Blurb: Step into a once upon a time where anything is possible. For as long as she can remember Rumaysa has been locked away in her tower, forced to spin straw into gold for the evil Witch, unable to leave. Until one day, after dropping a hijab out of her small window, Rumaysa realises how she … Continue reading Review: Rumaysa by Radiya Hafiza
Blurb: It's 200 years since Cinderella found her prince... but the fairytale is over. Sophia knows the story though, off by heart. Because every girl has to recite it daily, from when she's tiny until the night she's sent to the royal ball for choosing. And every girl knows that she has only one chance. For … Continue reading Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron
I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: Darkness waits for you in the Hinterland, a pitch-dark fairy tale world where a young woman spends a night with Death, brides are wed to a mysterious house in the trees and an enchantress is killed twice - and still lives. … Continue reading Review: Tales from the Hinterland by Melissa Albert
Hey guys! Working as a Children's Bookseller, with a focus on YA, means that I'm constantly having to look at new releases and new trends and what's currently popular - and I LOVE IT! Having a good knowledge of what books are on offer mean that I can offer the best recommendations possible to any … Continue reading Best of YA: Fairytale Re-tellings!
Hey guys! Welcome back to another Blogmas 2018 post and this one is food related (my favourite 😍). Gingerbread houses are always a popular food and activity at Christmas-time and every time, they make me feel so festive! Ok, so full disclosure - I've never made a gingerbread house before 😂 It's not one of the Christmas traditions … Continue reading Blogmas Day 6 – Making the Gingerbread House (from Hansel and Gretel)!