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'Neverland' is great fun, but score holds it back

BOSTON – “Finding Neverland” could have been – maybe should have been – a great musical.

After all, the work that is at the heart of the piece – J.M. 854 more words


A Diner With Sir. J. M: Barrie

“Quick! Hide! If you keep quiet you’ll witness an extraordinary event. I’m having a special dinner tonight, I’ve invited a creative storyteller to reveal to the world the secrets his death has hidden underground. 581 more words

Quote of the Day

A safe but sometimes chilly way of recalling the past is to force open a crammed drawer. If you are searching for anything in particular you don’t find it, but something falls out at the back that is often more interesting.

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Quote Of The Day

Peter Pan - J. M. Barrie

Peter Pan, the book based on J.M. Barrie’s famous play, is filled with unforgettable characters: Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up; the fairy, Tinker Bell; the evil pirate, Captain Hook; and the three children–Wendy, John, and Michael–who fly off with Peter Pan to Neverland, where they meet Indians and pirates and a crocodile that ticks. 188 more words

Lost Boy isn't your childhood Peter Pan

On the worst night of Jamie’s young life, he leaves behind a devastating loss and follows a strange, mysterious boy into a tunnel under a tree and arrives in a magical, strange land where boys never grow up. 350 more words

Three More Books Everyone Should Read

I’ve been on a hot streak with books lately, reading a lot of really great ones, from magical to unsettling to the downright funny. I’ve picked out three from a rather long list of really great books that I’ve read recently, and while all the books are definitely worth a look, these three especially hit close to home for me, for a variety of different reasons. 717 more words