Fairy Tale Friday, Book Review: The Duke is Mine by Eloisa James

Fairy Tale Friday, Book Review: The Duke is Mine by Eloisa James
Title and Author: The Duke is Mine by Eloisa James Publisher: Avon Genre: Romance Publication Date: December 27th 2011 Pages: 367 pages Source: Purchased ebook Kid-rating: Not for kids. It’s a romance novel: lots of sexual innuendo and um, actual you-know-what. Star Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Synopsis (from GoodReads) This Duke is Mine He is a duke in search of ...

Fairy Tale Friday: Once Upon A Mattress 2

Fairy Tale Friday: Once Upon A Mattress
The musical, Once Upon A Mattress, is a very funny adaptation of the Princess and the Pea story. It sets out to answer some of the questions that I raised in my previous post — where did the princess come from? What was wrong with the other princesses? Why the pea under the mattress test? ...

Fairy Tale Friday: The Princess and the Pea 2

Fairy Tale Friday: The Princess and the Pea
I’m sure I’m not the only one doing this sort of thing on my blog, but I’m going to try to devote Fridays to Fairy Tales. The current inspiration actually came from a project that a group of bloggers are doing called Project: Fairy Tale. If I’d known about it at the time of sign-ups, ...

Book Review: Splintered by A.G. Howard 1

Book Review: Splintered by A.G. Howard
Title and Author: Splintered by A.G. Howard Publisher: Amulet Books Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Retalling Publication Date: January 1, 2013 Pages: 384 Pages Source: Hardcover, purchased Kid-rating: In my opinion, some of the situations and conversations steer this towards an older crowd. Star Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Synopsis (from GoodReads) This stunning debut captures the grotesque madness of a mystical ...

Book Review: Beastly by Alex Flinn 4

Book Review: Beastly by Alex Flinn
Title and Author: Beastly by Alex Flinn Publisher: HarperCollins Genre: Fantasy, Fairy Tale, Romance, Retelling Publication Date: First published October 2, 2007 Pages: 336 pages Source: Purchased Kid-rating: Clean. Star Rating: 2 out of 5 stars Synopsis (from GoodReads) A beast. Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new creature who walks upright–a creature with fangs and claws ...