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The Storyteller and Her Sisters

It was 2011 when my good friend Dr. M. and I discovered that we had both come home from the library with different novel-length retellings of “The Twelve Dancing Princesses” and started trading titles. 459 more words


Aaaah, I just stumbled across this on deviantart and it’s so perfect for my Twelve Dancing Princesses/Arabian Nights novella I can’t even tell you. Gaze upon it’s gloriousness while I go tweak mentions of this characters’ physical appearance. 24 more words

Favorite Reads of 2014!

I did a post like this last year, and I think it’s a fun and/or useful tradition, so I’m doing it again! (Once again, I’m not including re-reads.) 2,116 more words


The Girls at the Kingfisher Club Review

This year, people have been buzzing about Genevieve Valentine’s new book, The Girls at the Kingfisher Club.

When I first heard about a retelling of the twelve dancing princesses, set in Jazz Age New York, I was totally onboard. 295 more words


THAW: Fairytale Series Launch! (& Giveaway)

I’m thrilled to join in the blog hop for the launch of some exciting new books–the THAW series, which are wintry fairytale retellings!

Make sure to check out the… 1,610 more words


Entwined by Heather Dixon

Dixon, Heather. Entwined. New York: Harper Collins, 2011.

Hardcover, $17.99. ISBN: 978-0-06200103-0

Book Talk: When Azalea’s mother died, the castle went into mourning.  Clothing was dyed black, curtains drawn and worst of all, dancing banned. 93 more words

Twelve Dancing Princesses Sneak Peek


The new novella I’m working on, which is a modern retelling of The Twelve Dancing Princesses.  I now have a writing accountability partner.  407 more words

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