Book Review: The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase #2)

Book Review: The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase #2)

The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #2) by Rick Riordan Published by Disney-Hyperion on October 4th 2016 Genres: adventure, fantasy, myths Pages: 471 Goodreads The 411 Junkie Rundown The adventures *coughs troubles* for Magnus continues. A missing hammer, another prophecy, a new hall mate, and stopping Ragnorak–again–seems to be the […]

Book Review: The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase #1)

The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #1) by Rick Riordan Published by Disney – Hyperion Books on October 6th 2015 Genres: action, adventure, myths Pages: 499 Goodreads The 411 Junkie Rundown Valhala, Loki, Thor, Odin, the Valkeries. Yep, they’re all included in this newest adventure from Rick Riordan. Magnus Chase […]

Movie Review: Coco

Coco by Adrian Molina (Co-Director), Lee Unkrich (Director) on November 21st, 2017 Genres: adventure, children’s, folklore The 411 Junkie Rundown Miguel loves music. He wants to be a musician. Nothing wrong with that, except his entire family, for as long as he can remember, hates music. At the very least they strongly dislike it due […]

Reading: The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase #1)

Reading: The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase #1)

The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, #1) by Rick Riordan Genres: adventure, fantasy, young adult Goodreads Magnus Chase has always been a troubled kid. Since his mother’s mysterious death, he’s lived alone on the streets of Boston, surviving by his wits, keeping one step ahead of the police and the […]

The Dark Tower

Movie 411: Dark Tower

Dark Tower by Nikolaj Arcel (Director) on August 04th 2017 Genres: action, adventure, fantasy The 411 Junkie Rundown: Dark forces took over another dimensional world and want to expand their power, which includes Earth, by knocking down the Dark Tower, a barrier that separates multiple dimensions. The Gunslinger, from another dimension, and Jake, from Earth’s dimension, […]

At the Movies: Thor, Ragnarok

Genres: action, adventure All right. As a pre-birthday present I’m heading out to watch this! I’m not sure what to expect except for a whole bunch of action-adventure awesomeness with a dose of witty dialogue.