Five Iconic Fictional Brother Duos

Five Iconic Fictional Brother Duos

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Today is National Brother’s Day, an unofficial holiday dedicated to celebrating the brothers in our lives, whether they are siblings, brothers-in-law, cousins, or close male friends. Brother’s Day is meant to appreciate any brother figure who we can always depend on when we need them.

8 of Literature Worst Monsters (Who weren’t all that bad)

8 of Literature Worst Monsters (Who weren’t all that bad)

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Who are literature’s worst monsters, but aren’t actually all that bad? Who has a silver lining that we can look into? Who are the almost monsters of literature that are almost terrible but not quite? Let’s find out!     8-Vernon Dursley Image Via Cat and Ellie’s Bookcase – WordPress.com   At least Umbridge told Harry the truth! At least she told him that he shouldn’t lie! Not only did this pig in a human suit lie to Harry, but he abused him since he was a BABY. He’s not even magical. Objectively, of all the characters from the Harry …

Brienne of Tarth Speaks out on GoT’s Finale Season

Brienne of Tarth Speaks out on GoT’s Finale Season

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The many plots twists of Game of Thrones eighth and final season left audiences, well, filled with emotions.   Image Via Huff Post   Many fans of the show, book lovers or not, were angry with how their favorite characters went and how they ended up. It turns out that not a whole lot of the actors were happy either, and the list has been ever-growing since the show’s conclusion.   Image Via Game of Thrones Wiki – Fandom   From a crafty man with all the answers, Tyrion seems to have suffered some sort of off-screen head injury. What’s …

Why Jaime’s Character Arc in Season Eight Was So Disappointing

Why Jaime’s Character Arc in Season Eight Was So Disappointing

Jaime has come a long way from his early days on Game of Thrones. He began as a villain on the show, so devoted to an incestuous relationship with his sister, Cersei Lannister  that he did terrible things, such as pushing Bran Stark out a window, thus crippling the boy for life. But as the series progressed, he began to move down a path of redemption, growing as a person through his interactions with Brienne of Tarth and being further humbled through the loss of his hand. Jaime proved himself as a person capable of change, of growth, while Cersei doubled down on …

Booze & Books(tr): Your ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Drinking Game

Booze & Books(tr): Your ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 Drinking Game

It’s Thirsty Thursday, and Bookstr is bringing you Booze & Books, our newest weekly feature dedicated to drinking games and booze-book pairings. Since this week is in honor of the Game of Thrones TV show, we’ve got one major recommendation: a shitload of booze. This post is dark and full of spoilers, so don’t continue if you haven’t gotten a chance to endure episode 3. The battle’s lighting may be dim, but don’t worry: we’re about to get LIT.   Gif Via Hello Giggles   Listen, sometimes you have to just drink and know things. For instance, you KNOW that at least …