The main point of a persuasive essay is to persuade or convince the audience of a particular stance in an argument. It is intended to make the reader believe an idea and take some form of action or inaction. This form of essay is not particularly difficult
While talking about new books is fun and exciting, there are tons of books already on the shelf that need a little love. So this edition of Book Beat will focus on books you can run out and buy now (instant gratification!) and some other interesting news.
Many shows will be heading into their mid-season finales so expect a lot of cliffhangers in the next week. Otherwise, lots of things are live and musical this week on TV! Share on Facebook
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! To counterprogram all the Thursday football, Syfy is offering a James Bond marathon and AMC is featuring the Godfather movies. I’m not sure either of those really say “big family eating holiday fare” but whatever. I think the networks assume all the women are
New York Comic Con has always had a strong book presence since the major publishing houses are headquartered a few block away. Lots of authors were around to promote movie ad adaptions of their works or TV adaptions of their books, or just, new books! Share on
So much news on Shadowhunters! Last week, I shared my interview with the cast and creators of Shadowhunters on translating Mortal Instruments: City of Bones into a TV show coming to Freeform (the new name for ABC Family) in January 2016. This time, I’m sharing the cast’s
No, this isn’t part two of my Shadowhunters interviews at NYCC. Consider this a fun, little intermission from On The Fly (OTF) which features a new video every Friday with cast members from different ABC Family shows. Share on Facebook
In January, Freeform (the new name of ABC Family) launches a new series based on the wildly popular Shadowhunters books by Cassandra Clare. The cast and creators made their first public appearance to reveal the opening 6 minutes of the premiere episode at New York Comic Con.
This year was the first and well, only time ABC Family will come out to play at New York Comic Con. (Next year the network changes its name from ABC Family to Freeform.) They did an amazing job of interacting with the fans so let’s hope Freeform
New York Comic Con begins today! If you’re one of the many who couldn’t get tickets or if they cap the line before you can get into a panel, all is not lost! NYCC is teaming up with Marriott Courtyard and Twitch to stream major panels and
New York Comic Con (NYCC) is one of the biggest and funnest pop culture conventions! The event is so huge that they’ve outgrown the Javits Convention Center and a four-day weekend so we now have New York Super Week (NYSW). NYSW is a week-long collection of all
While author Cassandra Clare has mentioned this in passing…it’s now official! Shadowhunters will be making its first con appearance at New York Comic Con in October! While we’ve seen images from the Entertainment Weekly preview and from the cast on social media, this will be the first