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REVIEW: Bookburners Season 3, Episodes 1-4

REVIEW: Bookburners Season 3, Episodes 1-4

“Word of advice. Put your team together. You’re going to want them for what’s coming.” That's what Father Arturo Menchu’s own personal demon (well, seemingly), now referring to itself as Hannah, tells him in episode 2 of season 3 of Serial [...]

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REVIEW: Bookburners

REVIEW: Bookburners

Honestly, color me a bit surprised that no books really get burned in Bookburners, a series from Serial Box written by Max Gladstone, Margaret Dunlap, Mur Lafferty, and Brian Francis Slattery and collected in a single print volume for the [...]

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Local Favorites: That’s Entertainment

Local Favorites: That’s Entertainment

As you enter That’s Entertainment and walk down the long, heavily decorated hallway, it almost feels like you’re heading into another world. Once you enter the store itself, you feel like you’ve just walked into the basement of your cool [...]

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REVIEW: We Are the Ants

REVIEW: We Are the Ants

“If you knew the world was ending and you could save it by pressing a button, would you?” That’s the hot topic Henry Denton, a teenager with a vocabulary like a token John Green character, has to make a decision about [...]

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REVIEW: Personal Effects

REVIEW: Personal Effects

“Embrace the suck.” That’s the motto that Matt and his older brother T.J. apply to their family, and with good reason. After their mother suffered a mental breakdown and eventually killed herself, they’re left with their father, an ex-military vet who [...]

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(A)sexuality in Sex Criminals

(A)sexuality in Sex Criminals

When I don't like something, I usually describe it as not being "my jam." Most heavy metal music? Not really my jam. The Walking Dead? Not really my jam. Sex? Not really my jam. I had had inklings of the fact that I might've [...]

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REVIEW: I Am Princess X

REVIEW: I Am Princess X

Oh man, I Am Princess X was one hell of a trip from start to finish. Cherie Priest’s YA novel tells the story of best friends May and Libby, who created a character named Princess X one day at school while [...]

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