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Yo, I'll tell you what I want, what I really really want

Welcome to another Top 5 Wednesday post! I skipped the last two weeks ones bc 1) I was feeling lazy and 2) stressed so I wasn’t in the mood to type out my own posts. 520 more words

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Book Pairing of the Week: Howl's Moving Castle

After finishing NOS4A2 by Joe Hill, I was excited to read something a little lighter and less murder-y. I was explaining Howl’s Moving Castle by Dianna Wynne Jones to someone, and she said, “Wait. 226 more words

The princess and the portrayal: feminism and self-love in Miyazaki's movies

The set-ups of certain of Hayao Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli films make you feel as though you’ve returned to Disney’s fairytales. In Howl’s Moving Castle, downtrodden hat maker Sophie has her… 895 more words

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Howl's Moving Castle


For those of you who don’t know (mind you, I did not) Howl’s Moving Castle is actually a book. For those of you who found that fact obvious, note that the other half is true; it is also a film by none other than Hayao Miyazaki. 284 more words


Event: London's Southwark Playhouse presents stage adaptation of Kiki's Delivery Service

Kate Hewitt, currently the Associate Director for Sam Mendes’ Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, is directing a stage adaptation of the children’s book  250 more words

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Howl's Moving Castle

My kids love watching the movie version of Howl’s Moving Castle. When I discovered it was based on a book, I decided to add the title to our To Read list. 1,335 more words

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