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Fan Expo Canada 2018: Saturday!

Let’s just start off by saying that Saturday is the roughest of the convention. It is packed with THOUSANDS of people, so good luck trying to shop for anything. I always suggest scheduling photo-ops, autographs and panels for this day if possible because your going to be stuck standing in lines and crowds regardless. This… Continue reading Fan Expo Canada 2018: Saturday!

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Graphic Novel Review: Back To The Future, Vol.1: Untold Tales & Alternate Timelines

Back To The Future, Vol.1: Untold Tales and Alternate Timelines Author: Multiple Authors, Illustrator: Multiple Illustrators Publisher: IDW Genre: Graphic Novel, Sequential Art, Sci-Fi Release Date: May 31st 2016 Page Count: 120 Format: NetGalley ARC ISBN: 9780606385732 Book Depository | Amazon | Chapters/Indigo | Goodreads   Firstly, I would like to thank NetGalley and the publisher for… Continue reading Graphic Novel Review: Back To The Future, Vol.1: Untold Tales & Alternate Timelines

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Book Haul: March 2016

Oops I did it again. I bought too many books. I’ll never catch up. Ooh baby baby. Yeah, I know…I set new years resolution goals and I have failed miserably…but I mean, I just can’t resist a good deal! Hello, my name is Maria Casacalenda and I have a book buying problem. NetGalley The Rattler… Continue reading Book Haul: March 2016

books · wrap up

October 2015 Reading Wrap Up

I can’t believe October is already over! I tried to squeeze in as many spooky and suspenseful reads as I could during the month of October as it seemed only appropriate to do so during the month in which Halloween takes place! Unfortunately, I hit a bit of a slump this month, but I hope… Continue reading October 2015 Reading Wrap Up

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For those who don’t know me very well, Back To The Future is my favourite film of all time. I remember way back when DVD players were a new thing (wow I feel really old  be able to say that) and my mom had just bought a new DVD player for my Dad for Christmas.… Continue reading GREAT SCOTT! IT’S WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 21st 2015!

events · pop culture fun


The third day of the convention, a.k.a. the busiest day falls on a Saturday. It is almost impossible to get any shopping done on this day as the show floor is completely packed which makes it really difficult to see what the vendors have to offer. Saturday is best for any photo ops, autographs or… Continue reading FAN EXPO DAY 3: SATURDAY

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The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy: A Handbook for Girl Geeks (Book Review)

Author: Sam Maggs Publisher: Quirk Books Genre: Non-Fiction, Feminism, Humour, Pop Culture Release Date: May 12 2015 Page Count: 208 Format: eBook ARC (sent by publisher for review via NetGalley) ISBN: 9781594747892 Author Website | Purchase on Amazon | Book Depository | Goodreads “Cons are like black holes for your wallet, what with collectibles and Artist… Continue reading The Fangirl’s Guide to the Galaxy: A Handbook for Girl Geeks (Book Review)