Book (Series) Review: “The Raven Cycle” by Maggie Stiefvater

So I'm late to the reading game here, but pretty ahead of the game to be talking about this book series prior to the TV adaptation going underway. I've been thinking a lot about adaptations and have been playing obsessively around with a post on book-to-screen adaptations for the past few months, as I've been … Continue reading Book (Series) Review: “The Raven Cycle” by Maggie Stiefvater

Real Life Happens in Fairy Tales: Homeschooler Turned Harry Potter Convert (Guest Post by Leah Contreras)

Like many children in the home-schooling, Christian community I grew up in, I was not allowed to read Harry Potter. Why? “It has magical forces in it.” Duh. What about Lord of the Rings? Narnia? Star Wars? Totally fine. Harry Potter? That was of the devil. As my mother now apologetically admits, “All the other … Continue reading Real Life Happens in Fairy Tales: Homeschooler Turned Harry Potter Convert (Guest Post by Leah Contreras)