Tag: fairy tale

Winter

Winter Author: Marissa Meyer Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication Date: November 10, 2015 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Series: The Lunar Chronicles #4 You can find my other reviews for the series here: Cinder (Book #1), Scarlet (Book #2), and Cress (Book #3). TRIGGER WARNING: hallucinations, torture, death of an […]

Fae Friday – Fairy Tale Retellings

Here’s the rules: We all know those classic fairytales, but sometimes a retelling can blow the classic out of the water. This curious wannabe fae wants to know what are some fairytale retellings that you have enjoyed!  I love fairy tale retellings, so the struggle this week is […]

Cinderella Is Dead

Cinderella is Dead Author: Kalynn Bayron Genre: Fairy Tale Retelling, YA Publication Date: July 7, 2020 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Thank you to NetGalley for providing me an ARC of this book and the chance to review it. It’s 200 years after Cinderella found her prince, but the fairy […]

A Curse So Dark And Lonely

A Curse So Dark and Lonely Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: January 29, 2019 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: Cursebreakers #1 TRIGGER WARNING: cancer, kidnapping, threat of sexual assault, gore, violence, off-page parental death Fall in love. Break the curse. Cursed by a powerful enchantress to […]

The Winter Of The Witch

The Winter of the Witch by Katherine Arden is an absolute gem of a book. If you haven’t read The Bear and the Nightingale and The Girl in the Tower, you may want to skip over this review until you have. I don’t want to reveal any plot […]

The Girl In The Tower

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden is the second book in the Winternight series, and it elevates fairy tale retellings to a whole new level. If you haven’t read The Bear and the Nightingale, you may want to hold off reading this review. I’d hate to […]

House Of Salt And Sorrows

I’ve been wanting to read House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig for a hot minute, and finally caved. Annaleigh lives a sheltered life at Highmoor, a manor by the sea, with her sisters and their father and stepmother. Once there were twelve, but loneliness fills […]

The Bear And The Nightingale

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden is the first book in the Winternight Trilogy. It was highly recommended by so many people, and it was definitely NOT overhyped. At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts from taller […]