It’s Melissa Landers week! We brought you the review of Melissa Lander’s Alienated earlier and Preview today, First Reads Fridays feature one our most anticipated books of 2016, Starflight, which will be out next Tuesday, February 2nd.
As you are already aware, we’ve been watching and drinking along to Shadowhunters on Freeform Network these past few weeks. We haven’t been wowed with the writing, the pacing, the script or the CGI, so we’ve mostly been tuning in so that we can drink together. Let’s explore Episode #3 to see if this show can redeem itself.
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Mix one all-American girl plus one handsome alien in the first Intergalactic student exchange program, plus a pinch of sabotage and you get Alienated by Melissa Landers.
We poured ourselves a pitcher of our new favorite cocktail The Brakebills Gimlet and settled in to watch The Magicians on syfy. From the advance trailers we were guardedly optimistic, but we’ve been let down before. Some shows start with a whimper, but The Magicians started (and ended) with a BANG! Episode 1 set the pace with an introduction to Quentin Coldwater, Brakebills University, the magical world of Fillory and…..The Beast. We were under The Magicians’ spell almost immediately. We recap and review here: