• Dragon Speaker Officially Rated Five Stars

    July 19, 2016 Interviews

    Last night, we took a few minutes to check in with Elana to see how she was feeling after some great news. Here’s what she said . . .

    Readers’ Favourite is a reputable book review web site, and they’ve just awarded you a five star badge for Dragon Speaker. How did you feel when you heard the news?

    Very excited, and quite a bit relieved! I saw that I’d gotten the review early in the morning, but …

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  • Al Pacino in Danny Collins, directed by Dan Fogelman

    Danny Collins

    February 7, 2016 Reviews

    Note: This is an analytical review which, by its very nature, includes spoilers.

    I watched Danny Collins with quiet optimism because rarely do I regret watching an Al Pacino film, and Annette Benning is an actress I’ve always keenly admired. I was also a big fan of Crazy, Stupid Love, so with Dan Fogelman at the helm as writer / director, my interest was definitely spiked. At the back of my mind, though, I knew this …

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  • The Martian

    May 9, 2015 Reviews

    The Story

    The journey of a lifetime ends with astronaut, Mark Watney, being left stranded on Mars. Assumed dead, he is left on this red planet with a life expectancy of 31 days. His mission has now become to survive – can he?

    My thoughts

    The Martian offers the perfect start. It completely intrigued me and captured my imagination; I was honestly hooked from the first page and drawn to the character’s humour.

    In the book, Mark Watney tells …

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