“Normal People” by Sally Rooney

When Connell picks his mom up from her job as his classmate Marianne’s family’s housekeeper, he and Marianne discover an unusual connection. Though Connell is a well-liked athlete and Marianne is seen as an antisocial outsider, they are both known as their high school’s brightest: their first, and lasting, bond. The secrecy of their relationship […]

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I Am C-3PO: The Inside Story by Anthony Daniels

 I Am C-3PO: The Inside Story by Anthony Daniels is a perfect read for all Star Wars fans! Daniels has appeared in every Star Wars film (including Solo) and has countless stories to share from his experiences. The book starts when he meets George Lucas for the first time to audition for a small, low-budget sci-fi movie (aka A […]

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“Never Look Away” – DVD

“Never Look Away” is a very powerful movie about art in three eras of German history.  Inspired by real events, it starts with young Kurt and his aunt at an art gallery, where “art is shown as decadence” under the Nazi regime.  The aunt is a free spirit, which of course gets her into trouble.  […]

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“The Adventure Zone volume 1: Here There Be Gerblins” by Clint McElroy, Griffin McElroy, Justin McElroy, Travis McElroy, and Carey Pietsch

The Adventure Zone as a concept began with a gimmick filler episode for the McElroy family comedy podcast “My Brother, My Brother, And Me,” and has since grown into one of the most beautiful and intricately plotted stories I have ever experienced. Three brothers: Griffin, Justin, and Travis, plus their dad Clinton, sat down to record themselves playing the […]

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“The 5th Wave” by Rick Yancey

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the un lucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one. Now, it’s the dawn of the 5th wave, and on a lonely stretch of highway, Cassie runs from Them. The beings […]

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