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Emma’s Random (Reylo) Thoughts Part 14: Is Reylo a “Twilight Thing?”

It’s been months since I wrote a shameless attempt to get more views, so it’s time for another one! So, in my last post, I promised that I would talk about the vampire in the room, ie “Is Reylo a … Continue reading

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Denial: Book, Film, and Adaptation

About a month ago I saw the film Denial, which tells the true story about Deborah Lipstadt, who wrote a book about Holocaust deniers.  One of her subjects, David Irving, sued her for libel in Britain.  The court ruled that … Continue reading

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Artemis, St. Joan of Arc, and Katniss: Thoughts on Katniss in the Catching Fire Movie (and book)

Note: This is NOT really a review of Catching Fire, but it is a reaction to the character of Katniss in the movie. This should also NOT be taken as a criticism of Jennifer Lawrence. I adore her. Spoiler Alert! … Continue reading

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Hunger Games Book Review

The first great twist in The Hunger Games involves the reaping, the selection of the boy and girl who will be contestants in the Hunger Games, a country wide fight to the death reality show.  Katniss explains to the reader … Continue reading

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ATP Book Club

A few days ago Querido Rafa posted a picture of Rafa reading a massive tome.  I joked that Rafa was skimming through Mastering the Art of French Cooking, because the book looks text heavy, he is in Monte Carlo. and he … Continue reading

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