This New Novel Is Set Within the ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ World

This New Novel Is Set Within the ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ World

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Now, if you’re at all like me, then you already know that Buffy the Vampire Slayer is one of the greatest series to ever grace modern television. This layered, genre-bending series about a cheerleader-turned-heroine helped pave the way for a generation of girls who believed that they, themselves, could fight the monsters under the bed; a generation of girls who knew exactly how powerful they were.        ***Buffy Spoilers*** . . . . . . . . . . . .   Even without the very clear feminist foundation, Buffy had such intense, powerful messages hidden beneath the plot lines of monsters, demons, and vampires. …

Librarian Inspires Action Figure Of Her Own, and It’s Pretty Super

Librarian Inspires Action Figure Of Her Own, and It’s Pretty Super

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Nancy Pearl is joining the ranks of superheroes, Star Wars characters, and Transformers, because she now has her own action figure. Seattle-based novelty company, Archie McPhee, crafted one of their most popular action figures after Seattle librarian Nancy Pearl.    via Archie McPhee   For only $9.95, you can get your own “caped crusader that fights anti-intellectualism, ignorance, and censorship everywhere.”   via Archie McPhee   Nancy, a best-selling author, librarian, literary critic, and reader, is definitely deserving of an action figure of her own. Not only did she win Librarian of the Year in 2011, but she also received the Lifetime Achievement …

Here’s What Michonne Actress Has To Say About New ‘The Walking Dead’ Season

Here’s What Michonne Actress Has To Say About New ‘The Walking Dead’ Season

Comic book turned binge-worthy TV Series, The Walking Dead has amassed an outrageous following since its publication in 2003 and series premiere in 2010. The series is due to kick off its eighth season on October 22, 2017 and we. cannot. wait.   via GIPHY   The Walking Dead has celebrated seven thrilling, suspense-ridden, gory, and brutal seasons thus far. Just when fans think they’ve seen everything, season eight promises to slay you.    Actress Danai Gurira, who plays the role of our favorite badass ninja warrior Michonne, spoke to Entertainment Weekly about the upcoming season, calling it, “unpredictable.”    “We don’t tend to tread …