GRIMM TALES: FOR YOUNG AND OLD by Philip Pullman | Review

To be honest, my only real interaction with fairy tales prior to reading Philip Pullman's Grimm Tales: For Young and Old was from watching Disney movies and reading a plethora of retellings over the years. For some reason I never actually made a point to read the Grimms' tales themselves, or even anything remotely similar. It wasn't …

HAPPILY by Chauncey Rogers | Review

* I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.  Laure is a teenage street urchin just trying to get away. Where the rest of the world sees an enchanting love story, Laure sees royal incompetence and an opportunity to exploit it. She'll have wealth and a way out of a life …

Top Ten Tuesday: Happily Ever After?

Once upon a time, there was a lovely blogging community tucked away in a surprisingly large village called The Internet. One day, a particularly fabulous blog called The Broke and the Bookish came trotting into the village on horseback, announcing that a new meme was being created called Top Ten Tuesday. The other bloggers reveled …