Bonfire is a whip-smart, intriguing, and fun debut from the immensely talented Ritter. The plot focuses on Abby Williams, a lawyer who must return to her hometown of Barrens, Indiana to investigate a local firm. While there, she becomes enmeshed in the mysterious disappearance of her former best friend, which wreaks havoc on her life… Continue reading Bonfire by Krysten Ritter | Book Review
https://youtu.be/Du22QqWEQR0 Today I discuss my favorite entertainment-related things (movies, TV, and games) from the first half of December!
Another round-up, ten more movies down. If you'd like to stay up-to-date with me, follow me on the ol' Letterboxd (you get sneak peeks of what this way too obsessed lady watches). Let the reviews commence! DAY 11 - THE ICEMAN (2013) This is a fascinating account of the true story of Richard Kuklinski… Continue reading Days 11 – 20 | 365 Day Film Challenge (Year Two)
This memoir was both fascinating and heartbreaking. Fisher recounts her experiences filming Star Wars and meeting fans, but mostly reveals her affair with Harrison Ford and the feelings she had for him. She includes diary excerpts, which only add to the ache I felt for her while reading. It's also extremely gutting when she mentions the fact… Continue reading The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher | Book Review
I'm baaaccckkkk... So, I'm crazy enough to attempt to do this for a second year. Here are the first ten films I've watched in this sophomore attempt at an insane goal. (Also, you can follow me on Letterboxd for early sneak peeks.) DAY 1 - MUDBOUND (2017) A beautiful work of cinema from Dee… Continue reading Days 1-10 | 365 Day Film Challenge (Year Two)
https://youtu.be/XxfiK21q5fo Today I show off my December Book of the Month Club choices! If you would like to join BOTM, use my affiliate link to save money and score a super cool tote bag! https://www.mybotm.com/kxn72rm0wleuerk9
Towards Zero isn't as strong as some of Christie's other works, but it's still incredibly intriguing and fast-paced. This novel follows a group of people who gather at Gull's Point, the home of a wealthy older woman named Lady Tressilian. Of course, everyone has their own motivations and problems. There's the successful professional tennis player… Continue reading Towards Zero by Agatha Christie | Book Review
https://youtu.be/OculXpA2Ud8 Today I talk about the movies and the TV show that I LOVED in the second part of November!
https://youtu.be/sIHTXr3VoZU Today I discuss the five books I read in November!
What a refreshing novel this is. The Girl With All the Gifts centers on a young girl named Melanie, who lives in an underground bunker. She attends class five days of the week, then on the weekends gets to eat a meal of grubs and take a chemical shower. When she's not in class, she… Continue reading The Girl With All the Gifts by M. R. Carey | Book Review