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Star Wars: The Force Awakens
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens

  Awakening, The Force Is *a spoiler free review* Written by Grace Wray   “Chewie…We’re home.” Crowds worldwide applauded when the big screen lit up with Han Solo uttering these words on Dec. 18, 2015. Star Wars fans do feel like they are ‘home’ again with the newest Episode VII,”The […]

Book Reviews: The Tournament at Gorlan
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Book Reviews: The Tournament at Gorlan

Rating: 9/10 Recommended for: Ages 12 and up for a more mature storyline and minor drinking reference “The Tournament at Gorlan” is the first book in a new series by John Flanagan called “Ranger’s Apprentice: The Early Years.” This book is the prequel to the Ranger’s Apprentice 12-book epic. Flanagan […]

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Movie Reviews: Goosebumps

Rating: 8/10 Recommended for: Families with kids ages 9+ “There are three distinctive parts in a story, the beginning, the middle, and the twist!” These words are spoken by Jack Black who plays the horror writer R.L Stein in the latest “Goosebumps” movie, and they tell exactly how this movie unfolds. […]

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Media Reviews: Favorite Moments from Mockingjay

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One was released in November. It is the third movie in the Hunger Games series. The movie features Katniss Everdeen, a former victor, as she deals with the loss of her co-victor Peeta and the rebellion facing Panem. Rising to the role of Mockingjay, Katniss […]

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Uncategorized: Top 10 Christmas Movies for the Whole Family

The twelve days of Christmas have officially begun, and what’s better at ensuring you’re in the Christmas spirit than Christmas movies for the whole family? This top 10 list will fill your home with holiday cheer, laughter, and joy as you cuddle around a fire, wrapped in countless fluffy blankets, […]

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Movie Review: Ender’s Game

Rating: 8/10 stars Recommended for: Young Adult/Adult Too often, movies receive critical reviews because they are an adaptation of a popular novel and the movie fails to capture all the nuances and plot depth of the novel. “Ender’s Game” is a novel written by Orson Scott Card and first published […]

Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?
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Media Review: To Be or Not To Be Self-Paced?

Omnibus I Self-Paced vs. Omnibus I Live Classrooms Recently, Veritas Press announced a new self-paced Omnibus class available July 1. The course is similar to V.P.’s History self-paced classes, as seen from watching the fully-functional self-paced classes. But one has to ask, what are the pros and cons? For there […]

Book Review: Straight from the Press
Book Reviews

Book Review: Straight from the Press

Pages of History: Secrets of the Ancients is the first volume in a new series written by Alexia Detweiler and our own Mr. Bruce Etter. This delightful story comes alive through the authorship of these writers and through the art of Mr. Ned Bustard. The book is set in the […]