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All Time Favourite Movies

Posted November 16, 2016 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 4 Comments
All Time Favourite Movies

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten All Time Favourite Movies This week’s theme is movie freebie so I’ve decided to focus on my top ten favourite films of all time. So, in no particular order: 1. The Thing 2. Dead Poets Society 3. Empire Records 4. Stand by Me 5. The Empire Strikes Back 6. Star Trek […]

As They Slip Away by Beth Revis

Posted September 14, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
As They Slip Away by Beth Revis

A novella set in the same world as Across the Universe, this gave a very different perspective to the inhabitants of Godspeed. This was narrated by Selene, a minor previously unnamed character in the series. As They Slip Away helped to explain some of the underlying plot threads in Across the Universe and gave greater depth to some of the events. Selene (the rabbit girl) is a tragic character who […]

Shades of Earth by Beth Revis

Posted August 6, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Shades of Earth by Beth Revis

Shades of Earth is the final installment in the Across the Universe trilogy by Beth Revis and it is definitely my favourite. All the pieces of the story come together and it felt much faster paced than Across the Universe and A Million Suns (not that I didn’t enjoy them too). I think part of it is because they have finally left the claustrophobic Godspeed behind (though there were times […]