Book Review: Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

Swallows and Amazons is a children's adventure story by Arthur Ransome. It follows the lives of John, Susan, Titty and Roger Walker as they stay at a farm near a lake in the Lake District during the school holidays. They borrow a boat named Swallow to go sailing and make a camp on a nearby … Continue reading Book Review: Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

Film Review: The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

Prince Caspian is about the four Pevensie children, who return to Narnia to help Prince Caspian (played by Ben Barnes) in his struggle with for the throne against his corrupt uncle, King Miraz (played by Sergio Castellitto). I think Prince Caspian is a good sequel; I liked the fact the actors were older because it gives the characters more maturity … Continue reading Film Review: The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

Film Review: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe is the first film in a trilogy of adaptations of C.S. Lewis’ well-known and much loved children’s book series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This particular film introduces the 4 Pevensie children, who discover the magical land of Narnia through a wardrobe and meet Aslan and the White Witch. With … Continue reading Film Review: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe