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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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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

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All the Missing Girls – Book Review

All the Missing Girls is the read for you if you are intrigued by the writing of The Girl on the Train. Filled with suspense and murder, Megan Miranda takes you on an adventure through a small town where character, Nicolette Farrell, has to come back to to fix up her childhood home whilst her… Continue reading All the Missing Girls – Book Review

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Book Review – “The Passenger” by Lisa Lutz

If you are a reader who is interested in the less mainstream genres of thrillers and mysteries, this novel is for you. Lisa Lutz really blew my mind with The Passenger. You would think the name of the book itself would tell you what the book is really about, but it totally bypasses that and… Continue reading Book Review – “The Passenger” by Lisa Lutz

Television, Uncategorized

Best Of…2016

It's here, guys. The end of 2016. For film, writing, and television, it's been a bumpy road. With the loss of such iconic stars in our lives, we try to start another year fresh, in hopes that 2017 does not take as many creative people. This post, I thought I would kind of recap what… Continue reading Best Of…2016

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“Wicked”: From Pages, To the Stage, & the Big Screen

Based on a novel, Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz, publish in 1995 by Gregory Maguire, tells the story of how the Witches of Oz became who they are from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. The story follows Elphaba and G(a)linda through their school days and up to when Dorothy… Continue reading “Wicked”: From Pages, To the Stage, & the Big Screen

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“The Girl on the Train” Novel/Film Review

I feel like this is a topic that has had so many reviews or posts in the last 3 months leading up to the movie premiere. For the record, I've had this post saved as a draft until I not only finished the book, but went to see the movie. If you have not seen… Continue reading “The Girl on the Train” Novel/Film Review

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“Red Queen” by Victoria Aveyard Review

  This novel is the first installment of a series written by Victoria Aveyard. It starts off following a young girl by the name of Mare. She has reached the age of 16 in a dystopian town, made up of Reds and Silvers (categorized by blood color), where she must either find a job or be sent to the… Continue reading “Red Queen” by Victoria Aveyard Review

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BOOK HAUL

FINALLY. I actually got some time to indulge in Barnes & Noble (and Target) over this week.Funny story is that I went into Barnes & Noble over the weekend, only to go in and get a gift card. Yeah...right. ONLY. Ended up coming out of there with 3 books in tow. Then tonight, I made… Continue reading BOOK HAUL

Books, Film

“Me Before You” Novel & Film Review

  For my blog post that focuses on both the book and film, I wanted to wait until I was able to see Me Before You after I read the novel three months before the film was released. I was not disappointed...at all. Jojo Moyes is the author of this novel, and contributed as screenwriter to… Continue reading “Me Before You” Novel & Film Review