Book Review – Cinderella is Dead

Book Review Let me start with the obvious, this is a Cinderella fairytale retelling (of sorts), only she’s been dead for 200 years and Kalynn flipped the classic tale on it’s head. So, what if everything you’ve been told about the Cinderella tale was a lie? Sophia doesn’t want to go to the ball, inContinue reading “Book Review – Cinderella is Dead”

Book Review – The Glass Queen

“Once upon a time, in a magical land teeming with good and evil, a beautiful queen birthed an incredibly special daughter.” “Strong of heart and fast as wind. A warrior set apart, unwilling to bend.” Princess Ashleigh Charmaine-Anskelisa is to play a part in ‘The Little Cinder Girl’ fairy tale. Her role is not pre-determinedContinue reading “Book Review – The Glass Queen”

Book Review – The Rose Princess

Book Review I have loved fairy tales since I was a child, watching and re-watching them. I could never grow tired of the stories, even now as an adult. This year I’ve been reading quite a few retellings (see The Thief of Cahraman) and finding new versions of old favorites to fall in love with.Continue reading “Book Review – The Rose Princess”

Book Review – Thief of Cahraman

Book Review I’ve loved fairy tales from a young age and I was especially obsessed with Disney movies (I might still be)… Over the years I’ve read a few retellings based on popular Disney movies/Grimm fairy tales and this one was my favorite by far. There was something unique, magical even, about Lucy’s writing. HerContinue reading “Book Review – Thief of Cahraman”

Book Review – Hidden Princess

Book Review: This is a modern Sleeping Beauty retelling that centers around Rory (Aurora), who is brought up by her ‘aunts’ in the human realm. After she shares her first kiss with her crush, Carson, things change for her. Rory learns that she isn’t human. There is more than one ‘true love’ for her, andContinue reading “Book Review – Hidden Princess”