Some people read Harry Potter, others The Lord of the Rings, but the saga that owned my childhood was Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan. These ten books were the ones I have enjoyed the most in my lifetime. I spent days reading the author's twitter, looking at fandom webpages and fanficts, and rereading these incredible books that mixed teenage life, superheroes and Rome and Greek culture.
I kind of listen to every music gender but one of the ones i like the most is reggaeton. I do not care if everyone else hates it, or if the lyrics are polemic, i love to sing them out loud. I do not think that what people listen to define their class, culture or education level; it annoys me a lot when someone judges people because of their music taste. I love reggaeton and I am not ashamed of it.
FOMO stands for: Fear of Missing Out. I hate being at home all day long; boredom stresses me out, so I basically go out every single time I can, even if it is just to buy an ice cream in Unicentro. I don't like missing social events. I become really annoying, and annoyed, if I stay in my house during the weekends, I need to go outside!
One of my favorite things is watching TV series, therefore I consider myself a Netflix Junkie. I am always looking for the new releases, but I end up watching the classics that once ruled TV world and now are ruling online streaming. I'm a huge fan of Netflix because it allows me to watch my favorite series whenever i want, and for as long as I want to. The ones I like the most are: How I met your mother, Modern family, Grey's anatomy, Skins, Gossip Girl, and so on.
Why Don Corleone had so much power? How can an olive oil trader become one of the most powerful men in New York City? In this article the Huffington Post retrieves the book’s most important details surrounding this mysterious character in order to understand why he was the almighty Godfather.
I think it is important to know the authors' biography, not only to gain general knowledge, but also to have a deeper reading process as one can develop interesting analyses of the novel by relating the author’s live to his work, and trying to understand how it influenced it on the form and fond.
One of my favorite activities in the whole world is traveling, everywhere and every kind of trip; I have a huge Wanderlust! One of my biggest dreams is being able to make a long road trip with my friends, not necessarily to the US, but anywhere where i can share with them the amazing of traveling.
Even if it is not the main part of the novel, the Sicilian mafia in America is the argument Puzo uses to develop his story of vengeance, treason, love and so other many issues. I consider important to understand how these mafias worked, their roots, their evolution, and so more, in order to have a better comprehension of the element from where the author develops his novel.
There is a historical context behind Nazorine and Enzo's fear. The FBI is not only after the Corleone's because of their dirty business, but also because of their nationality, after all they were Italians, one of the country's enemies during the past 6 years of WW2. "The executive order that forced Japanese-Americans from their homes also put immigrants from Italy under the watchful eye of the government"
For most of us it is easier to carry on a way more effective reading process if we do loud reading instead of silent reading, therefore pairing reading time with a good audiobook improves the process by allowing greater concentration, a better manage of time and an inevitable improvement in pronunciation