Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (The Book)

I can’t quite remember where I learned about or how I heard about this October marking the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, but I do know that I thought it was as good an excuse as any to re-read the book! After all, I had first read Charlie and theContinue reading “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (The Book)”

I Won’t Grow Up

For as long as I can remember, I have been a fan of Arthur. Yes, Arthur… The PBS Kids show about an anthropomorphic aardvark that is perpetually eight-years-old. It all started back in high school when what was then Disney’s Doug was no longer being run in syndication, and I needed something to watch whileContinue reading “I Won’t Grow Up”

The Giver (The Book)

As I started to see more trailers for the movie version of Lois Lowry’s The Giver, which hits theaters August 15, I was reminded of the fact that I had never actually read the Newberry Medal-winning book. I’m not entirely sure how I could have missed it since The Giver seems to be on everyContinue reading “The Giver (The Book)”