We are all familiar with the tale of Beauty and the Beast. That’s why I was looking forward to seeing what Dark Tales: Beauty and the Beast (A Modern Retelling) graphic novel from Canterbury Classics brought to the table. And I have to say, I was quite impressed. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy […]
Continuing my review of the Dark Tales series of graphic novels from Canterbury Classics, we are moving on to The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
If you are someone who is interested in reading classic stories in a graphic novel format, the Dark Tales series by Canterbury Classics have got you covered. I will be reviewing all four graphic novels in the series, starting with Dark Tales: The Hound of the Baskervilles. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy […]
I’ll be honest, I don’t read many memoirs – they just aren’t my style – but when I heard about Ashley Eckstein’s new book, It’s Your Universe, I knew I had to have it. I was lucky enough to receive a review copy from the publisher, and while it wasn’t quite what I expected, I […]
I was really excited about Britta Lundin’s Ship It, a YA novel heavily focused on fandom and convention culture featuring an LGBTQ+ romance. Unfortunately, I was incredibly disappointed with the characters and the way fandom – particularly shippers – were presented. It is a good starting off point for a much-needed discussion about entitlement in fandom, […]
Disney and Lucasfilm gave a much-deserved push to heroines through the Star Wars initiative titled Forces of Destiny which debuted last year. The initiative included toys, animated shorts, apparel, and a number of books including Stars Wars Forces of Destiny: Tales of Hope & Courage. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in […]
I read a lot of YA. I read a lot of fantasy. It has been a long time since something has captivated me as much as Tomi Adeyemi’s Children of Blood and Bone. I had a lot of expectations going into this book, and usually that means I’m silently pleading to not be let down, but […]
Author Deborah Schaumberg’s debut novel The Tombs (from HarperTeen) tells the story of a young girl as she tries to uncover mysterious and dark secrets during 1882’s New York. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
When I finished reading Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman, my first thought was how happy I was to have grabbed the ARC from the Random House booth at SDCC. I remember asking the person working the booth if it was possible to read this book without first reading the Seraphina series, and now […]
Beauty is in the blood… for a special few. These are the most revered citizens of Orléans, and every generation is called upon to use their magic for the good of the people. This is the world of the Belles, who are pressed into service at a young age. They set the standard for beauty, […]