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The Lightning Thief

Posted on 13-Feb-18 10:05
I’ve always been inquisitive in the subject of mythology, although I don’t know what exactly intrigued me. Perhaps it was from my childhood hours wasted re-watching the Disney film Hercules, or just the study of gods in general. I’m not surprised that I would read Percy Jackson & the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan as it tells a story about Percy Jackson, a young boy of age twelve, on his quest to catch the lightning thief. With the help of a satyr and a daughter of Athena, Percy must retrieve the lightning bolt and successfully return it to Zeus while also facing a bunch of mythological enemies determined to stop him. On top of that, he must come to terms with his father whom he has yet to meet, and an Oracle has warned him of a traitor in their midst.
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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them (Film) - Review by Stephanie

Posted on 17-Oct-17 15:12
As a huge fan of the Harry Potter franchise, it would only make sense that I would immediately fangirl over something that is Harry Potter related. For instance, when J.K. Rowling announced that David Yates, the director of the fifth to the eighth instalment of the Harry Potter series, would be returning to film the Harry Potter spin-off film named “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” I freaked out...in a good way! Especially when the first trailer was released, I instantly felt myself being pulled back into this magical universe that I have grown to know so well over my childhood.
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