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Review: Fortune’s Pawn by Rachel Bach

Review: Fortune’s Pawn by Rachel Bach

On the off-chance anyone hasn’t gotten the memo yet: A-L-I-E-N-S<——I love ’em. This is partially b/c when my grandmother (who I stayed with instead of going to daycare) wasn’t reading me fairy tales, I was watching PBS specials on the ocean or OUTER SPACE. Which is why when I was in first grade and got asked […]

— Posted May 7, 2014 by Jessica / 86 Comments
Review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

Review: Cress by Marissa Meyer

I’ve been very up front about my love of fairy tales, and Rapunzel is one of the only Grimms’ Fairy Tales that has a somewhat happy ending (even if it is a little bit risqué). In the original version, the prince finds Rapunzel after hearing her sing. He comes back day after day to listen to her, […]

— Posted February 11, 2014 by Jessica / 16 Comments
Review: Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Review: Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

The first time I read Scarlet, I nearly lost my mind. Cinder had been one of my favorite reads from the previous year, and I had waited the entire twelve months for the next installment to come out. When it showed up at my house (after being pre-ordered for months), I probably hugged it tightly to my […]

— Posted February 2, 2014 by Jessica / 10 Comments
Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Let’s talk about fairy tales. I was fortunate enough to stay with my grandmother, rather than going to daycare, when I was a little girl, and I was even more fortunate that my grandmother loved to read. She read to me constantly, and what did she read? Fairy tales. Anytime there was an occasion to […]

— Posted January 30, 2014 by Jessica / 8 Comments