Review: The Keepers

I don't have a book to review this week, so I decided to review a documentary series I just finished. The Keepers on Netflix is about a cold case from the late 60s-early 70s that was reopened in the 90s, but is still considered a cold case. Cathy Cesnik, an English teacher and nun at … Continue reading Review: The Keepers

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Review: Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express

They call her "the Queen of Mystery", "the world's best-selling author of all time." There really is no excuse as to why I have not yet read an Agatha Christie mystery. Now, I can proudly say that I was introduced to one of literature's greats. Murder on the Orient Express is the most blunt, clear title … Continue reading Review: Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express

Review: Martha Hall Kelly, Lilac Girls

Time for another review from my July book haul. Lilac Girls is based on a true story about three women from vastly different parts of the world, whose lives intertwine during and after World War II. Caroline is a former Broadway actress, now New York socialite, who works sending care packages to orphaned French children. Kaisa … Continue reading Review: Martha Hall Kelly, Lilac Girls

Why My Tumblr Is Currently Overrun By Colorful Lions

I'm taking a small break from reviewing books this week to talk to you about something completely different. If you haven't noticed from the picture, or the title, this long post is about a show called Voltron: Legendary Defender. I recently started watching the revived cartoon series on Netflix with somewhat low expectations. I saw plenty … Continue reading Why My Tumblr Is Currently Overrun By Colorful Lions

Review: Ally Carter, I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You

This book is my favorite book of all time. You should see my copy-- you can turn to any page, and it'll just lay flat, because the spine has been cracked so many times. There's even a questionable substance that got stuck between two pages (I'm pretty sure it's the remnants of an M&M). Anyways, … Continue reading Review: Ally Carter, I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You