April Reading Wrap Up

april reading wrap upApril was a great month for many reasons and reading 10 books this month was definitely one of the high lights. But before you think I’m insane, and read instead of sleeping, no worries, some of these books are quick reads, and one in particular is a little one. And besides, now I’m finally so on top of my reading challenge (currently 50% completed) that I’m willing to pick up a massive book from my TBR pile in May!

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Commercial Break #40

tumblr_o5a2fnVDmT1qf8em3o4_1280Well well well. It’s another year that has gone by like that, and Mettel Ray has aged another full year! 6 years of blogging, 6 years worth of posts and growth, that sometimes feels like a task, but mostly, like a part of me that I can’t shake. This year I haven’t planned for anything, I don’t even have an idea for something spectacular. And I guess it’s fitting, just like my own birthdays became more subdued, Mettel Ray’s blog celebration took place in silence.

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10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

10 cloverfield lane

If you end up in an underground bunker after a car accident and the guy holding you down there tells you that a chemical attack has killed everyone above the ground, you should believe him but you should also not trust him. Spaced between various genres, 10 Cloverfield Lane is a thrilling experience from start to finish, with surprises lurking around every corner, with brilliant performances by everyone in this minuscule cast.

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Eddie The Eagle (2016)

eddie the eagleIf you’re looking for a feelgood movie, that is motivating, sweet and honest, go for Eddie the Eagle! This movie will teach you that winning is not always the only way to win, and being the best you can be, is sometimes better than being the best in the world. And to have such great life lessons in a movie based on true events, and having Egerton give a brilliant performance, adds to the pile of great things Eddie the Eagle brings on to the table.

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