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WWW Wednesday: July 22, 2020

Happy Wednesday! Halfway through the week and boy has it been brutal these past few days here! At least today isn’t as bad. Hope you are all staying safe and are doing well! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. To participate, just answer the following three questions: 1. What…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday: July 22, 2020

From Book to Podcast

From Book to Podcast: HP and the Sacred Text – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Here is another From Book to Podcast! I have been listening to the podcast, Harry Potter and the Sacred Text, hosted by Vanessa Zoltan and Casper ter Kuile, for a while now. It is a podcast that starts from the beginning of the Harry Potter series and breaks down each chapter by specific themes. The two hosts hold a ~30 minute…… Continue reading From Book to Podcast: HP and the Sacred Text – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Re-read · Young Adult

Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

Pages:734 Genre: Fantasy/Young Adult Publication Date: July 8, 2000 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Love, Friendship, Competition, Grief, Redemption, Revenge, Disillusionment In this fourth installment of the Harry Potter series, Harry must contend with the fact that his name has been entered in the Goblet of Fire. Due to this, he must compete against students who are older and wiser than…… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling

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3-Day Quote Challenge: Day #1

  I was recently tagged by Manjima to complete the 3-Day Quote Challenge. Thank you for tagging me! If you haven’t checked out Manjima’s blog, please do! Rules: Thank the person who nominated you. Post a quote for three consecutive days (1 quote for each day). Share why this quote appeals so much to you. Nominate 3…… Continue reading 3-Day Quote Challenge: Day #1

Book Bucket List · Monthly TBR

Monthly TBR – March 2018

Happy March everyone! This is going to be great reading month! Here is my March 2018 TBR list: March 2018 Poll Winner! 1) The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver: This book was voted for My Book Bucket List – March 2018 Book a few weeks ago. I did start already, and it’s an interesting beginning. I’m excited to see…… Continue reading Monthly TBR – March 2018

Top Monthly Reads

Top January-February 2018 Reads

For this year, I will convert my Top Monthly Reads as a Top Bi-Monthly Reads. So, for my first one for this year, I focus on books I loved reading in the months, January and February of 2018. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Harry Potter: A Journey Through A History of Magic: This mix of fantasy and nonfiction content is…… Continue reading Top January-February 2018 Reads

Book of My Choosing - 2018 · Book Review · Europe Travels · Fantasy/Paranormal/SciFi · Magical Realism · Myths and Legends · Nonfiction

Book Review: Harry Potter: A Journey Through A History of Magic by British Library and J.K. Rowling

For this post, I am including a picture of my husband and I at the only place we were allowed to take a picture at the British Library’s exhibit, Harry Potter: A Journey Through A History of Magic. This exhibit, that was opened for a few months, was dedicated to the twentieth anniversary of the first…… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter: A Journey Through A History of Magic by British Library and J.K. Rowling

From Book to Movie

From Book to Movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Here is another From Book to Movie piece focusing on Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie. After re-reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and finishing Harry Potter and the Sacred Text: Season Three, I’ve been trying to find the time to watch the movie adaptation, and finally did! Casting: I continue to believe the main actors (Harry, Hermione, Ron,…… Continue reading From Book to Movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

From Book to Podcast

From Book to Podcast: HP and the Sacred Text – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Here is another From Book to Podcast! I am revisiting the podcast, Harry Potter and the Sacred Text, hosted by Vanessa Zoltan and Casper ter Kuile. In case you need a reminder, this podcast starts from the beginning of the Harry Potter series and breaks down each chapter by specific themes. The two hosts hold a ~30 minute discussion exploring…… Continue reading From Book to Podcast: HP and the Sacred Text – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Book Review · Nonfiction

The Making of Harry Potter by Warner Brothers Studio Tour – London

Genre: Non-Fiction/Film Number of Pages: 73 Rating:  out of 5 stars In the Harry Potter Warner Brothers Studio Tour in Leavesden, UK, one can see original sets, original costumes, props, and so much that were used throughout the eight movies. This is where most of the shooting of Harry Potter was done and is open year round. Due…… Continue reading The Making of Harry Potter by Warner Brothers Studio Tour – London