The Fault In Our Stars: Hero or Zero in the Overcrowded Young Adult Scene?

Let’s face it, young adult or “teen” books don’t have the greatest reputation when it comes to their big screen adaptations. Aside from the Harry Potter‘s and Hunger Games‘ of the world, we see a lack of well-received feature films. The sci-fi and fantasy genres are the ones that are producing more than anyone else. […]

Banned Books Week

It’s Banned Books Week, the week where we give a nod to censorship as if to say “We know you’re here and we don’t care.” Of course, then we rub it in by reading some banned books ourselves. Censorship is most common among children and teen’s books. Well-meaning parents and teachers try to ensure that the […]