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Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

This review is as spoiler-free as I can make it. However, as it is impossible to discuss this story without giving away the progression of the first sections of the story, I highly recommend simply picking up the book and starting to read. Summary Lazlo is a nobody—an orphan and librarian who has only one… Continue reading Book Review: Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

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VLOG: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

I decided to try vlogging for a change... It's the first time I tried something like this, so the sound is a bit echo-y, and the image quality isn't as good as it could have been, but oh well. I would embed it here, but seeing as the file type isn't supported here, a link… Continue reading VLOG: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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Book Review: The Devil’s Lieutenant by Shervin Jamali

This review will be relatively spoiler free, only revealing the basic plot elements of the novella in question. Summary Michael has tragically lost his family. Learning that the souls of his dead wife and son might be trapped in hell, he enters into a deal with the Devil to save them: a deal that may… Continue reading Book Review: The Devil’s Lieutenant by Shervin Jamali

Review: Fantasy · Review: Teen Fiction

These Lies That Live Between Us by Kai Raine

Three sisters: the heir, the airhead and the dead. Parting in anger, each attempts to confront the looming threat of invaders practicing forbidden magic in her own way. However, they soon learn that history is not so simple—much like their bond to one another. This is the start of a fantasy epic about family, adventure,… Continue reading These Lies That Live Between Us by Kai Raine

Review: Fantasy

Game of Thrones Season 7: The Best Season Yet in All Aspects…Except One

This will contain massive spoilers for all of season 7, as well as the books up to A Dance with Dragons. Last night concluded the penultimate season of the juggernaut show that is Game of Thrones. Even though I just made a post about this season, that was a post riddled with frustration. This time,… Continue reading Game of Thrones Season 7: The Best Season Yet in All Aspects…Except One

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Adapting a Story vs an Idea: A Critique of Game of Thrones (Season 7)

Game of Thrones is a TV show adapted from George R. R. Martin's unfinished fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire. Game of Thrones is, without a doubt, the biggest show in the world. The books and show are full of rich character development and plots and intrigues so complex that it can be… Continue reading Adapting a Story vs an Idea: A Critique of Game of Thrones (Season 7)