Plot: ★★★ Characters: ★★ Readability: ★★★ I’ve heard nothing but good things about Vox, and I love dystopian fiction, so I knew I wanted to read Dalcher’s debut novel. In the near-future in the United States, women have been limited to 100 words a day – if they say any more, they get an electric… Read More Vox (Christina Dalcher)
Shazam (April 4th 2019) 91% critics and 90% audience on Rotten Tomatoes In brief: A kid gets given magical powers by a wizard that allow him to switch back and forth from adult superhero to regular kid. What I thought: I actually really enjoyed this! I had no idea really what to expect – early reviews suggested… Read More Movie Moments (Shazam & Dumbo)
My week This week was the last week of term, and I’m very excited about the Easter holidays! I have a tonne of work to do but I can at least do it at home, on my own hours and with a stash of snacks. This weekend I took part in Dewey’s 24 hour readathon… Read More Weekly Wrap-Up
April is apparently readathon central and I cannot wait. I’ll be joining in with 2 readathons this month so I’ve been plotting out my reading material, though knowing me I’m likely to veer wildly from the plan anyway. The OWLs readathon is 100% my main focus for the month, but any review copies I can… Read More April is all about the readathons!
The Challenge: Complete 101 preset tasks in a period of 1001 days. I’ll be checking in sporadically to share any progress or successes with my Day Zero Project. You can see my full list here on the blog, or at the Day Zero Project website. So it has been a truly ridiculous amont of time… Read More 101 in 1001: 340 days remaining