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Flame in the Mist | Review

Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh

Flame in the Mist is a sort of Mulan retelling, if Mulan was Japanese and her family was more like the greedy nobility. 430 more words


The Noble Servant

The Noble Servant by Melanie Dickerson
Published by Thomas Nelson (May 9, 2017)
Genres: Romance, Young Adult
Format: Hardcover


Magdalen of Mallin is about to get her dream come true with the marriage of a lifetime. 406 more words


Poetry Mondays: A Good Book

Last week has been full of Bible storytelling, which has included reading, writing, performing and watching some really creative takes on Bible stories.  On Saturday 7th, I was in London for an ACW event, hearing Glen Scrivener talking about telling God’s story; yesterday I had another opportunity to watch the great Bob Hartman at work; in between, I met up with other creatives working on retellings and resources for the lectionary in… 182 more words


REVIEW: Jek/Hyde by Amy Ross

Title: Jek/Hyde
Author: Amy Ross
Format: ARC, 329 pages
Publication: October 3rd 2017 by Harlequin Teen
Source: Author (thank you Amy Ross!)
Genre: Fiction—Contemporary… 1,123 more words

Young Adult

The Step-Spinsters by Madine Papadopoulos

Rating: 5/5

Genre: Fantasy/Fairytale Retelling

Recommended Age: 14+

I received a free copy of this book from Kindle Scout AND the author herself! This did not influence my decision in any manner. 406 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: 'Girls Made of Snow and Glass' by Melissa Bashardoust

Girls Made of Snow of Glass is a “feminist retelling of the Snow White fairytale.” I felt like it was a better version of Snow White and the Huntsman… 467 more words


Mini Review: The Stepsister's Tale by Tracy Barrett {3.0}

Title: The Stepsister’s Tale
Author: Tracy Barrett
Series: N/A, Standalone
Genre: Young Adult, Romance, Fantasy, Retelling
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Publication Date: July 24th, 2014
Pages: Kindle, 272 pages… 455 more words

Young Adult