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Book Review – “Lies She Told”

My September 2017 Book of the Month Club choice did not disappoint me!  I chose Lies She Told by Cate Holahan, a writer from New Jersey.  This novel is one out of three of her books that are available now. With a deadline edging closer and closer, Liza Cole has to create a novel that… Continue reading Book Review – “Lies She Told”

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Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995): One of the best Halloween comedies to watch! Leslie Nielsen stars as Count Dracula in Mel Brooks' comedic turn on the Bram Stoker classic, Dracula. With every Mel Brooks film, you know there will be more than one film reference!   Hocus Pocus (1993): I mean, what's a Halloween… Continue reading Top 5 Halloween Films to Watch Every Year

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BOOK REVIEW – “The Serpent King”

Describing this novel is a little bit harder for me to do on this one, and believe me, if I could type it all out for you, I would.  So I'm going to try. The Serpent King is about three friends, three different walks of life, who somehow formed a friendship- a bond. Dill, Lydia,… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – “The Serpent King”

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Movie Review – “Little Evil” – Netflix

Did Netflix do it again with a fantastic horror-comedy film, or was it a bust? Little Evil stars Evangeline Lilly and Adam Scott, and some other celebrity appearances. Gary and Samantha are newlyweds. Samantha has a 6-year-old son, Lucas. Lucas may be the Antichrist. After a disturbance at Lucas's school that causes Gary to show… Continue reading Movie Review – “Little Evil” – Netflix

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5 Best Graphic Novels to Check Out

In my undergrad college career, I once minored in English Literature. One of the electives, was a class called Introduction to Modern Literature. When I read that, I thought that it would be novels from the surrounding years of that time (about 2011-2012).  In no way did I think I would be taking a class… Continue reading 5 Best Graphic Novels to Check Out

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“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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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