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Review: Wild by Alex Mallory

Title: Wild
Author: Alex Mallory
Rating: ★★★★★

I wasn’t sure I would enjoy reading Wild. It is an interesting idea for a novel, but I felt like there were a lot of places things could go wrong.

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Young (and New) Adult

Merlin's Nightmare

Time for a book review! For “Merlin’s Nightmare”, book 3 of The Merlin Spiral by Robert Treskillard.

The author is running an awesome contest to promote the series, with neat prizes including a kindle and a sword (!), so be sure to go check out his website! 1,024 more words


Things That Inspired My Newest Short Story

“A mermaid is itself a kind of sex. A moving thing, without legs.
…the banker was dreaming.
Of mermaids. Ominous how the green light looked… 50 more words


Sparrow's Reading Corner: {Book Review | Cress The Lunar Chronicles #3}

Name: Cress | The Lunar Chronicles #3
Author: Marissa Meyer
# of Pages: 550 (Published 2014)
Edition: Hardcover
Source: Library
Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Fantasy, Romance, Fairy Tales, Retellings… 1,971 more words


The Power of Feminist Storytelling: A Review of Kate Forsyth's "Bitter Greens"

In her dramatic and complex retelling of the Rapunzel story, Kate Forsyth explores the fairy tale itself, as well as women who refuse to be silenced from the telling of their stories. 803 more words


SNEAK PEEK: Book Cover Concept!

This is a working novella cover concept sneak peek!

 But I need YOUR help again.

Which do you like better?  And why?  And do you like “Princess Permanent” or “Princess Permanently” better?  147 more words

Writing And Literature

Living life in a fairy tale

We all love films based on fairy tales, and in recent years, we’ve been treated to some real gems. There was Maleficent, starring the brilliant Angelina Jolie, and… 398 more words