Monthly Archives: April 2011

Summer Movie Preview, Part 2

In case you missed it, here’s part one. And now, four more movies I can’t wait to see this summer: X-Men: First Class – James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender as the young Professor X and Magneto, respectively. (June 3rd) Cowboys … Continue reading

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Summer Movie Preview, Part 1

The past few years, I have eagerly anticipated the arrival of the “Summer Movie Preview” issue of Entertainment Weekly in my mailbox. I am a movie nut. I love the high-quality Oscar-worthies that come out in the autumn and Christmas … Continue reading

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Book Review: Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson

Title: Forge Author: Laurie Halse Anderson Genre: YA historical fiction Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library First line: “Can you walk?” someone asked me. Spoiler alert: This … Continue reading

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