My rating: 4 stars Book Blurb(from Pen & Sword): The Magic Of Terry Pratchett is the first full biography of Sir Terry Pratchett ever written. Sir Terry was Britain’s best-selling living author*, and before his death in 2015 had sold more than 85 million copies of his books worldwide. Best known for the Discworld series, … More Book Review: The Magic of Terry Pratchett by Marc Burrows
Spoiler free review – 4 out of 5 stars First of all, the missing star is down to my personal view on what happened to one particular character at the end of the film and the casting of another. I can’t discuss my problems with the ending without including a boat load of spoilers so … More Film Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
4 out of 5 stars Bringing Harry Potter to the stage is an epic undertaking and I am happy to report that the staging and cast exceed expectations and have created an outstanding production. The magic is magical (there were more than a few moments when I could not work out how they had performed … More Theatre Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I and II at the Palace Theatre.
4 out of 5 stars I will say up front that I left the theatre utterly confused about what the point of the play was, thus I have only given it 4 stars overall. I had absolutely no problem understanding what was happening on the stage but what I couldn’t grasp was why I was … More Theatre Review: No Man’s Land at the Wyndham Theatre
Synopsis from Marvel: Doctor Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) is a brilliant yet arrogant neurosurgeon whose life is turned upside down when he barely survives a devastating car accident. Embarking on a journey of self-discovery, he travels to the Far East where he becomes the protégé of the mysterious Ancient One (Tilda Swinton). A mystical being … More Film Review: Doctor Strange
Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer (Book 1) by Rick Riordan My rating: 4 of 5 stars Having done the Greek Gods and the Egyptian Gods, Rick Riordan has now turned his attention to Norse Gods.