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RANDOM FEATURE PERTAINING TO LIT: Catch a Q&A with Larry Wilson and find out more about his upcoming retelling, CINDY

Larry Wilson, best known for his work co-writing and co-producing Beetlejuice and The Addams Family, has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a fabulous new web series that’s near and dear to my heart. 559 more words


ALL FOUR KIDS: An Interview with R.C. Lewis, Author of STITCHING SNOW

Today we’ve got the delightful R.C. Lewis here on the Fifteeners blog talking about her debut YA Sci-fi STITCHING SNOW. It’s a gritty retelling of Snow White (in space!) with one of my favorite heroines ever. 702 more words


Book Review: The Madman's Daughter

By Cheshire

Watching season 3 of Once Upon a Time on Netflix as I write this review. Team Hook all the way. :) And I must say, I’m pretty fond of Peter Pan as a villain. 1,017 more words

Book Reviews

And This is Why No One Likes Lawyers:Cinder and Ella by Kelly Oram

It’s been almost a year since eighteen-year-old Ella Rodriguez was in a car accident that left her crippled, scarred, and without a mother. After a very difficult recovery, she’s been uprooted across the country and forced into the custody of a father that abandoned her when she was a young child.

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[Fairy Tale] East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)

retelling and pictures by S. Zainab Williams

His hair was thick and white as the pure snow that frosted the ice kingdom. His mouth was a slick black line opening to reveal white fangs and pant smoke into the frozen air. 2,622 more words


Of Monsters and Madness by Jessica Verday

Of Monsters and Madness by Jessica Verday

My rating: 2 of 5 stars

I think the writing here was top notch, the only problem is that the story was very bland and boring. 824 more words


Review: Stitching Snow by R. C. Lewis

Hardcover, 336 pages
Expected publication: October 14th 2014 by Disney-Hyperion
Source: Publisher

Essie has a tough life. She lives on a planet dedicated to mining, where women are scarce and life is hard. 633 more words