“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.”

― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One series recap and review

Hi everyone! Welcome to a new featured series on LiyanaLand, focusing on recaps and reviews of the the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Phase One movies. I’ve watched them multiple times: in the cinemas, at home, with friends and family that it seems a travesty not to review some of them. Some… Read more →


Movie Review: The Heathers

Title: The Heathers Loved it Graded Genre: Black Comedy Director: Michael Lehmann Writer: Daniel Waters Actors: Winona Ryder, Christian Slater Elements: High school, suicide A deliciously… Read more →


Slated by Teri Terry

Title: Slated Loved it Graded Author: Teri Terry Genre: Dystopia Publisher: Orchard Books Elements: Assassins, Pirates Series: Book 1 of Slated series Kyla’s memory has… Read more →