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 . . .

Much Ado About Nothing | book review

Title: Much Ado About Nothing Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1600 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "I learn in this letter that Don Pedro of Aragon comes this night to Messina." The Synopsis When Prince Don Pedro comes to Messina after a successful battle, he brings with him his bastard brother (Don Jon),…

A Midsummer Night’s Dream | book review

Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1600 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "Now, fair Hippolyta, our nuptial hour / Draws on apace..." The Synopsis Hermia is in love with Lysander; unfortunately, she is being forced to marry Demetrius, live the rest of her life as a nun, or die. She…

The Taming of the Shrew | book review

Title: The Taming of the Shrew Author: William Shakespeare Series: None Publisher: n/a Publication Date: 1623 Genre(s): Fiction, Drama, Comedy Opening Line: "I'll pheeze you, in faith." As you may or may not know, I am taking a Young Adult Literature class this semester, which I am thrilled about. In addition, I am taking a Shakespeare Literature class, which…