Chastain’s Antonina Shows Courage of a Lion and Gentleness of a Lamb in “The Zookeeper’s Wife”

Title:  The Zookeeper’s Wife Directed by: Niki Caro Theatrical Starring: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl Release Date: April 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Susan Tolleson Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: B The opening scenes of The Zookeeper’s Wife might lead viewers to believe they’re about to see a beautiful tale of the relationship between animals and […]

Book: When Tides Turn

When Tides Turn by Sarah Sundin Genre: historical inspirational Publisher: Revell Date: March 14, 2017 Reviewed by: Rachel Dixon Fiction Addict Scorecard: A Every book in this series has been spectacular! Full of intrigue and drama, faith and freedom, handsome officers and daring heroines, and not to mention bursting with history! I have learned so […]

Movie: Florence Foster Jenkins

Florence Foster Jenkins Directed by: Jeff Nichols Blu-Ray/DVD Starring: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg, Release Date: December 13, 2016 Reviewed by: Jennifer L Farey Rating: PG-13 FA Scorecard: A From the beginning, you know there’s something unique about New York socialite and heiress, Florence Foster Jenkins. At the arts club (which she founded) she […]

Book: Echoes in Death

Echoes in Death by J.D. Robb Genre: science fiction, mystery, suspense, thriller Publisher: St. Martins Press/Macmillian Date: February 7, 2017 Reviewed by: Lori Twichell Fiction Addict Scorecard: B Eve Dallas hates dressing up and going out on the town. She would honestly prefer being in the morgue during an autopsy than going out for a […]

Book: Labyrinth Lost

Title: Labyrinth Lost Author: Zoraida Cordova Publisher: Sourcebooks Date: September 9, 2016 Reviewed by: Courtney DeWitt FA Scorecard:  A Alex is not as stoked about her legacy as a bruja as the rest of her family. She would rather just go to the Ghoul Ball with her best friend, Rishi, than celebrate her Deathday. This […]