The Greatest Showman (Movie Review)

The Greatest Showman is a loose biographical film about P. T. Barnum and his role as an American Showman. It follows his journey from being the host of a museum of odd things to being the leader of a circus.

I watched The Greatest Showman on the plane ride home from New York a couple months ago. The flight was at 11 so it wasn’t the best time for napping. I had meant to watch this movie while in theaters but never got the chance. Boy, am I glad I didn’t waste my money.

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Turtles All the Way Down (Book Review)



Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis.

Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts.

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What I’m Watching #2

I enjoyed doing this last month so I decided to have at it again. You can check out my first What I’m Watching here.

parks and recI’ve been watching a lot of Parks and Rec to start off my mornings. This is the third or fourth time that I’m re-watching the seasons. I love this show. I can relate to Leslie Knope’s enthusiasm on so many levels.

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One of Us is Lying (Book Review)


Five students walk into detention. Only four come out alive. Everyone knew Simon was allergic to peanuts, the only question is who wanted to get rid of Simon the most.

Nate is the hot delinquent. Addy is the gorgeous popular girl. Bronwyn is the brainiac and Cooper is the star athlete. They’re walking high school stereotypes, but does that mean they did it?

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