Daily Archives: February 26, 2011

Review: Beastly by Alex Flinn

Reading level: Young Adult Hardcover: 320 pages Publisher: HarperTeen (October 2, 2007) Language: English ISBN-10: 0060874163 ISBN-13: 978-0060874162 genre: romantic fairy tale Synopsis: A modern retelling of the famous Beauty and the Beast fairy tale. New York City. Rich, privileged … Continue reading

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Concise history with fangs – part two.

In the first part I presented briefly some ancient beliefs concerning vampires and werewolves – they came from Egypt, Middle East, Greece and Italy. Now let’s progress to more familiar eras and countries – those of Southern, Eastern and Northern … Continue reading

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