Here’s a secret I don’t tell many people: I hated Harry Potter at first. Or, I should say, I didn’t understand why Harry Potter was as good as it was.
Finding the time to read is difficult with all of the other forms of media bombarding us. I decided to share 12 books – one for each month of the year – that stuck with me in one way or another. Some I have read numerous times and love more every time I finish it.… Read More 2017 Book of the Month Club: twelve books to ignite your love for literature
[spoilers for all of the Harry Potter series, including the new play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child to follow] The Cursed Child is a meandering disappointment that uses one of the series’ least favorite McGuffin – time travel – as a central plot element. By the end of reading the two-part play, I felt… Read More ‘Cursed Child’ is a meandering disappointment