Books, Cinderella, Fairy Tale

ARC: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Geek girl Elle Wittimer lives and breathes Starfield, the classic sci-fi series she grew up watching with her late father. So when she sees a cosplay contest for a new Starfield movie, she has to enter. The prize? An invitation to the ExcelsiCon Cosplay Ball, and a meet-and-greet with the actor slated to play Federation… Continue reading ARC: Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Books, Dystopian, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, netgalley, YA

Withering Rose by Kaitlyn Davis

Author: Kaitlyn Davis Genre: Romance, Retellings, Fantasy, YA Links: Amazon | Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: What if Beauty was cursed, and the Beast was the only one who could save her? Don't miss WITHERING ROSE, a dystopian romance from bestselling author Kaitlyn Davis that reimagines the classic fairy tale of Beauty & The Beast. "As the… Continue reading Withering Rose by Kaitlyn Davis

Books, Fairy Tale, YA

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Author: Roshani Chokshi Genre: Fantasy, Fairytale Retellings, Young Adult Links: Goodreads | Amazon Goodreads Synopsis: Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you’re only seventeen? Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of death and destruction, she has earned only the scorn and… Continue reading The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

Books, Fairy Tale, netgalley, YA

A Stolen Kiss by Kelsey Keating

Author: Kelsey Keating Genre: Young Adult, Fairy Tale Retelling Links: Goodreads | Amazon Goodreads Synopsis: In her debut novel, Ms Keating takes us on an adventure journey filled with magical surprises. A stolen kiss. An unstable curse. One big mess in the making. Derric Harver never expected to amount to anything more than the palace stableboy, but… Continue reading A Stolen Kiss by Kelsey Keating

Books, Dystopian, Fairy Tale, Lunar Chronicles, Science Fiction, YA

Winter by Marissa Meyer: Book Review

“She’s our lost princess. And she’s coming home.” ☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Goodreads Synopsis: Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve… Continue reading Winter by Marissa Meyer: Book Review

Books, Cinderella, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Romance, YA

Shadows On The Moon by Zoë Marriott: Book Review

"People trust their eyes above all else - but most people see what they wish to see, or what they believe they should see; not what is really there" ☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆Goodreads Synopsis: A powerful tale of magic, love and revenge with a strong female lead set in fairy-tale Japan; this is "Cinderella" meets "Memoirs of a Geisha".… Continue reading Shadows On The Moon by Zoë Marriott: Book Review

A Court Of Thorns And Roses, Beauty and the Beast, Fairy Tale, Romance, YA

A Court Of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas: Book Review

I love you,’ he whispered, and kissed my brow. ‘Thorns and all. ☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Goodreads Synopsis: A thrilling, seductive new series from New York Times bestselling author Sarah J. Maas, blending Beauty and the Beast with faerie lore. When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged… Continue reading A Court Of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas: Book Review

A Thousand And One Nights, Book Review, Books, Fairy Tale, YA

The Wrath And The Dawn by Renee Ahdieh: Book Review

When she wound her fingers in his hair to draw her body against his, he stilled for breath, and she knew, as he knew, that they were lost. Lost forever. In this kiss. This kiss that would change everything. ☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆.。.:*・°☆ Goodreads Synopsis: Every dawn brings horror to a different family in a land ruled by a… Continue reading The Wrath And The Dawn by Renee Ahdieh: Book Review

Beauty and the Beast, Book Review, Books, Fairy Tale, Fantasy

Beastkeeper by Cat Hellisen: Book Review

"Because you can't go around breaking curses willy-nilly. It doesn't work like that Curses are strict There are rules to follow and conditions to meet. That's the beauty of them. And why they cannot be broken." - Alan Goodreads Synopsis: Sarah has always been on the move. Her mother hates the cold, so every few months… Continue reading Beastkeeper by Cat Hellisen: Book Review

Beauty and the Beast, Fairy Tale, Movies

La belle et la bête (2014): Movie Review

*Minor Spoilers* I love fairy tales so much! I haven't watched many fairy tale adaptations besides the Disney movies. I loved watching Beauty and the Beast, and when I heard there was going to be a live action adaptation for it, I was beyond excited. Now, I stumbled upon this movie when searching for Beauty… Continue reading La belle et la bête (2014): Movie Review