, the man who Annie shared her first kiss with.

Through the pages of the Guestbook Annie and Olly, along with all the guests that arrive at the seaside retreat, struggle with love, loss, mystery, joy, happiness, guilt…and the odd spot of naked rambling!

Forget sending postcards saying ‚wish you were here‘ – one visit to Willow Cottage and you’ll wish you could stay forever.

one-hundred-proposalsOne Hundred Proposals von Holly Martin
‘Is there really such a thing as a perfect proposal?
Over the next hundred days I intend to find out. I will find one hundred ways to propose to our Chief Proposer Suzie McKenzie and post the results here for your enjoyment. One thing’s for sure, not one of my proposals will be on top of the Eiffel Tower with a dozen red roses.’

Best friends Suzie and Harry are partners in romance. That is, they run the.PerfectProposal.com, coming to the aid of would-be grooms to create the ultimate marriage proposal.

But when Harry decides to catapult the business into the big leagues with a PR stunt all Suzie can see is a hundred days of heartbreak stretching ahead of her. But however exotic the location, or breath-takingly romantic the setting, Suzie has to keep remembering that ‘Marry Me?’ is the one question she can’t say yes to.

This business proposal should come with one hundred broken heart warnings…

One hundred proposals, one hundred chances to say yes.

throne-of-glassThrone of Glass – Band 1 von 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 one huge sacrifice. Celaena must represent the prince in a to-the-death tournament – fighting the most gifted thieves and assassins in the land. Live or die, Celaena will be free. Win or lose, she is about to discover her true destiny. But will her assassin’s heart be melted?

the-winners-curseWinner’s Curse von Marie Rutkoski
As a general’s daughter in a vast empire that revels in war and enslaves those it conquers, Kestrel has two choices: she can join the military or get married. Kestrel has other ideas.One day, she is startled to find a kindred spirit in Arin, a young slave up for auction. Following her instinct, Kestrel buys him – and for a sensational price that sets the society gossips talking. It’s not long before she has to hide her growing love for Arin. But he, too, has a secret and Kestrel quickly learns that the price she paid for him is much higher than she ever could have imagined. The first novel in a stunning new trilogy, The Winner’s Curse is a story of romance, rumours and rebellion, where dirty secrets and careless alliances can be deadly and everything is at stake.

court-of-thorns-and-rosesCourt of Thorns and Roses von Sarah J. Maas
Feyre’s survival rests upon her ability to hunt and kill ? the forest where she lives is a cold, bleak place in the long winter months. So when she spots a deer in the forest being pursued by a wolf, she cannot resist fighting it for the flesh. But to do so, she must kill the predator and killing something so precious comes at a price … Dragged to a magical kingdom for the murder of a faerie, Feyre discovers that her captor, his face obscured by a jewelled mask, is hiding far more than his piercing green eyes would suggest. Feyre’s presence at the court is closely guarded, and as she begins to learn why, her feelings for him turn from hostility to passion and the faerie lands become an even more dangerous place. Feyre must fight to break an ancient curse, or she will lose him forever.The start of a sensational romantic fantasy trilogy by the bestselling author of the Throne of Glass series.Contains mature content. Not suitable for younger readers.

cruel-beautyCruel Beauty von Rosamund Hodge
Based on the classic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast, Cruel Beauty is a dazzling love story about our deepest desires and their power to change our destiny.

Since birth, Nyx has been betrothed to the evil ruler of her kingdom-all because of a foolish bargain struck by her father. And since birth, she has been in training to kill him.

With no choice but to fulfill her duty, Nyx resents her family for never trying to save her and hates herself for wanting to escape her fate. Still, on her seventeenth birthday, Nyx abandons everything she’s ever known to marry the all-powerful, immortal Ignifex. Her plan? Seduce him, destroy his enchanted castle, and break the nine-hundred-year-old curse he put on her people.

But Ignifex is not at all what Nyx expected. The strangely charming lord beguiles her, and his castle—a shifting maze of magical rooms—enthralls her.

As Nyx searches for a way to free her homeland by uncovering Ignifex’s secrets, she finds herself unwillingly drawn to him. Even if she could bring herself to love her sworn enemy, how can she refuse her duty to kill him? With time running out, Nyx must decide what is more important: the future of her kingdom, or the man she was never supposed to love.

it-ends-with-usIt Ends with Us von Colleen Hoover
Lily hasn’t always had it easy, but that’s never stopped her from working hard for the life she wants. She’s come a long way from the small town in Maine where she grew up – she graduated from college, moved to Boston, and started her own business. So when she feels a spark with a gorgeous neurosurgeon named Ryle Kincaid, everything in Lily’s life suddenly seems almost too good to be true.

Ryle is assertive, stubborn, and maybe even a little arrogant. He’s also sensitive, brilliant, and has a total soft spot for Lily, but Ryle’s complete aversion to relationships is disturbing.

As questions about her new relationship overwhelm her, so do thoughts of Atlas Corrigan – her first love and a link to the past she left behind. He was her kindred spirit, her protector. When Atlas suddenly reappears, everything Lily has built with Ryle is threatened.

november-9November 9 von Colleen Hoover
Fallon meets Ben, an aspiring novelist, the day before her scheduled cross-country move. Their untimely attraction leads them to spend Fallon’s last day in L.A. together, and her eventful life becomes the creative inspiration Ben has always sought for his novel. Over time and amidst the various relationships and tribulations of their own separate lives, they continue to meet on the same date every year. Until one day Fallon becomes unsure if Ben has been telling her the truth or fabricating a perfect reality for the sake of the ultimate plot twist.

9783641194659_coverDas Geheimnis der Hutmacherin von Natalie Meg Evans
1940: Cora Masson, die Tochter eines cholerischen Hutverkäufers, arbeitet schlecht bezahlt in einer Hutmacherei in London. Als sie den Kunsthändler Dietrich kennenlernt, sieht sie ihre Chance gekommen und geht mit ihm nach Paris, in die Stadt ihrer Träume. Fortan macht sie sich als Coralie de Lirac unter falscher adeliger Identität einen Namen in der Modewelt. Doch als die Nazis in Frankreich einfallen, scheint ihr Geschäft ruiniert.

im-hause-longbournIm Hause Longbourn von Jo Baker
Ein Millionenpublikum liebt Jane Austens „Stolz und Vorurteil“, ihren berühmten Roman über die Sorgen der Familie Bennet, für die fünf Töchter geeignete Ehemänner zu finden. Doch niemand weiß, was sich in Küche und Stall des Hauses Longbourn abspielt: Hier müht sich die junge Sarah über Wäschebottichen und Töpfen ab. Aber sie hat die Hoffnung noch nicht aufgegeben, dass das Leben mehr für sie bereithält. 9783641143091_coverIst die Ankunft des neuen Hausdieners James ein Zeichen? Während Elizabeth Bennet und Mr Darcy von einem Missverständnis ins nächste stolpern, nimmt im Hause Longbourn noch ein ganz anderes Liebesdrama seinen Lauf – denn James hütet ein Geheimnis von großer Sprengkraft.

Jo Baker erzählt Jane Austens bekanntesten Roman von einer ganz anderen Seite: der der Dienstboten. Und zeigt, dass deren Dramen jenen der Herrschaften in nichts nachstehen.

9783641200466_coverDie Kleidermacherin von Núria Pradas
Barcelona, 1917. Die hübsche Laia tritt eine Anstellung als Verkäuferin im Textilgeschäft Santa Eulalia an, in dem ihre Mutter als Näherin arbeitet. Laia ist von den luxuriösen Stoffen und schönen Kleidern fasziniert – und von der eleganten Roser. Diese will aus dem traditionsreichen Unternehmen ihrer Familie das erste moderne Modehaus Spaniens machen. Allen sozialen Gegensätzen zum Trotz freundet Laia sich mit der privilegierten Roser an. Doch dann tritt der charismatische Ferrán in ihr Leben – eine Begegnung, die das Leben beider Frauen für immer verändert …

Statistik:

Insgesamt  12 neue Bücher,
davon 9 gekaufte Bücher und
3 Leseexemplare

Natürlich habe ich, wie jeden Monat, auch fleißig gelesen:
1. Maybe This Christmas – O’Neil Brothers #3 von Sarah Morgan
2. Plötzlich Banshee von Nina MacKay
3. The Winner’s Curse von Marie Rutkoski
4. A Court of Throns and Roses von Sarah J. Maas
5. A Storm of Swords von George R. R. Martin
6. One Hundred Proposals von Holly Martin
7. The Guestbook von Holly Martin
8. Beneath the Moon and the Stars von Holly Martin & Amelia Throne

Insgesamt macht das am Ende des Monats 3575 Seiten. Mal sehen ob ich im Dezember etwas mehr schaffe 🙂

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