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D is for Dancing Princesses

Another misleading fairy tale title! It’s not about princesses; it’s about the king, a father of teens. The tale begins and ends with him; it is he who transforms from being outraged by disobedience to accepting that–hey!–teenagers sneak out of the house. 149 more words

Storytelling

Top Five Friday: Childhood Favorites

Happy Friday! I thought this week I would do something new. I’ve been posting on Tuesdays about new releases, and now I’m going to start “Top Five Fridays.” Each Friday, I’ll post a list of my top five books in a different category. 855 more words

Top Five Friday

The Shoes that were Danced to Pieces

The Shoes that were Danced to Pieces

Imagine you’ve got a daughter and you suspect she’s staying out all night because her clothes are ripped and she smells like marijuana, but you just can’t prove it. 1,435 more words

Fiction

Wildwood Dancing

by Juliet Marillier

“That’s what life is all about- love and loyalty, truth and trust. I’m not giving that up.”

Wildwood Dancing is a retelling of the Twelve Dancing Princesses. 309 more words

Bess The Kraken