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Review of Vampire Academy, the movie. (Spoilers)

So continues my fantasy movies and television month review series.

When one goes to watch a movie, seeing it received one star, there is a little bias when you hit play. 1,293 more words

Writer Rant

The 5th Wave: Movie Review

*Spoiler Free*

The wait is over. The movie is here. I watched it on tuesday, and 4 days later I’m finally writing a review.

IMDb synopsis: Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. 656 more words

An unlikely love blossoms in the 1950s in Todd Haynes’s excellent ‘Carol’

By Matthew E. Milliken
Jan. 15, 2016

Director Todd Haynes develops a romance between a young shop clerk and an elegant married mother in  698 more words


Everything is illuminated * Jonathan Safran Foer

This must be one of the few books where I was thinking “WTF am I reading?” for most of the time. I did not know there was a movie starring Elijah Wood and I had no idea how addictive the book proved to be. 3,105 more words

Book Reviews

The book was better

“Snape raised his wand and pointed it at Dumbledore. ‘Avada Kedavra!’”

I remember reading this traumatic bit of literature from “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” at the ripe young age of 11. 556 more words

Movie Topic

Kobo Writing Life Podcast – Episode 048 – Michael Connelly


Kobo recently held a special event in downtown Toronto for some of its best customers, avid readers and fans of Michael Connelly. Special guests had a chance to meet one another for cocktails and snacks, mingle, get books signed, and listen to a live on-stage interview with Michael Connelly, who was interviewed by… 766 more words