Wintersong and its conlusion Shadowsong are an interesting mix of retellings: The Erlkoning, Labyrinth, the Goblin Market and the tale of Hades and Persephone. I was wary of this duology and I had every right to be as it turned out, but I still enjoyed it to a point.
Mini reviews of books 2 and 3 of the Wayward Children series by Seanan McGuire.
Shadow of the Fox is now my favorite Kagawa book.
White Stag left me feeling a little mixed overal. There were certainly a lot of elements that I enjoyed but there were others that were a bit too much for me overall. Even so I think it is a solid read overall.
There were various reasons that got me excited about this anthology, not the least of all the female voices that told the stories. Was this anthology all I wanted it to be? Probably not. But that doesn’t change the fact that this is still a good anthology that will hit home with a lot of… Continue reading Four Reasons to Pick Up Toil & Trouble
Thank you to Netgalley and the publisher for the review copy in exchange for an honest review. Book: How to Fracture a Fairytale by Jane Yolen Release Date: November 5th 2018 Tags: Fantasy / Collection / Short Stories / Poetry / Retellings / Fairytale / Mythology / Jewish Characters Trigger Warnings:Concentration Camps / Rape /… Continue reading Book Review – How to Fracture a Fairytale
Heksenhoeve by Belgian author An Janssens is a great supernatural mystery to prepare for Halloween.