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A Guide To The Rick Riordan Presents Books

Rick Riordan is an author best known for his bestselling series Percy Jackson and the Olympians. His series are known for a humorous tone, and focusing on mythology (Greek, Roman, Norse, and Egyptian) with the characters focusing on gods and heroes. The Rick Riordan Presents Imprint through Disney Hyperion publishes Middle Grade (and some Young… Continue reading A Guide To The Rick Riordan Presents Books

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Throwback Thursday: Media Representations of Mental Illness – Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6 (Hall & Williams, 2014) is an animated superhero film by Walt Disney Pictures, which follows 14-year-old robotics prodigy Hiro as he becomes a superhero and attempts to avenge his older brother Tadashi’s death. The bulk of the movie takes place two weeks after Tadashi’s death, as Hiro becomes convinced that Tadashi’s death… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Media Representations of Mental Illness – Big Hero 6

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Book Recommendations for Fans of WandaVision

Reality, it turns out, is often not what you perceive it to be—sometimes, there really is someone out to get you. Made You Up tells the story of Alex, a high school senior unable to tell the difference between real life and delusion. Alex fights a daily battle to figure out the difference between reality and… Continue reading Book Recommendations for Fans of WandaVision

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A Guide to: The Comic Counterparts of the MCU

There are two types of comics on this list: Comics that the movie counterpart are loosely based on. (Coded in Blue) Comics based on the movie, typically coming after, or tying directly into the MCU verse not the current comic series. (Coded in Red) Phase One Iron Man Iron Man is based on the overall… Continue reading A Guide to: The Comic Counterparts of the MCU

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A Guide to: Marvel TV Shows – Animated Shows

A Guide to: Marvel TV Shows - MCU-Verse First: My Favorites X-Men: Evolution (2000-2003) A group of people discover that they have extraordinary powers and must decide whether to use them for good or for evil. The ranks of both the good and bad forces swell as more people discover their super powers, and the… Continue reading A Guide to: Marvel TV Shows – Animated Shows

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A Guide to: Marvel TV Shows – MCU-Verse

The MCU is the current Marvel Cinematic Universe which refers to the current continuity of Marvel movies which take place in a shared universe, including The Avengers, Ant-Man, Thor, Captain America, Spider-Man, Black Panther, the upcoming Captain Marvel and more. Along with these blockbuster movies, the shared universe also includes a variety of other Marvel… Continue reading A Guide to: Marvel TV Shows – MCU-Verse

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15 Kids’ Cartoons that Aren’t Just for Kids

Rules for this List: Marketed towards kids, not adults (so no South Park, Simpsons or Family Guy). Is a cartoon not an anime, because they are different things with different connotations. Gravity Falls Twins Dipper and Mabel Pines are sent to spend the summer with their great-uncle, Grunkle Stan, in the mysterious town of Gravity… Continue reading 15 Kids’ Cartoons that Aren’t Just for Kids

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Movie Review: Solo

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jPEYpryMp2s Young Han Solo finds adventure when he joins a gang of galactic smugglers, including a 196-year-old Wookie named Chewbacca. Indebted to the gangster Dryden Vos, the crew devises a daring plan to travel to the mining planet Kessel to steal a batch of valuable coaxium. In need of a fast ship, Solo meets… Continue reading Movie Review: Solo

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Some of My Favorite Childhood Show Theme Songs

To Start: This list is not definitive, or in any particular order, so I could do a sequel. This is entirely subjective. I still enjoy these all today, this isn't only about what I liked as a seven year old. I did an entire post about Pokemon Theme songs, thats why its not on this… Continue reading Some of My Favorite Childhood Show Theme Songs

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The Cinderella Book Tag

I wasn't tagged for this, but I saw it over at Snuggly Oranges and after reading Geekerella, I'm in a Cinderella mood - so I'm doing it! Evil Stepsisters A Book with Characters You Hate: All these characters need a swift punch to the face. Prince Charming A Book with a Gentleman: Gansey was raised RIGHT. Cinderella… Continue reading The Cinderella Book Tag