Tag: fairy tales

Blitz: Kingdom of Sand and Wishes (Giveaway)

Blitz: Kingdom of Sand and Wishes (Giveaway)

Kingdom of Sand & Wishes: A Limited Edition Collection of Aladdin Retellings Publication date: May 24th 2019 Genres: Fairy Tales, Fantasy, Young Adult Aladdin, but not as you remember it…. On the dusty streets, around the bustling bazaars, being overlooked by a Sultan’s Palace was a land. A land of magic, secrets and treasures buried … Continue reading Blitz: Kingdom of Sand and Wishes (Giveaway)

Fairy Tale Retellings: Beauty & the Beast

Fairy Tale Retellings: Beauty & the Beast

Welcome to part 2 of my series on fairy tale retellings! Other parts in this series: Fairy Tale Retellings: Cinderella Fairy Tale Retellings; Beauty & the Beast MORE COMING SOON! Along with Cinderella, Beauty & the Beast is one of the most popular fairy tales. This is totally shown in how VAST an array of … Continue reading Fairy Tale Retellings: Beauty & the Beast

Review: The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork

The Enchanted SonataAuthor: Heather Dixon WallworkPublisher: The Wallworkshop (October 23, 2018)Paperback, 365 pagesGoodreads     |     Amazon (KindleUnlimited)SummaryClara Stahlbaum has her future perfectly planned: to marry the handsome pianist, Johann Kahler (ah!) and settle down to a life full of music. But all that changes on Christmas Eve, when Clara receives a mysterious and magical … Continue reading Review: The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork

Book Review: Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

Sea WitchAuthor: Sarah HenningPublisher: Katherine Tegen Books (July 31, 2018)Hardcover, 368 pagesGoodreads   AmazonSummaryEveryone knows what happens in the end. A mermaid, a prince, a true love’s kiss. But before that young siren’s tale, there were three friends. One feared, one royal, and one already dead.Ever since her best friend, Anna, drowned, Evie has been … Continue reading Book Review: Sea Witch by Sarah Henning

Book Review: Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves by Liesl Shurtliff

Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven DwarvesAuthor: Liesl ShurtliffPublisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers (May 29th, 2018)Hardcover, 304 pagesGoodreads   AmazonSummaryFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Rump, comes the true story behind another unlikely hero: a grumpy dwarf who gets tangled up in Snow White's feud with the … Continue reading Book Review: Grump: The (Fairly) True Tale of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves by Liesl Shurtliff

Book Review: Beast: A Tale of Love and Revenge by Lisa Jensen

Beast: A Tale of Love and RevengeAuthor: Lisa JensenPublisher: Candlewick (July 10, 2018)Hardcover, 352 pagesGoodreadsSummaryThey say Château Beaumont is cursed. But servant-girl Lucie can’t believe such foolishness about handsome Jean-Loup Christian Henri LeNoir, Chevalier de Beaumont, master of the estate. But when the chevalier's cruelty is revealed, Lucie vows to see him suffer. A wisewoman grants … Continue reading Book Review: Beast: A Tale of Love and Revenge by Lisa Jensen

Blog Tour: Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean (Excerpt, Review, Giveaway)

When a man known only as Devil finds his way into her bedchamber and offers her his help in landing a duke, Lady Felicity Faircloth agrees. She might be a spinster, but she’s seen love in action and is willing to do whatever it takes to ensure that her future husband will love her beyond … Continue reading Blog Tour: Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean (Excerpt, Review, Giveaway)

Book Blitz: Dark Water by J.A. Armitage (Teaser, Excerpt, Giveaway)

Dark Water J.A. Armitage (Reverse Fairytales, #4)Publication date: June 19th 2018Genres: Fairy Tales, Young AdultYou think you know the story of The Little Mermaid…A tragic accident on the eve of her eighteenth birthday leads Princess Erica to a chance encounter with a mysterious man on the beach. When he turns up at her birthday party … Continue reading Book Blitz: Dark Water by J.A. Armitage (Teaser, Excerpt, Giveaway)

Book Review: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Book Review: Geekerella by Ashley PostonNarrated by Eileen Stevens & Tristan Morris Rating: 3 StarsPublished April 4th 2017 by Quirk Books Summary: Anything can happen once upon a con…When geek girl Elle Wittimer sees a cosplay contest sponsored by the producers of Starfield, she has to enter. First prize is an invitation to the ExcelsiCon … Continue reading Book Review: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novak

Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik My Rating: 5 StarsPublished May 19th 2015 by Del ReySummary: “Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley. We hear them sometimes, from travelers passing through. They talk as though we were doing human sacrifice, and he were a real dragon. … Continue reading Book Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novak