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Tessa’s Scifi Book Recommendation: Tinker by Wen Spencer

In the book Tinker (Elfhome #1), Wen Spencer has crafted a terrific and complex future Earth where Pittsburgh is the location of the single interdimensional gate.  Yes, Pittsburgh.  The Chinese built a faulty hyperphase gate that translated the city to the Faerie planet of Elfhome—most of the time.  Sometimes it returns to Ear

Tessa's DVD Review: Pacific Rim Disappoints

Movie PosterNobody told me Pacific Rim was a Godzilla remake.  Seriously, that is exactly what it reminds me of!  The monsters trample various corners of the globe, mostly Hong Kong

Tessa's DVD Review: Epic is epic!

The new animated movie Epic came out on DVD in September.  This little movie (PG) has nothing special in the plot or setting, but it has some really fun lines and characterizations.  A miniature world in the woods behind the main character’s house is endangered and our girl is magically shrunk down to guard the special pod which will bring life to the forest.  Evil rot king Mandrake tries to steal the pod and our heroine, MK, must help the snail and slug (Mub and Grub) deliver the pod.  

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