Tag: retelling

Review: What Once Was Mine by Liz Braswell

Review: What Once Was Mine by Liz Braswell

What Once Was Mine by is the twelfth installment of the series that takes a single action in a fairy tale and asks “What if”. This time the question is “What if Rapunzel’s mother drank a potion from the wrong flower?” I quite honestly loved this book. From start to finish, it is engaging, entertaining, […]

Posted September 17, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Meg and Jo by Virginia Kantra

Review: Meg and Jo by Virginia Kantra

Happy Monday y’all! Today is the first day of our Christmas in July feature, and I am so excited about the first book I’m featuring. Meg and Jo is a contemporary retelling of one of my all-time favorite books, Little Women. While not necessarily a holiday romance book, it is set during the holidays, starting […]

Posted July 19, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim

Review: Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim

Six Crimson Cranes by is a beautifully written fairy tale that whisks the reader away from reality to a world of adventure, magic, and romance. I devoured this story in just a few days, not wanting to set it down. Shiori and her brothers, Kiki and Seryu, and Takkan are just a few of the […]

Posted July 9, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

Review: Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare

I am so glad this was May’s #COYER book club pick! I’m not sure I would’ve picked it up otherwise. Romancing the Duke by is a historical romance loosely based on Beauty and the Beast. I’m a sucker for all BATB retellings so I was really excited to dive into it. Y’all I turned on […]

Posted June 17, 2021 by Lillian in Reviews / 0 Comments
WoW #214 – Curses

WoW #214 – Curses

Happy Wednesday y’all! This week I’m eagerly waiting on Curses by . I love retellings. I particularly love Beauty & the Beasts retellings. I cannot get enough of them. This one is not only a BATB retelling, but it is also gender-bent. The beast is the girl and the beauty is the guy. I cannot […]

Posted June 16, 2021 by Lillian in Features / 3 Comments