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Book Review: Marly's Ghost

If you ask me, David Levithan can pretty much do no wrong. I’ve now read at least a handful of books either written or co-written by this author, and I’ve love just about all of them. 638 more words

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Arts Review: A Christmas Carol

Dir. Dominic Hill, Citizens, 29th November ‘14 – 3rd January ‘15

As the audience settle into their seats, the small cast of The Citizens Theatre’s latest production of A Christmas Carol, subtly assemble to form a folk band, performing under the intricate silhouette of the London skyline hung above them. 383 more words


Kudos nominee for Outstanding Production No. 3

The third Queens Kudos nominee for outstanding production is “A Christmas Carol” produced by Titan Theatre Co. along with the Queens Theatre.

Now, it most definitely requires vision and talent to dust off this tired old chestnut and turn it into a glorious night at the theater. 101 more words


Charles Dickens--A Brief History

A Brief History of:

Charles Dickens

In case you don’t have time (or the stomach for) a 700 word summary of the life of Charles Dickens, here’s the gist: 781 more words

A Christmas Carol

Classic Alice: Classic Lit Meets Modern Media

Last week I shared my review of The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet, a book spin-off inspired by one of my favorite YouTube series: The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. 384 more words


Three Ghosts: Day One

Another Monday nearly gone, and here we are with Part 2 of “Three Ghosts,” a not-so-Dickensian post-holiday tale. And, because I didn’t actually complete this particular story before I started posting it (oh, don’t act like you’re surprised – unless I have a 500-word limit, things tend to get a bit… out of hand), this is not going to be a story in 4 parts as I originally intended. 1,616 more words


Scrooge (1951)

Film reviews are subjective. I tend to rate films not according to how “perfect” they are, seem to be, or are said to be in general but rather to how perfect they are to me. 253 more words

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