Tag Archives: fairytale retelling

Review: Thorn by Intisar Khanani

About the book: Princess Alyrra has never enjoyed the security or power of her rank. Between her family’s cruelty and the court’s contempt, she has spent her life in the shadows. Forced to marry a powerful foreign prince, Alyrra embarks … Continue reading

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Review: The Rose Gate by Hanna Sandvig

About the book: Once upon a time, a girl from our world found a gate to the Faerie realm… All Isobel wants is a quiet place to read, but apparently that’s too much to ask. She only needs to make … Continue reading

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Review: Charm by J. A. Armitage

  About the book: You thought you knew the story of Cinderella… You were wrong. The kingdom needs an heir and Princess Charmaine is quite aware that the job rests solely upon her shoulders. When her elder sister dies, Charmaine … Continue reading

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Review: The Nutcracker Curse by Margo Ryerkerk

About the book: 12 days. 4 realms. Break the curse. Or turn into a nutcracker. I thought I knew the main threat to my freedom. I was wrong. At seventeen years old, I’m not ready to marry, and yet that’s what I must … Continue reading

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Review: A Thousand Nights by E. K. Johnston

About the book: He killed three hundred girls before he came to my village, looking for a wife. When a powerful and dangerous king arrives in the desert to take one of the village girls as his next wife, one … Continue reading

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Review: Striking Midnight by Jennifer Ellision

About the book: Striking Midnight is Jennifer Ellision’s story in the collection, Kingdom of Glass and Ashes. Cinderella – but not how you remember it… What if the stepmother wasn’t the only one who was wicked and Prince Charming wasn’t … Continue reading

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