Books

Thoughts on Deathly Hallows Movie – Part 1

Did you notice that the intro got darker with every movie? The Warner Brothers logo is literally so rusty in The Deathly Hallows that is falling apart! I remember the good old yellow WB logo from Philosopher's stone.  I love Hermione's bedroom. It looks like the perfect place to relax and read. And she has so many books!…

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children – Book Review

The cover of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs was the first thing that caught my attention. Who hasn't seen the creepy black and white picture of the levitating girl? I have a very ordinary taste for antique photography, you see, the most bizarre and inexplicable, the better. So it's not a surprise that the premise of this book…

This Savage Song – Book Review

Last month I got This Savage Song by the fantasy author Victoria Schwab. I started it immediately, attracted by the beautiful cover and the promise of a brilliant urban fantasy. “Monsters, monsters, big and small, They're gonna come and eat you all."  But I found myself distracted after the first two chapters, since the pacing was somewhat…