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Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

Title: Gathering Blue

Author: Lois Lowry

Genre: Dystopian

Form: Paperback

If you were to ask me to give a synopsis of The Giver, I would just stare at you blankly until a new topic presented itself. 782 more words


Book Review: DIVERGENT by Veronica Roth

This past spring, I read Veronica Roth’s novel Divergent at the insistence of my 12-year-old daughter, Maddie.  This summer, I asked her to write a guest review of the book for… 222 more words


Take Me Tomorrow

Take Me Tomorrow
Shannon A. Thompson

Yes, I am back from an unintentional hiatus. Apologies to my readers! Big thanks to Shannon Thompson for providing a little extra motivation to get back in the game. 414 more words


Review: Take Me Tomorrow

Rating:  4 Bright and Shiny Stars out of 5

Book: Take Me Tomorrow by Shannon A. Thompson

Published by: AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc. on July 17, 2014… 462 more words


DAWN of the Planet of the APES (or Things Just Went APESHIT Over Here) – HM Movie Reviews

Back in 2011, a reboot of the Planet of the Apes wouldn’t sound like a good idea at the time, especially since at the time, it’s been over 10 years since the critically and audience-savaged Tim Burton remake and nobody would’ve thought this would be a good idea at the time. 720 more words


Your Brain's PnP Driver Has Been Hacked

In science fiction, we love the premise of enhanced brainpower. Wouldn’t you like to be Lucy, the main character in a recently released movie, who overdoses on a synthesized drug and ends up stimulating access to over 90% of her brain capacity to become a superhuman?  553 more words

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