Star Wars: Lost Stars – Book Review
Author: Claudia Gray
Providing an all new perspective on the key events of the original trilogy films, Lost Stars is the perfect companion piece to the existing movies as well as, in my humble opinion, THE must read film going into The Force Awakens. Continue Reading
(Scored out of ten; below 5 = not worth seeing, 6 = OK, 7 = good, 8 = great, 9 = fantastic, 10 = next to perfect)
In a world overrun with young adult novel adaptations The Maze Runner fails to stand out. Even with its unique premise it quickly succumbs to the traditional YA structure and its shortcomings. “The Maze Runner” has its moments but when put up against other, successful adaptations like The Hunger Games or Divergent, the film just doesn’t stack up. Continue Reading
Marvel has just announced a new original novel titled “Rocket Raccoon & Groot Steal the Galaxy” from writer Dan Abnett.
Fans may remember him as one of the former writers (alongside Andy Lanning) on the critically praised Guardians of the Galaxy comic series of 2008. To all of the people that have not heard of him before, or are put off by him coming from a background of comics, don’t fret. Abnett has a long history with prose writing, ranging from licensed material to completely original work. Some novels he’s authored include ‘Doctor Who’, ‘Warhammer 40k’ and ‘The Unremembered Empire’. Continue Reading
This is just a short essay I whipped up for an American Lit class I’m taking. It turned out better than I thought so I figured I would post it here in the hopes that a fan of the book finds it interesting or knowledgable. In any case enjoy!
In Zorah Neal Hurston’s “Their Eyes were Watching God” Janie’s hair symbolizes her emotional state and the way people perceive her. Her hair acts as the visual cue as to her sense of freedom at any given Continue Reading