Movie Review: Solomon Kane

I happened upon Solomon Kane a few weeks ago and was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed it. “Once a mercenary of Queen Elizabeth I fighting Spaniards in Africa, Solomon met the Devil’s Reaper and discovered he was bound for hell. Barely escaping, he soon renounced violence to atone for his past sins, seeking out redemption in a life of peace. That is until the followers of sorcerer Malachi kidnap a Puritan girl, Meredith … Read more

Book Review: Clifford’s Christmas by Norman Bridwell

Today’s holiday book review is Clifford’s Christmas by Norman Bridwell. Here’s what it’s about: Join the big, red dog as he and Emily Elizabeth celebrate the season together. Clifford loves making snowmen, playing ice hockey, and helping out with the tree. But on Christmas Eve, when Santa accidentally drops his bag of toys into Clifford’s water bowl, the dog’s good heart and Santa’s magic make it the best Christmas ever! This is a funny story … Read more

Book Review: Madeline’s Christmas by Ludwig Bemelmans

Today’s holiday book review is Madeline’s Christmas by Ludwig Bemelmans. Here’s what it’s about: Children can celebrate a Parisian Christmas with Madeline, Pepito and all their friends. Not much of a description. In this Madeline tale she meets a magician and buys rugs for everyone. The rugs become magical and get all the girls home for Christmas. This tale is rated high, but I didn’t care for it as much. Some of the sentences were … Read more