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Mandy Wan rounded up 30 books that you should read if you love House of the Dragon.

Brian shared his thoughts on Broadway’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

And have you read this week’s Book Reports?

Book-Related Things

Here are 10 books to read if you love the A League of Their Own series.

FFSSSSSSS. “Texas Teachers Now Fear Reprisals For Teaching Young Adult Fiction.”

Folks in the district John Green went to school in are trying to ban his books.

Onscreen Things

Paper Girls has been canceled after only one season. (Stephanie had great things to say about the show in a recent Stream It.)

Trailer for the new Little Mermaid:

Trailer for the Enchanted sequel, Disenchanted:

Teaser for the Percy Jackson show:

Here are some photos from the adaptation of Soman Chainani’s The School for Good and Evil.

I am loving everything about She-Hulk, but Wong’s definitely a standout. (Check out more of our Marvel content here.)

Jason Mendoza is joining a Star War!

Julie Plec talks Vampire Academy, and the cast talks about bringing the characters to life.

Multimedia Things

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This is SO CUTE.

(Check out our Twilight content here.)

(Check out Mandy W.’s Stream It of Turning Red here.)

He knows exactly what he’s doing!!!

(Check out all of our Christina Ricci-related posts here.)

We stan.

Miscellaneous Things

R.I.P. WIne Genius.

I’ll leave you with this because it’s been that kind of week.

What’d we miss? Add your fave distractions of the week in the comments.

Mandy (she/her) is a manager at a tech company who lives in Austin, TX, with her husband, son, and dogs. She loves superheroes and pretty much any show or movie with “Star” in the name.