Category: Reviews

CATS: A Review

I’ll admit to being a bit reticent about going to see CATS in the cinema. Honestly, I’d heard bad things, and having enjoyed the stage show so much, I didn’t want to ruin that for myself. However, I thought it was truly excellent! I thoroughly enjoyed it and would definitely

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Hellboy – A Review

If you want to see these first, you should probably follow Badger on Twitter, as that’s where her random grumpy thoughts go first. But they get tidied and edited before going here, so there are rewards for patience! So… I saw Hellboy. I’m not gunna say it was good. I’m

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Don’t Silence Me

Don’t Silence Me is an anthem, written and performed by Sadie Jemmett.  It was inspired by the #MeToo movement and specifically the “assault of her friend, actress Mhairi Morrison” (Press Release). #MeToo hit social media like a wave, as women decided it was time to speak up, and to show

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Upstaged! An Anthology Review

We had everything from actual plays to space operas to period pieces to contemporary romance. These talented storytellers captured womanhood, and women on stage and screen, in all their beautiful, wonderful glory. In the end, I was only able to take ten stories. These are the ones that made me

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Badger’s Book Reviews

To Be Sure by Debbie McGowan I loved this story so much.  It felt like peering in on someone’s real family.  The characters are brilliantly drawn, and the tone of the narration carries a subtle humour throughout that makes fun of the characters the way best friends might make fun

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Book Reviews c/o Badger

I am participating in the 12 Days of Indie book buying event, where you commit to buy one book a day from an independent author in the 12 days leading up to Christmas. I have set myself the additional challenge of reading and reviewing them all as I go… Eeek!

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Badger’s Next Batch of Book Reviews

I know, I’ve been quiet on the old book review front lately, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been reading, oh no. So here, for your viewing pleasure is my latest batch.  Since it’s been a while I’ll run through how my grading system works for those who might have

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Books With Bite!

As you probably know by now if you’ve been following my reviews, I mark out of 10, then explain how this translates to stars on Amazon and Goodreads, who only allow 5. This is because I do not feel that 5 stars allows for enough differentiation.  So, that’s the boring

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Book Reviews, Ala Badger

Well, I’ve made it through four more books, and as I’m posting on Amazon and Goodreads, I figured I may as well share it with you lot too. I reckon some of you can read at any rate.  So, for those of you who missed the first book review post

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Holiday Reading to Sink Your Teeth Into!

OK, so only one of my reads had actual teeth sinking, (OK, two if you count monsters taking a chunk out of someone’s shoulder, or three if you include demons from Hades, OK, so actually only one didn’t…) but it was a cool headline, nonetheless. I love reading, and have

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