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2017 Reading Challenge - A Book with Career Advice

Good Evening bookworms :)
Guess what its Thursday and you know what that means
A new review this time for the category - A Book with Career Advice 

by Sophia Amoruso

First of all
Again I helped myself to a review from goodreads

* "In #GIRLBOSS Sophia Amoruso tells the story of her incredible success. 
She shows us how everyone can become successful when you trust yourself and follow your instinct. Sophia Amoruso is the founder and CEO of clothing company Nasty Gal, a company with sales of over $ 100 million and employs over 350 people. 
But the first thing she ever sold online was not a piece of clothing - it was a book she had stolen somewhere. Until her twenty-second she had all sorts of jobs and no idea what she wanted to do with her life. Then she decided to try some vintage clothes on eBay. 
The rest is history
" *

I´ll give it a 10 out of 10...just like that ;)
This is more or less my new personal bible ;) (no offence ^^)
Recently I´ve not really been in a very g…

Links I Love #3

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How are you all lately? ^^
Did you discover anything lately? Let me know ;)

With lots of love ♥♥♥ Verena

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2017 Reading Challenge - A Book based on mythology

Good Evening you wonderful bookworms :)
How are you all doing today? I hope you all are very fine!

So lets talk about todays book...s :)
For the category - A Book based on mythology

Not necessarily a category with many options especially if it needs to be only based on and also a category you wont find many "Grown ups" Books ;) Of cause you could always read something like The Odyssey or The Iliad but those are actually the mythology and not the piece based on...
So I found many many young adult and Children´s book - how about you?
So first I just thought what ever and chose

Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series
by Rick Riordan

I actually attempted to read the whole series...did not make it at all - to many other books to read ;) haha. But I managed Part one and two - thats not too bad ^^

Again here are summaries from goodreads

The Lightning Thief

* "Percy Jackson is a good kid, but he can't seem to focus on his schoolwork or control his temper. And lately, being …