“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”
— Albert Einstein
The short: 4.5/5 ✦. A supremely entertaining graphic novel series that is goofy on the surface but contains layers upon layers of character exploration.
“Nothing is so indecent that it cannot be said to another person if the proper words are used to convey it.”
― Giovanni Boccaccio, The Decameron
“No soldier outlives a thousand chances. But every soldier believes in Chance and trusts his luck.”
― Erich Maria Remarque
The short: 4.5/5 ✦. An amazing heist story with brilliant, multi-faceted characters and a thrilling, in-depth plot.
The 5th and 6th episodes of Season 2 of VeggieTales in the House, now available on Netflix! In “Monster Truck Flower Delivery,” Petunia receives a monster truck, and in “Vote for Archibald,” Tom Celeriac runs for mayor.
The short: 4/5 ✦. A effortlessly well-written slice-of-life novel about dealing with the unknown, the familiar, the new, the old, and everything and everyone in between.
The 3rd and 4th episodes of Season 2 of VeggieTales in the House, now available on Netflix! In “The Silly Ray,” Larry uses his silly ray on Bob, and in “The Camp Out,” Bob loves s’mores a little too much.
The short: 3.5/5 ✦. A bit of a (lengthy) backward step from the previous book, and too much fluff in an otherwise action-packed, fast-paced novel.
“The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.”
— G.K. Chesterton