Lauren Graham and Talking As Fast As I Can

  Lauren Graham’s new book, Talking as Fast as I Can, is a fun collection of essays in which the actress recounts tales of being a teenager, going to college, and pursuing acting, as well as her roles on the television shows Parenthood and Gilmore Girls.  Flight of thought, candid realism, and self-deprecating humor are many … More Lauren Graham and Talking As Fast As I Can

I had no idea the Fever series was fan fiction for Beauty & the Beast

Seriously I have no idea if the Fever series was written as fan fiction, and since the author  Karen Marie Moning has several series, it seems unlikely, but read it thinking about Beauty and the Beast and there are a LOT of similarities.  Or maybe I watch too many too many Disney toddler movies these … More I had no idea the Fever series was fan fiction for Beauty & the Beast

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – the Wait is Over

I finally had a chance to read the 8th installment in the Harry Potter series this week.  I’m not going to reveal any spoilers, but I do want to say that even you know many of the characters, the story revolves around new characters.  So don’t get your expectations up that you are going to spend … More Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – the Wait is Over

Career of Evil, Cormoran Strike Series a Homerun

I absolutely loved this latest novel in the Cormoran Strike detective series!  It actually was released last fall, but I’m still playing catchup on releases from maternity leave.  The dynamics between Cormoran and his Girl Friday, Robin, is excellent, and J. K. Rowling, writing as Robert Galbraith, is absolutely genius.  The depth and complexity of … More Career of Evil, Cormoran Strike Series a Homerun