Tag: retelling

WoW #168 – Scavenge the Stars

WoW #168 – Scavenge the Stars

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m eagerly waiting on Scavenge the Stars by . This is billed as a gender-swapped retelling of The Count of Monte Cristo. Y’all that’s really all I need to know about this one 😅 That is one of my all-time favorite books (and movie). I’m curious to see what the […]

Posted October 9, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 3 Comments
WoW #167 – The Guinevere Deception

WoW #167 – The Guinevere Deception

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m anxiously waiting on The Guinevere Deception by . I’ve got an unhealthy obsession with King Arthur and his knights, the myth surrounding them, Merlin and magic, and of course Guinevere. When I first saw that was writing her own spin on Camelot, I knew I wanted it. I didn’t […]

Posted October 2, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 5 Comments
WoW #151 – Of Beast and Beauty by Chanda Hahn

WoW #151 – Of Beast and Beauty by Chanda Hahn

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m anxiously waiting on ‘s Of Beast and Beauty. I love fairytale retellings and Beauty and the Beast is one of my all-time favorite fairytales. However this story doesn’t look like an HEA will happen. It promises a dark tale of forced marriage and family feuds. Honestly I’m so excited! […]

Posted June 5, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 8 Comments
WoW #150 – Ever Alice by H.J. Ramsey

WoW #150 – Ever Alice by H.J. Ramsey

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m eagerly waiting on Ever Alice by . If it involves Wonderland, I’m always interested 😉 And this one looks like a retelling with a teenaged Alice and a raging Queen of Hearts. That’s truly all I need to know 😀 Your Turn! What are you waiting on this Wednesday? […]

Posted May 29, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 6 Comments
Review: Golden Curse by M. Lynn

Review: Golden Curse by M. Lynn

It’s no secret that I enjoy a good fairytale retelling and Golden Curse by is that. This book exceeded all my expectations. I fell in love with the characters and the world, their plights, and the romance. Y’all I have a book hangover here and it is the best feeling. Golden Curse is about a […]

Posted May 24, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: The Genie Dagger by Bethany Wicker

Review: The Genie Dagger by Bethany Wicker

This review first appeared on Young Adult Book Central. The Genie Dagger by is the first book in a new fantasy series set in the world of Aladdin. Now don’t mistake me. The Genie Dagger is a continuation, not a retelling, of the story set years after the events we all know and love. Magic […]

Posted April 26, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 2 Comments
WoW #141 – The Beholder by Anna Bright

WoW #141 – The Beholder by Anna Bright

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m eagerly waiting on The Beholder by . It’s been hailed as “Cinderella meets The Odyssey” Ummm…y’all!!!! I need this book. I can’t imagine anything better at the moment than a quest mixed with a little romance. And fantasy! And that cover….*drools* Your Turn! What are you waiting on this […]

Posted March 27, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments
WoW #140 – Romanov by Nadine Brandes

WoW #140 – Romanov by Nadine Brandes

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m anxiously waiting on Romanov by . I’m fascinated by the history and folklore surround the Romanov family. I always have been. This is a retelling of that story. One that looks promising if you ask me 😉 It is already getting good early reviews from a few of my […]

Posted March 20, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 10 Comments