OMG Shakespeare series by Various

Emojis, textspeak, and a dose of teen drama- that's what Shakespeare needed.  And truly, these slim volumes are a delight to read.  Similar in a lot of ways to other teen adaptations of Shakespeare's greatest (I'm looking at you, 10 Things I Hate About You and She's the Man), these books reinvent the Bard's characters... Continue Reading →


The Necklace by Claire McMillan

I adore books like these, with secret family mysteries and dual timelines and INTRIGUE AND DRAMA.  It's the soap opera fan in me.  I start reading one of these tomes and all of a sudden there's mention of a family member nobody talks about or an upper crust family with SECRETS, the all caps kind,... Continue Reading →

Film Review: It

To say I was excited for this movie would be an understatement.  When I heard they were going to be making a new IT movie, I was so hopeful.  I had watched the old 90s TV miniseries/movie and had thought it was decently done- of course, Tim Curry is utterly delightful and terrifying as Pennywise,... Continue Reading →

He Said/She Said by Erin Kelly

“If revenge is a dish best served cold, confession should be dished up piping hot or not at all.” Eclipses have been everywhere the past few days (while this is posting in September, I'm writing it just a couple of days after the Great American Eclipse).  So this book, which features a couple of eclipse... Continue Reading →

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