Eat Train Read

Book Reviewer, Photographer, & Blogger
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Exploring the World One Page at a Time

Welcome to the explorations of an amateur photographer, professional bookworm, part-time wine enthusiast, and full-time cat mom.

I am originally from the Netherlands and am currently living in Edinburgh. Having lived all kinds of adventures through the books I read, August 2018 I decided to go on my own adventure by moving to Scotland and chasing a career in publishing.

The Current Count

Although this is in no way the definite count of books I’ve read in my life, it offers a realistic insight into the mountain of books I’ve devoured the past few years.




Blog Posts

Latest Blog Posts

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas | Book Review

Remind me again why I didn't read this book sooner? Lately it seemed that I was the only one that hadn't read this book yet. Everybody kept raving about it, and boy did I feel bad for not reading it... So I ordered myself a copy (which I should have done when it first...

Fragments by Dan Wells | Book Review

I have to tell you that sequels give me somewhat of a mixed feeling. They make me feel both excited and nervous. Very nervous because some don't live up to your expectations and will leave you really disappointed, wishing you'd never read the book in the first place....

TBTB Secret Santa

When I started book blogging, a few fellow bloggers told me about The Broke and The Bookish Annual Secret Santa. I fell in love with this idea right away. So me being the total blonde I am, I forgot to sign up. Yes I really did forget to sign up, while I'd been...

The Edinburgh Walking Guide

One of my absolute favourite characteristics of Edinburgh is that there are a plethora of walks to enjoy. Since it has now been five months since that I moved here, I thought it would be nice to share my favorite places to escape the city for a bit. Armed with a home-brewed cup of coffee, I prepared a list of beautiful and relaxing places to walk in Edinburgh or around the Edinburgh area.

Photo Gallery

 I am an amateur photographer and whenever I travel somewhere, whether just in Edinburgh or another country or city, I usually bring my camera with me. These are some of the most recent photographs I took.