Series: Revisited

Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Fury

This week on Allie Reads Teen Vampire Novels, shit gets crazy. This isn't the book where the really weird stuff happens, that's Dark Reunion, but this one isn't... not... weird? So, we learn that Elena didn't die at the end of The Suffering because she had taken enough blood from both Stefan and Damon and… Continue reading Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Fury

Series: Revisited

Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle

This story is finally getting somewhere. We've got an antagonist, we have a plot, we have a plan, it's all good. We find out that no one but Elena and her friend group like Stefan, Caroline is a bitch, Tyler is also a bitch, Elena's aunt is unbearable (and so is not-uncle Robert). Overall, everyone… Continue reading Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Struggle

Series: Revisited

Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening

I did a poll on Twitter, asking what series I should revisit next and The Vampire Diaries was the winner and now here we are. I was expecting this to be more exciting than it was, but the first book in the original series doesn't have much action. Luckily, it reads super fast and leaves… Continue reading Revisiting: The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening

Reviews

The Invisible Man | a review (spoiler free)

Horror | Mystery | SciFi | TW: abuse, abusive relationship, rape mention, self harm, suicide, gaslighting Directed by Leigh Whannell Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Harriet Dyer, Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Michael Dorman IMDb | Rotten Tomatoes When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was… Continue reading The Invisible Man | a review (spoiler free)

Series: Revisited

Revisiting: Breaking Dawn

I have the HUGEST nostalgia boner for Breaking Dawn. It took me until about 3/4 of the way through to realize why. I'm trying to figure out what exactly to say because this is only one I have little problems with. I do still dislike Jacob up until the forbidden imprinting, but his personality flips… Continue reading Revisiting: Breaking Dawn

Film & TV · Misc Posts

A Fresh Look | Books and Tea Reading Challenge 2020

The Turning (2020) Horror | Drama | 90s | TW: sexual assault, frightening scenes, murder, Directed by Floria Sigismondi Starring Mackenzie Davis, Finn Wolfhard, Brooklyn Prince, Naill Greig Fulton, Deanna Thomsen, Barbara Marten January 24, 2020 A young woman is hired to be the nanny of two children after their parents' deaths. A modern take… Continue reading A Fresh Look | Books and Tea Reading Challenge 2020