A common trope in fiction is to have two or more characters initially suspicious of each other, but eventually growing close. But how can we get this transition to feel organic?
With magic, battling armies, girls locked in towers, and monarchy, Uprooted has elements of a fantasy epic with a fairy-tale feel.
Breaking a rule of mine: reading the book to a movie I watched first and loved. How did it go?
I recently watched Robot and Frank, a bittersweet science fiction drama about an older man struggling with memory loss and his reluctant acceptance of his helper-bot. I liked it overall, except for one tiny detail – the plot twist.
A spoiler review of one of my favourite books - a science fiction classic!
Double book review! The Sight and Fell. Spoilers ahead.