I had to get back to Hogwarts, and with the Harry Potter Studio Tour in London, I felt right at home. Join me on an immersive exploration into the Wizarding World.
The Real Reason We Went to Berlin I mean, Berlin is nice and all, but the only reason we went there was for Harry Potter. The Harry Potter Film Exhibition has been touring the world for about 10 years, displaying costumes and props from the films and immersing visitors into the pages of J.K. Rowling’sContinue reading “Harry Potter on Tour”
I am reading Harry Potter again. While I kept most of my copies in the States, I brought 3 with me.* One I read on the plane (OotP, it’s my favorite, don’t @ me). And 2 versions Josh got me as a gift. They’re not in English. Harry Potter und der Stein der Weisen andContinue reading “Recognizing Fluency”
In this comedy drama, American woman travels to Germany with her husband and her dog. She doesn’t realize what she got herself into.
I am great at getting lost in a library or a bookshop–It’s the fist place I look for when I move to a new town. My library card is a badge of honor, a mark of citizenship (For how much I love throwing things away, I still have my Fort Collins Library card in myContinue reading “Books about books”
A Dying Breed? Tomorrow is Independent Bookstore Day. Remember those? Before Amazon, B&N, even Borders (RIP). Turns out they still exist. Amazon has prime day, and bookstores across the nation have the last Saturday in April. I argue the latter is better and here’s why: Amazon may be cheaper, but at a bookstore you canContinue reading “Independent Bookstore Day”
Some of these books shaped my youth, others challenge my thinking. Others still are just super fun space operas.