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“The Opposite Book Tag“ – Weekend Tag

It’s already Sunday again! Where did the week go?! Well, this weekend’s tag is going to be the “Opposite Book Tag” originally done by minhaestante.


1. First/Last book in your collection




Die Struwwelliese by Cilly Schmitt-Teichmann versus Dark Destiny by Jennifer Benkau







2. A cheap/expensive book




House Rules by Jodie Picoult (3 Euros for hardcover) versus Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Joanne K. Rowling (23 Euros German Edition)





3. A book with a male/female protagonist




Der Kreis der Dämmerung by Ralf Isau versus The Winner’s Curse by Marie Rutkoski







4. A book that you read fast/took you forever



Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell (read it on my e-book and did not know it was over 400 pages) versus Swan Song by Robert R. McCammon (I’m still reading and it has been over a year)





5. Pretty/Ugly Cover




Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout (US edition) versus Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout (German edition)






6. A national/international book




Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier (German) versus The Ambassador's Mission by Trudi Canavan (Australian)








7. A thin/thick book



Living Dead Girl by Elizabeth Scott (176 pages, huge font) versus A wise man’s fear by Patrick Rothfuss (994 pages UK edition,1352 pages German edition)





8. A fiction/non-fiction book




Cinder by Marissa Meyer versus Always Looking Up by Michael J. Fox






9. A romantic/action book




Twilight by Stephanie Meyer versus Legend by Marie Lu






10. A book that made you happy/sad




It had to be you by Susan Elizabeth Phlilips versus A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness






That was fun! Did you read any of these books? My weekend is almost over and it has been raining the whole time... I hope, you had better weather and a nice weekend!