Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse | movie review

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is not a movie I was expecting to love, but am so glad it turned out to be one of the best films of the year for me. Seriously. If I had to describe it in as few words as possible, I'd say this: visually stunning. The animation is incredible. I thought I'd be disappointed with an animated superhero flick, but I . . .

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle| movie review

I, like many of you, did not want a Jumanji sequel. Not. At. All. When I heard it was in production, I scoffed and swore not to watch it because the original was a childhood favorite and I saw no point in a sequel. When the trailer came out, I still talked about how dumb it looked, though deep down I secretly wanted to go see it. Well, now that it's in theaters . . .

Rebel | book review

Title: Rebel Author: Amy Tintera Series: Reboot Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: May 2014 Rating: 4 stars I apologize (as I so often do) for my lapse in reviews. Believe me, I know I haven't been reading much lately. My Goodreads yearly reading goal mocks me every time I log on: "You are 9 books behind!" Thanks, I…

The Eye of Minds | book review

Title: The Eye of Minds Author: James Dashner Series: The Morality Doctrine Publisher:  Delacorte Press Publication Date: October 2013 Rating: 4 stars Okay, so James Dashner wowed me with the Maze Runner series, so I automatically had high expectations for this book. Luckily, I wasn't let down. This sci-fi novel had me guessing page after…