Tag: retelling

The Witch And The Vampire

The Witch and the Vampire Thank you to Goodreads and Wednesday Books for sending me an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: blood, mention of death of a parent, grief, mention of abuse, mention of experimentation, violence, captivity A romantic, queer, […]

At Midnight

At Midnight Thank you to Young Adult Books Central (YABC) for sending me an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. You can find my original YABC review here. CONTENT WARNING: murder, blood, death of a child, racism, violence, homophobia, transphobia, abuse, death of a […]

Phaedra

Phaedra Thank you to NetGalley and Alcove Press for providing me with an ARC or this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: blood, gore, murder, suicide, rape Debut novelist Laura Shepperson offers a powerful feminist retelling of Phaedra and her unyielding quest for justice, perfect […]

A Dowry Of Blood

A Dowry of Blood Thank you to Redhook and Angie Man for providing me with an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. CONTENT WARNING: unhealthy relationship (including emotional, verbal, and physical abuse of an intimate partner), gaslighting, war, plague, famine, blood, gore, body horror, […]

Gilded

Gilded Author: Marissa Meyer  Genre: Fantasy Publication Date: November 2, 2021  Publisher: Macmillan Audio Series: Gilded #1 CONTENT WARNING: gore, violence, death of a parent, death of children Marissa Meyer, #1 New York Times-bestselling author, returns to the fairytale world with this haunting retelling of Rumpelstiltskin. Long ago cursed by […]

Our Violent Ends

Our Violent Ends Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: November 16, 2021 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: These Violent Delights #2 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: murder, gun […]

Defy The Night

Defy the Night Author: Brigid Kemmerer Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: September 14, 2021 Publisher: Bloomsbury YA Series: Defy the Night #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this ARC. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death, murder, gore, violence […]

Pyotra and the Wolf

Pyotra and the Wolf Author: Elna Holst Genre: Fantasy/Retellings Publication Date: February 15, 2021 Publisher: NineStar Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am offering my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, addiction, murder, mention of cancer, […]

These Violent Delights

These Violent Delights Author: Chloe Gong Genre: YA Fantasy, Historical Fiction Publication Date: November 17, 2020 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books Series: These Violent Delights #1 Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with an ARC of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. TRIGGER WARNING: […]

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 […]