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Fairy Tale Retellings

At sixteen, Mina’s mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent heart has never beat with love for anyone—has never beat at all, in fact, but she’d always thought that fact normal. 630 more words

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Teaser Tuesday (#50)

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Teaser Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by So Many Books So Little Time. Anyone can do it. All you have to do is: (1): Grab your current read. 305 more words

Teaser Tuesday

Beauty and Beastly by Melanie Karsak, Review

Beauty and Beastly (Steampunk Fairy Tales Series)

Author: Melanie Karsak

Pages: 162

Genre: Steampunk, romance

Summary:

In this tale as old as time, Isabella Hawking must tinker a solution to a heartbreaking mystery. 438 more words

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Alice: The Wanderland Chronicles by J. M. Sullivan (Book Review)

Alice: The Wanderland Chronicles by J. M. Sullivan

Rating: 4/5

Blurb:

Ever since the outbreak of the Plague life hasn’t been easy, and for seventeen-year-old Alice Carroll it just got worse. 346 more words

Book Review

The Three Little Pigs

Around this time of year every year, my students and I read at least one version of The Three Little Pigs.  I love that this story is one that my students immediately connect with (mostly because of the Big Bad Wolf) and are easily able to retell. 205 more words