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Never Too Late – Picking up Harry Potter as an Adult

When I started dating my current boyfriend, he decided it was time to finally pick up Harry Potter, if only for the sake of our relationship. Otherwise, how could he hope to communicate with a girlfriend who speaks in 50 percent Harry Potter quotes? Ever wondered what your impression of the books would be if you picked them up in your mid-twenties, two decades after they came out? Wondering if it’s worth your time to jump on the bandwagon now if you missed the boat so many years ago? Let’s ask him and find out! Continue reading Never Too Late – Picking up Harry Potter as an Adult

Grown Up Coloring Books Just Got Geekier with Firefly’s Serenity and Avatar: The Last Airbender

coloringavatarIn January, Kayla wrote about the joys of adult coloring books, especially ones with geeky themes like Marvel comics, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, and Sherlock. Well get ready to add to your collection because Dark Horse just announced that it is launching its own adult coloring book program, starting with these two big crowd-pleasers: Serenity and Avatar: The Last Airbender. Continue reading Grown Up Coloring Books Just Got Geekier with Firefly’s Serenity and Avatar: The Last Airbender

How to be a Harry Potter Fan as an Adult

The Harry Potter generation has now hit their twenties, and whether we like it or not, this effects what we want out of our fandom. Although we are often the first to stand up and disagree when someone calls Harry Potter “just a children’s book,” there are some aspects of the fandom that are specifically geared towards kids, and sometimes you just feel out of place there as an adult. But there are ways to keep the fandom alive and be a grown-up at the same time. Read more for the Geekettes’ tips on how to HP as an adult! Continue reading How to be a Harry Potter Fan as an Adult