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Lost in a Book

My Rating: 4 stars
Genre: Fairy-tale Retelling
Release Date: January 31st 2017
Publisher: Disney Press
Recommendation: Anyone that loves Beauty and the Beast.

What if you could actually get lost in a world of words? 457 more words

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As I Descended

How did I get it?:
It was a gift!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Lies We Tell Ourselves
What We Left Behind

Synopsis:

Maria Lyon and Lily Boiten are their school’s ultimate power couple—even if no one knows it but them. 445 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review ~ 'New Boy' by Tracy Chevalier.

New Boy: Othello Retold by Tracy Chevalier
(Hogarth Shakespeare)
Genres: Adult, Historical, Retellings
Release Date: 11th May 2017.

SYNOPSIS

From the New York Times bestselling author of Girl with a Pearl Earring comes the fifth installment in the Hogarth Shakespeare series, a modern retelling of Othello set in a suburban schoolyard… 418 more words

~ New Releases ~

Beast by A. Zavarelli

Rating: 4.5 stars

Series: Twisted Ever After #1

***FYI: Over at my other blog, my friend did a Q&A with A. Zavarelli. Check it out. 317 more words

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Favorite Bookish Tropes and some Recommendations

I recently discussed Bookish Tropes here on the blog, what they are, and why I think we love or hate them so much. I don’t mind them so much, in fact I happen to have a few favorites and of course some that I’m just tired of seeing everywhere. 585 more words

Bookish Fun

Unpopular Opinion Alert! Geekerella by Ashley Poston

Geekerella

by Ashley Poston

Kindle edition, 320 pages

Published April 4th 2017 by Quirk Books

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Cinderella goes to the con in this fandom-fueled twist on the classic fairy tale. 837 more words

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Bull by David Elliott

I voluntarily read and reviewed Bull by David Elliott. Thanks to NetGalley and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for the opportunity to read and review this book! Bull is a retelling of the myth, “Theseus and the Minotaur”. 54 more words

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