Category: Television

The Handmaid’s Tale | Television Show Review

July 14, 2017     Marissa     Books, Television, Television Show Review   0 Comments
The Handmaid’s Tale | Television Show Review

When I heard that they were making this book into a television show I was instantly excited about it. It motivated me to read the book (granted, I didn’t start until a few days before the first episode aired, and I was still reading the book while I was watching the show. We all know I’m a terrible reader okay, let’s not dwell on the fact that it takes me a million years to read a book.) I finished reading the book and I absolutely loved it. If you’re interested in reading my thoughts on the book, check out my review of it here. Anyway, enough about the book, let’s get on to my review of the show. Like I said, I loved the book but something about seeing it onscreen just made it even better. Seeing the world of Gilead come to life and be made a reality through my television screen was all the more terrifying than the […]

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Favourite TV shows of all time | Top 10 Tuesday

September 6, 2016     Marissa     Television, Top 10 Tuesday   0 Comments
Favourite TV shows of all time | Top 10 Tuesday

Top 10 Tuesday is a weekly feature created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is tv related in honour of the fall tv shows returning, and I chose to do my top 10 favourite television shows of all time. Aside from reading books, I also like to spend countless hours watching too many shows for one person to keep up with. Asking me to pick my favourite tv show will result in me being very indecisive; it’s impossible to choose. This is really in no particular order, because I love them all too much. 1. Orphan Black This show is so good. I’m always asking people if they’ve seen it so I can talk about it with them. And if the haven’t seen it, I kind of pester them until they do. I really don’t want to give a description of the plot because it’s seriously better if you go into it without knowing anything. It’s so good. […]

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