Ms. Laura C. Macmillan

Helpful votes received on reviews: 93% (14 of 15)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,413,298 - Total Helpful Votes: 14 of 15
Stargirl: Stargirl (Black Apple) by Jerry Spinelli
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
After reading Stargirl, i wouldn't have technically lumped it in with all the childrens literature. I read this book in my mid teens and it is still one that i re-read now. The book speaks openly and honestly of peer pressure and the teenage ideal of having to 'fit in'. Now, later in life, the book makes much more sense as a work which is one to look back on wonder why the hell you tried conform as much as you did while at high school! it touches upon the idea that none of us really want to be generic, and after meeting Spinelli at a book signing, you can see what an inspriration the book had been to so many other people. The book is stunningly written and senstitive to a teen perspective,… Read more
Sorta Fairytale [DVD] [2002] [Region 1] [US Import&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Tori Amos
13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
I bought this DVD on a whim, mainly because i love the song to pieces and partly because adrien brody's in it. I bought it, realising it was a region one dvd and hoping to god it would play on my computer, but when i inserted it into my bog standard dvd player, it worked fine!! So, dont let that put you off, though, if it doesn't work, dont blame me. When watching the video for the first time, you do get quite confused (well, i did). It was one of those moments where you realise the song doesn't mean the same thing to tori as it does to me!! Tori is a leg, complete with pointy stilletto, brody, an arm with indie style watch. the way the video progresses is beautiful, the use of colour… Read more

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