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Literary LOST Easter Eggs – Part II

After doing my Easter Egg post the other day, I realized that there were too many other good literature references on Lost to just leave it at that. So, here are some other literary references that were featured in Lost. Mark Twain: James Ford, AKA Sawyer, names himself after Tom Sawyer. Anthony Cooper also makes […]

Literary Easter Eggs – Stephen King Edition

*Easter Eggs- An intentional hidden message or inside joke I love watching shows or movies, and seeing little Easter Eggs that refer to any of my nerdy fandoms. However, I get especially excited when they refer to literature. One of the reasons I loved Lost, was it was chock full of Easter Eggs throughout the […]

Ender’s Game

So, the first official movie poster for Ender’s Game was posted! The majority of the Ender’s Saga is on my TBR list, minus the two books I have read. I am hoping to read through many of them in the summer, but I have at least read Ender’s Game. I really enjoyed it, and it […]

Jack the Giant Slayer

The past couple of years we have been seeing many remakes of classic tales. To an extent, we have probably always seen this, but it seems as though lately there has just been a rush of fairy tales adapted and readapted to fit the big screen. Hoodwinked, Little Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, etc. […]

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Books I just HAD to get, but haven’t read yet. *AKA all the books sitting on my book shelf collecting dust….. 1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larson 2. At First Sight by Nicholas Sparks 3. Witch and Wizard by James Patterson 4. Percy Jackson and the Lightening Thief by […]

The Sunday Post

This week I: 1. Posted my spring TBR list for The Broke and the Bookish Top Ten Tuesday. 2. Posted a review for the book An Abundance of Katherines by John Green. 3. Finished the book The Hollow Chocolate Bunnies of the Apocalypse by Robert Rankin. 4. Began reading House Rules by Jodi Picoult. This […]

An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines “Katherine V thought boys were gross Katherine X just wanted to be friends Katherine XVIII dumped him in an e-mail K-19 broke his heart When it comes to relationships, Colin Singleton’s type happens to be girls named Katherine. And when it comes to girls named Katherine, Colin is always getting dumped. […]