"An incredible, beautiful book. From the author of "Song of Achilles" comes the story of Circe, daughter of the Titan,..."
"Caraval offers the reader an excellently mysterious, magical, and powerful story about sunning away to the circus, though not a..."
"Fantastic collection of political essays that all feel extremely relevant to today, which is especially impressive given some w..."
"Dash & Lily, Nick & Norah, Naomi & Ely, and now Sam & Ilsa. Rachel Cohn and David Levithan must have just as mu..."
"This is a really unusual book that is filled with a perspective and some ideas that were new to me. Sherry Colb is one of my f..."
"I don't use this adjective too often, but this is a charming book I'd highly recommend. I especially liked it since I read it a..."
"I read this for the #ownvoices category of my 2018 reading challenge and absolutely loved it. Sánchez writes so authentically a..."
"Irreverent, quirky and fun. For both those who want to be royalty, and those who want to make fun of it. Includes a March Madne..."
"An intriguing, gripping account about ten kids who survived the Titanic tragedy. Just the right amount of scary, and its histor..."
"I could talk about this novel for days, but I'll restrain myself and just say that, for me, this is the most revolutionary and ..."
"Probably my favorite book as a kid. Even today, I tell myself, "I think I can, I think I can!" from time to time."
"Like the other volumes in this great series, Kamala highlights lesser-known folktales that are as memorable, clever, and fun as..."
"This was one of my favorite books as a kid. Highly recommended."
"This is one of the best novels written in the last twenty-five or thirty years. Maybe longer. Along with David Mitchell's Cloud..."
"Very readable about the mysterious gravity. I guess physicists like to see things and so far gravity has eluded them.
I also ..."
"This is an incredible and essential book for kids, though really anyone would benefit from reading it. Nagara explains basic pr..."
"Until I read this book, I was skeptical a book centered on preventing an increasingly frustrated pigeon from operating a bus co..."
"Fun book that reminded me of good (and bad) memories from middle school. The combination of text (which is made to look handwri..."
"Wow. What an incredibly emotional and brave debut about family, mental illness, and the many sides to a story. The timeline was..."
"This is a dark but beautiful movie about the complications of relationships and attraction. Brilliant cinematography and an unf..."
"A fun, straightforward chess movie that's great for those relatively new to the game, how tournaments work, etc. My only compla..."
"This movie has a heft to it that's rare these days. As far as the story itself, it has a kind of dark Canterbury Tales vibe to ..."
"I feel a bit torn on this one. On the one hand, the choreography was, as many other comments have noted, outstanding. And if yo..."
"While I enjoyed the plot - a Poe-esque horror story - what struck me most about Caligari was how visually striking it was. From..."
"The two things I loved most about this film was 1. how memorable and unique every single character was, and 2. the way Kurosawa..."
"A stark, haunting film that is both simple and powerful. The main character, Ricci, and his family are memorable as individuals..."
"Do you listen to NPR? If you do, you have probably heard Will Shortz's puzzle on the Sunday morning show. This documentary of..."
"I've read and enjoyed many of Simenon's mysteries- in English, so having an all English cast for this series didn't bother me. ..."
"The 9th season of Roseanne often gets flak for "jumping the shark" because the Conners win the lottery. I agree it's ..."
"Wow! Great movie! Much better than I was expecting."
"Mickey Mouse gangster movie. Zero Stars!"
"Personally, I liked Splash better. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯"
"I'm an artist & love watching movies about art & artists. As soon as the movie started, I was hypnotized. The whole mov..."
"I watched this film with my Mom ( in her 80's) and my 4 sisters, and we all absolutely loved it. An affecting, authentic film ..."
"I first saw this film in the theater in 1963, my interest piqued by my mother's instructions that I could see any movie playing..."
In Movie 2001'
On Planet Jupiter
....What? So, I love the weird. Anything unexplained or u..."
"This Tina Fey classic is still absolute gold! Revisit this one any time you need a good, solid laugh."
"Each time I watch Moonrise Kingdom I come out with a different opinion of it. This time it happens to be negative. A lot of MK ..."
"The times, whew. Memories are thick and many."
"Full of French, electropop bangers to make you forget that it’s snowing in the middle of April!"
"Moanin’ made its way into my heart via Shinichiro Watanabe’s inscrutable anime “Kids on the Slope.” While the show wasn’t great..."
"Beautiful score from Man of La Mancha, inspired by my favorite literature of all time: Don Quixote de La Mancha by Cervantes. F..."
"Something just keeps bringing me back to Grouper, and I can't put my finger on it. Across her body of her work, she's champione..."
"An instant classic. One thing I truly admire is when an album captures a specific "vibe" and holds it the entirety of..."
"The best of his major releases. Break It Yourself is peak Bird: lazily confident vocals, virtuoso violin (and whistling!) galor..."
"I don't know a lot--or anything-- about jazz, but Hypnotic Brass Ensemble has some kind of vibe that really sticks out to me. T..."
"Undoubtedly Arcade Fire’s worse album yet.
Fortunately, “bad” Arcade Fire is still pretty good. Despite being a simpler (phone..."
"After seeing a quote from this album featured in our Connections eNewsletter, I just had to revisit this absolute classic. It's..."
"Mavis Staples won her first Grammy with this album. Fantastic stuff!"
"Beautiful vocals mixed with intermittent screams. A metaphor for life! And a great album."
"The second installment in a trilogy of EP's from NIN, Add Violence is truly a textural, cerebral piece of work. The EP opens wi..."
"Sarah Shook independently released this album in 2015 before getting picked up by Bloodshot Records in 2017. Glad they discover..."
"This is one of those albums that deserves to be listened to from start to finish. I return to it all the time!"
"My knowledge concerning XTC's catalog is novice at best, yet the level to which Black Sea has gripped my heart knows no bounds!..."
"Masseduction is both a logical follow up to 2014’s Grammy winning eponymous album and a seeming grab for mainstream pop recogni..."
"Joanne brings a pleasant shift in sound for Lady Gaga, orienting more towards a songwriter approach with acoustic guitars, more..."
"Perfect pop records are rare, but this is one of them. Listen to "Glory Days" and revel in amazing harmonies, cheeky..."
"Dom La Nena’s, Ela, is a hauntingly beautiful debut that combines elements of classical string music, with subtle samba beats t..."
"This film is a perfect throwback to the movie musicals of the early 20th century. It was heartbreaking, lovely, uplifting, &..."
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