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Beautiful Creatures: On female friendships, male violence, and dogs who save the day

Artwork by Juliette Faraone

Just for starters–no, this isn’t the film adaptation of the YA novel about witches (that book *is* about witches, right?). I’m sure both those works were lovely, but this film is wholly separate and unique. 774 more words

Feminist Criticism

Movie Adaptations

Movie adaptations of books can be a double-edged sword to book lovers. Of course I want to see my favorite books made into movies – good ones though! 449 more words

Book Hoarder

Shia LaBeouf Is Real

Who doesn’t want to sit next to Shia LaBeouf and share an extra large popcorn while watching #ALLMYMOVIES?  I adore this mofo. No, I am not old enough to be his mother.   38 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Book To Movie Adaptations (Nov. 10, 2015)

Woop Woop! It’s Tuesday again, which means that it’s time for Top Ten Tuesday brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish. While I cheated last week, I’m going to try and be good this week and actually follow the theme of: Book to Movie Adaptations I Still Need to Watch/Am Looking Forward To! 1,225 more words


Beautiful Creatures, by Kami Garcia

This haunting, lyrical book surprised me. What should feel like a straightforward boy/girl relationship challenged by one of them being Other becomes, in Garcia and Stohl’s hands, an evocative fantasy taking place in a Southern small town, with characters that haunt you and a love story that feels right. 54 more words


Crimson Rose Butterfly

Butterflies conservatory, Bannerghatta National Park,Bangalore,

India, June2014

The Crimson Rose is a large, glossy, black butterfly. It has a slow, fluttering but steady flight, however, it flies slightly faster, stronger and at a greater height from the ground.

Beautiful Creatures

What I'm Obsessing Over This Week...

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