Movie Review: Queen of Katwe

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QUEEN OF KATWE is based on a true story. Watching a film based on someone’s real-life experience is always inspirational. Especially a film like this one which shows us the harsh and difficult lives people lead in other countries, and what they do to overcome this. Disney’s “Queen Katwe” is a true story about a young girl living in the slums of Uganda, […]

Neil deGrasse Tyson on Comic-Con: ‘It gives me hope for the future’

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Suzette Valle at Comic-Con

If Comic-Con gives Neil deGrasse Tyson hope for the future of civilization, then geekdom will lead the charge. Comic-Con has come a long way from the comic book convention that started in 1970. It has evolved into the foremost event for pop-culture. Besides comics, movies, and TV shows, there’s something constructive happening at this convention: a con […]

Meet ‘101 Movies’ Author Suzette Valle at the New Canaan Library May 1st

Invitation to Meet Author Suzette Valle at New Canaan Library

We’re on our way, East Coast! I’m very excited to be presenting “101 Movies To See Before You Grow Up” at the New Canaan Public Library in New Canaan, Connecticut. Please join me: Sunday, May 1, at 3PM Adrian Lamb Room 13 Oenoke Ridge New Canaan, CT 06840 (203)966-1776 This fun and dynamic book presentation is for […]

Coachella Fashion 2016. Items for Sale

Bianca Valle at Coachella in the Desert Sun Newspaper

If you have teenage girls going to Coachella for Weekend 1 or 2, score extra parent points by helping your festival goer look like she’s been there, done that, before. Nothing like not looking the part on the first time out to Indio, CA! My daughter attended this music festival three years in a row. Each year […]

Meet Jenna Ortega Star of Disney’s ‘Stuck in the Middle’

Jenna Ortega Disney Channel

Jenna Ortega plays the smart and spunky Harley Diaz, one of seven kids in the Diaz family, on the Disney Channel’s new show “Stuck in the Middle.” But the teenage actress brings more than just work experience to this character. Ortega is also one of six children in real life, so it’s safe to say […]