Ready Player One- Book Review.

By Mollie Campbell. Book: Ready Player One Author: Ernest Cline Genre: Science-Fiction, Dystopian Rating: 9/10   When I read the synopsis for ‘Ready Player One’ by Ernest Cline I was intrigued, but not enough to give it a read. This was due to the fact that I am not a gamer; the last video gameContinue reading “Ready Player One- Book Review.”

Tears for Fears – Gig Review.

By Mollie Campbell. Band: Tears for Fears Opening Act: Alison Moyet Location: Bournemouth Rating 9/10 A nostalgia storm swept through Bournemouth last night as 80’s band ‘Tears for Fears’ took to the stage at the BIC, treating the audience to their iconic back catalogue of hits plus some fan favourites. The band, comprised of RolandContinue reading “Tears for Fears – Gig Review.”

‘Simon vs. the homo sapiens agenda’- Book Review.

By Mollie Campbell. Book: ‘Simon vs. the homo sapiens agenda’ Author: Becky Albertalli Rating: 6/10 Genre: Young Adult, Romance, LGBT When I first started reading ‘Simon vs. the homo sapiens agenda’ I found it very difficult to sink my teeth into, nothing seemed to jump out at me which was quite disheartening as I wasContinue reading “‘Simon vs. the homo sapiens agenda’- Book Review.”

‘Beautiful Boy’- Movie review.

By Mollie Campbell. Movie review: Beautiful Boy Directed by: Felix Van Groeningen Starring: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet. Duration: 120 mins Rating: 4/5 When I heard about this film I immediately loved the idea of Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet teaming up as a father/son duo, I knew both acting capabilities would result in something powerful.Continue reading “‘Beautiful Boy’- Movie review.”

Why ‘Fahrenheit 451’ is still an incredibly important piece of literature and why every young person should read it.

By Mollie Campbell. In my last article I wrote about how technology, the internet and Social Media is impacting our lives, and how it appears to be destroying our authenticity, in this article I will be discussing the importance of ‘Fahrenheit 451’ by Ray Bradbury and why every young adult should read it. Like IContinue reading “Why ‘Fahrenheit 451’ is still an incredibly important piece of literature and why every young person should read it.”

Is technology and Social Media becoming so integral to people’s lives that it is lessening the impact of our passions? Just how dangerous is it?

By Mollie Campbell. We all understand the current climate of society, a very large proportion of life now revolves around the use of technology and its corresponding apps, social media etc… from simply using email, to Apple Pay, from ordering Christmas presents, to managing your bank account from the comfort of your own phone. TheseContinue reading “Is technology and Social Media becoming so integral to people’s lives that it is lessening the impact of our passions? Just how dangerous is it?”