Category Archives: fairy tale

Review: The Chocolate Touch (Amour et Chocolat 04) by Laura Florand

I read this one because of Tasha/heidenkind. Go, blame her. ;p Synopsis (from Goodreads): La Vie en Chocolat: oui, c’est possible. Dominique Richard’s reputation says it all—wild past, wilder flavors, black leather and smoldering heat (they of course mean his … Continue reading

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Review: The Shape-Changer’s Wife by Sharon Shinn

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Aubrey was a gifted student of the fine art of wizardry. The more knowledge he acquired, the more he wanted to learn. When his former master found out he couldn’t teach him anything new he sent Aubrey … Continue reading

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Review: The Coffee Legacy (Wiener Blut 01) by Katharina Bordet

Synopsis (from Goodreads): An old café, an even older legend and a new threat. When Isabelle’s secret past returns to haunt her nightmares, she must take action to protect her family from a threat that is closer than she realizes. … Continue reading

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Review: A King Undone by Cooper Davis

Synopsis: A virgin closeted homosexual aged 40 decides that it’s high time to lose his virginity – this time with a man. In order to do so he procures himself a sacral male prostitute. He can afford him, he is … Continue reading

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Series review: The Golden Key Chronicles part two (Candra’s Fredom), three (Caedmon’s Curse) and four (Braedric’s Bane) by A.J. Nuest

My review of the first part of the series, Rowena’s Key, can be found here. If you are not acquainted with the series at all you might want to start with that. As I deal with the rest of the … Continue reading

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Review: Myself in Blue by Renata F. Barcelos

 I received a complimentary copy of this novel from the author in exchange for an honest review; that fact didn’t influence my opinion at all. Synopsis: Once upon a time there was a little princess called Sunday Morning. She had … Continue reading

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Review: Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles 02) by Marissa Meyer

Book form: pdf Genre: YA sci-fi/fantasy Target audience: fans of modern fairy tale retellings The first part of the series, Cinder was reviewed by me some time ago; my review can be found here. If you haven’t read that one you … Continue reading

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Movie review: Brave

Directed by: Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman Story: Brenda Chapman Cast (voices): Queen Elinor – Emma Thomson Merida: Kelly Macdonald King Fergus: Billy Conolly The Witch: Julie Walters Synopsis: Brave (2012 film) Once upon a time in medieval Scotland lived an … Continue reading

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Movie review: Mirror Mirror directed by Tarsem Singh

Screenplay: Jacob Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm, Melissa Wallack, Jason Keller Starring: Julia Roberts (The Queen),Lily Collins (Snow White), Armie Hammer (Prince Alcott), Jordan Prentice (Napoleon), Sean Bean (King), Nathan Lane (Brighton) Year: 2012 MPAA Rating: PG Theatrical Release:3.30.2012   Plot: The … Continue reading

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Review: Cinder by Marissa Meyer

I got this book from rameau – thank you very much for your generosity and kindness! Form: e-book, Kindle editionGenre: sci-fi fairy taleTarget audience: YA Synopsis: Being a cyborg in New Bejing means being a second class citizen. Cinder knows … Continue reading

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