Tag: retelling

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
Review: Second Star by J.M. Sullivan

Review: Second Star by J.M. Sullivan

When I first came across Second Star by on another blog, I noticed two things: the sci-fi cover and PETER PAN. Y’all this is not a drill! Second Star is a sci-fi/space opera-ish retelling of the famous boy who never grew up. It took me a few days to read all the way through the […]

Posted March 7, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
WoW #136 – Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell

WoW #136 – Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell

Happy Wednesday y’all! Today I’m eagerly awaiting Sky Without Stars by . I’m always excited for a new YA sci-fi because this genre is sorely underrepresented (I exclude the multiple dystopians that are out there). AND it’s a reimagining of Les Misérables 😱 I mean that is enough to get me to read it, but the blurb….y’all that BLURB!!! […]

Posted February 6, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 23 Comments
WoW #133 – Sherwood by Meagan Spooner

WoW #133 – Sherwood by Meagan Spooner

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m eagerly waiting on ‘s Sherwood. I absolutely loved her retelling of Beauty and the Beast in Hunted so naturally I’m excited for her take on Robin Hood. Your Turn! What are you waiting on this Wednesday? Share below 💋

Posted January 16, 2019 by Lillian in Features / 4 Comments
Review: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Review: Heartless by Marissa Meyer

‘s Heartless wasn’t at all what I expected, but it was just as good as I’d hoped. I loved The Lunar Chronicles, so when I first heard that Meyer was writing a book about the Queen of Hearts I was excited. Excited and intrigued. Intrigued because I’ve read other books about the Queen of Hearts and didn’t […]

Posted January 11, 2019 by Lillian in Reviews / 1 Comment
WoW #131 – The Blood Spell by C.J. Redwine

WoW #131 – The Blood Spell by C.J. Redwine

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m anxiously waiting on The Blood Spell by . I love the series! Each installment is a reimagining of classic fairy tales. This particular book is inspired by Cinderella, my favorite princess 😉 I cannot wait to read Redwine’s take on this classic AND how she will incorporate it into the Ravenspire […]

Posted December 12, 2018 by Lillian in Features / 2 Comments