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Summer Blog Challenge – Day 28

Day 28 – The Best Book You’ve Read this Month

So I’m getting myself sorted to start reviewing some fairytale retellings in August after having read A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer. I honestly thought that was going to be my favourite read for this month but I’ve been pleasantly surprised by another so that one has definitely stolen the spot.

The best book I’ve read this month is The Beast’s Heart by Leife Shallcross.

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Why I’m excited for July 2nd – Pan’s Labyrinth

Hey guys,

Are any of you a fan of the work of Guillermo del Toro? He’s the man behind a lot of brilliant cinematic work such as the Devil’s Backbone, Crimson Peak, the Shape of Water and the Hellboy movies. An amazing mind to say the least. However, he was also the writer and director of Pan’s Labyrinth which is by far one of my favourite stand-alone movies.

Pan’s Labyrinth is a dark fantasy/soft horror movie set several years after the Spanish Civil War and twists between reality and fantasy and focuses heavily on an overgrown Labyrinth, a faun creature and a young girl named Ofelia.  Continue reading “Why I’m excited for July 2nd – Pan’s Labyrinth”