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goodreads stars & how i use them

Originally posted on Work in Progress:
I see a lot of things about reviewers on Goodreads who give reviews that are either 1 star or 5 stars, with little in-between,…

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kate’s Top 12 Favorite Fictional Characters

Out of the countless stories we’ve heard throughout our lives, there are always a few characters who grab our attention in particular and stick with us for a long time. Maybe they are people we’d like to meet, or heroes we want to root for.

June 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Men and Machines: Let’s Talk About Kyle Reese

In which I break down what makes Terminator’s protagonist interesting and unique, complain about the new movie’s casting, and admire those sweet Nike kicks.

June 9, 2015 · 3 Comments

Taylor Swift Book Tag Challenge

…in which I list books in categories based on Taylor Swift song titles! I found this challenge on MissPrint’s blog, and it was originally created by The Book Life. We … Continue reading

May 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Top 7 of ’13: Best Books I’ve Read This Year

Happy New Year’s Eve! It’s that time again! My third annual favorite books of the year post. As those who followed me may have noticed, I’ve been in a bit … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

From Paris to Gotham: Similarities Between The Dark Knight Rises and A Tale of Two Cities (Part 2)

This is the final post in a two-part series comparing The Dark Knight Rises and A Tale of Two Cities. A film based on a comic book and a classic … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

From Paris to Gotham: Similarities Between The Dark Knight Rises and A Tale of Two Cities (Part 1)

Just how much do a 2012 comic book film and an 1859 British novel have in common? I’m about to answer that question! INTRODUCTION “When Jonah showed me his first … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 4 Comments
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