I read The Rhythm Section in anticipation of the upcoming film, and I can safely say I'm hyped. I absolutely loved the character of Stephanie Patrick. Is she the most likable protagonist out there? Certainly not, but she's relatable. She struggles, and the viewer goes through her highs and lows with her. Starting off as a… Continue reading The Rhythm Section by Mark Burnell | Book Review
Carrie Fisher's first memoir is a powerful, absorbing treat of a novel. In this slim yet potent account, Carrie has just undergone ECT (shock therapy) and is relaying her memories that have remained intact. Oh boy, what stories she has to tell. From her encounters with Cary Grant, her Hollywood upbringing, her romances, and the… Continue reading Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher | Book Review
https://youtu.be/PIx4a8auJjs Today I review Mass Effect: Andromeda, the latest game in the epic space franchise from BioWare and EA! Does it live up to the hype and standards of the previous games, though? If you'd like to purchase your own copy of the game, please use my affiliate link! http://amzn.to/2pd0jsS
Let's just cut to the nitty-gritty: I HATED this book. The story follows a group of boys who are the lone survivors of a plane crash that has left them stranded on a desert island. They quickly pair off into two groups as they try to survive in this harsh new world. Sounds interesting, right?… Continue reading Lord of the Flies by William Golding | Book Review
WOW. "Epic" is an overused word, but this novel is truly epic, both in length and narratively. The story follows Shadow Moon, a man who has spent three years in prison only to be released early due to his wife Laura passing away. While traveling to their home for her funeral, he meets a strange man… Continue reading American Gods by Neil Gaiman | Book Review
https://youtu.be/ZDy4H-WhlMQ Today I review Netflix's latest series, 13 Reasons Why!
https://youtu.be/XYLO0Nug710 Today I review the severely underrated psychological-horror film Pet! The cast includes Dominic Monaghan (The Lord of the Rings, Lost), Ksenia Solo (Orphan Black, Lost Girl), Jennette McCurdy (iCarly, Between), and Nathan Parsons (The Originals, True Blood), and is directed by Carles Torrens (Apartment 143).
WOW. What a ride Marlena took me on. The story follows how the titular character enters and forever changes the life of Cat, our eyes into the world of Silver Lake, Michigan and its citizens. Cat is fifteen and a newcomer to Silver Lake, while Marlena is seventeen and is used to the pace of… Continue reading Marlena by Julie Buntin | Book Review
https://youtu.be/mZKgcBptPmQ Today I review the first season of Marvel/ FX's first TV collab, Legion!
A Man Called Ove initially grabbed my attention because I had heard it dealt with mental illness and involved a cat. Boy, am I glad I picked this up. The story follows Ove, a widower who lives in a small residential area where his neighbors continually piss him off. It's obvious that Ove suffers from… Continue reading A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman | Book Review