Tag: Fairy tale

Fairy Tale Survey: Part 2

Posted May 18, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 6 Comments
Fairy Tale Survey: Part 2

Mel at The Daily Prophecy came up with the Fairy Tale Survey, where you answer fairy tale-inspired questions about books. It looked like a lot of fun so I had to take part! Fairy Tale Survey: Part 2 – mix and match Aladdin – The poor boy who found a genie. What is the latest book treasure/gem you found? I would have to go with Faking Normal by Courtney C. […]

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Posted May 18, 2014 by Brin in Reviews / 14 Comments
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

To say that I loved this book would be an understatement. As a rule, I adore fairy tale retellings. I also love dystopian settings. Combining the story of Cinderella with a dystopian theme = win! Cinder is the kind of novel that really ticks my boxes. I mean, a cyborg Cinderella – it is absolute genius. Yet Cinder is more than just a fantastic premise. There is a lot of […]

Fairy Tale Survey: Part 1

Posted May 11, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Fairy Tale Survey: Part 1

Mel at The Daily Prophecy came up with the Fairy Tale Survey, where you answer fairy tale-inspired questions about books. It looked like a lot of fun so I had to take part! Fairy Tale Survey: Part 1 – classic princesses Pinocchio – The boy whose nose grows when he lies. Is there are book you lie about, because you feel ashamed for liking it?   I don’t think I’ve […]