The big announcement--take two!! Vlog!

We’ve gotten the go ahead to let everyone know what’s going on with A CURSE OF ASH AND IRON, the book that is like a phoenix and has risen from the ashes.  10 more words


Book Review: Mothers Grimm

Mothers Grimm by Danielle Wood

Allen & Unwin, 2014

ISBN: 9781741756746


I love fairy tale retellings. It’s my “thing.” So, when I saw Mothers Grimm, I was instantly hooked–especially with the fabulous cover design and its promising blurbs. 288 more words

For Readers

The Chocolate Book Tag


This tag was created by A Daydreamer’s Ramblings but for the next few minutes, consider it my bitch ;o)

1) DARK CHOCOLATE — A book that covers a dark topic (abuse, domestic violence, rape, lonlieness, bullying, death, etc) 2,222 more words


ARC Review: Valiant by Sarah McGuire


I love fairy tale retellings. It’s one of my favorite forms of fantasy writing, and it’s certainly one of my favorite types of fantasies to read. 793 more words


Cinder by Marissa Meyer: Book Review

I kept seeing this book series whenever I was looking for a new series to start. The cover looked amazing and it convinced me to start the series. 576 more words

Book Review

Happy Book Birthday to The Last Child of Hamelin!

Happy Book Birthday to

The Last Child of Hamelin!

This month’s release is The Last Child of Hamelin,  by Ray Ballantyne

Sixty years have passed, and the people of Hamelin have yet to heal from the loss of their children to the Pied Piper. 138 more words

Books For Kids

Review No.119 - The Wild Girl

The Wild Girl – Kate Forsyth

Vintage, 2013

Dortchen Wild is twelve years old when she meets a young scholar collecting folk tales. His name is Wilhelm Grimm and together with his poverty-stricken, ramshackle family, he lives next door to the Wilds’ apothecary shop. 193 more words