Review: Historical Fiction · Review: Teen Fiction

Book Review: A Daffodil for Angie by Connie Lacy

I read this as part of a daisy review chain, and I want to apologize profusely to the author: I saw only that it was “historical fiction,” which in general I like. I ought to have read the sample before committing to reviewing this, because then I would have never picked this. I had 3… Continue reading Book Review: A Daffodil for Angie by Connie Lacy

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Review: Historical Fiction

Movie Review: Hidden Figures and How It Evaded Hollywood Whitewashing and Opened a Whole Other Can of Worms

Hidden Figures received a lot of accolades this year, and with good reason. Unfortunately, I found myself personally underwhelmed and disappointed in the movie. Don't get me wrong: I'm happy that the movie exists, and that it got a great deal of attention and praise. I recognize that it broke a lot of outdated Hollywood… Continue reading Movie Review: Hidden Figures and How It Evaded Hollywood Whitewashing and Opened a Whole Other Can of Worms