Books

“The Couple Next Door” – Book Review

The Couple Next Door is a debut novel for author Shari Lapena. Anne and Marco Conti seem to have the perfect marriage and the perfect little family. This all is about to change when the new parents go next door to a dinner party, leaving their infant at home alone in her crib. Once returning… Continue reading “The Couple Next Door” – Book Review

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“You Get Me” – Netflix Film Review

"If I can't have you, then nobody will." That one sentence is the only thing you will need that sums up this Netflix thriller, You Get Me. Bella Thorne, who once starred on the Disney Channel show Shake It Up, plays a very...unique, teen. After a fight during a party during the summer, couple Tyler… Continue reading “You Get Me” – Netflix Film Review

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Book Review – Once Upon A Dream by Liz Braswell

Hey guys! Have you ever wondered what could happen in a fairy tale? Like, not just the normal story? For example: What if Belle's mother turned the prince into the beast? What if the sleeping beauty never woke up? Well, Disney made it happen. Liz Braswell created a series called A Twisted Tale, which actually… Continue reading Book Review – Once Upon A Dream by Liz Braswell

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Books That Inspire

You Are A Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero - This self-help book really did inspire me, as much as it sounds cliche. Jen Sincero writes this how-to guide about focusing on yourself. She shares exercises, advise, and her own personal stories to help relate… Continue reading Books That Inspire

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Game of Thrones – Season 7

The countdown begins for season 7 of Game of Thrones on HBO (airs July 16). Who's ready?! I know I am! If you are new to the world of Game of Thrones, it follows nine families who fight over the city of Westeros in this mythical series that is written by George R.R. Martin. While… Continue reading Game of Thrones – Season 7

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Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

  One of my favorite classic films from 1959, Some Like It Hot, arrived in theaters again this week. I have seen this film multiple times on TCM (Turner Classic Movies), and I am so, so excited to see it on the big screen. Two musicians witness an act done by the mob. They flee… Continue reading Some Like It Hot – Fathom Events – Film Review

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Wonder Woman – Film Review

I've waited a long time to finally have a female-leading DC/Marvel film. I am glad they decided to do the origin films of the Justice League (If you haven't seen Wonder Woman yet, be sure to pay attention for the Justice League movie trailer-- OR check out the trailer linked below). There's nothing for me… Continue reading Wonder Woman – Film Review

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Book Review – Big Little Lies

  As soon as HBO announced they were going to do a mini-series of Liane Moriarty's Big Little Lies, I thought I should read the novel before I finished the series (I have yet to finish it). Last night, I was able to get through the last 40 pages of the novel. Not going to… Continue reading Book Review – Big Little Lies

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Actors From My Home State

Sorry for the lack in blog posts lately! I recently moved, and have not had Internet until last week. Oops! Thought I'd change posts up this time and highlight some of the actors/actresses that hail from the state I am from-- Illinois. I debated if I wanted to turn this in to a "tag," and… Continue reading Actors From My Home State

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My Life in Books – Tag

Find a book for each of your initials. H-  The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins E-  Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell C-  The Circle by Dave Eggers   Count your age along your bookshelf: What book is it? Well, I can't really answer this as I am packing to move, but I'll do it… Continue reading My Life in Books – Tag