Genre: Fairytale Retelling

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Apr 22
Sweetly by Jackson Pearce

Sweetly by Jackson Pearce

Reviews 1

Date published: 23rd August 2011 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Format: Hardcover, 310 pages Series: Fairytale Retellings, Book 2 ISBN 13: 9780316068659 ISBN 10: 0316068659 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: borrowed from the library As a child, Gretchen's twin sister was taken by a witch in the woods. Ever since, Gretchen and her brother, Ansel, have felt the long branches of the witch's forest threatening to make them disappear, too. Years later, when their stepmother casts Gretchen and Ansel out, they find themselves in sleepy Live Oak, South Carolina. They're invited to stay with Sophia Kelly, a beautiful candy maker who...

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Feb 06
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Reviews 1 ★★★★★

I’ve waited so long for this book, but when I finally got it, I was afraid to start reading – what if it wasn’t as good as Cinder, what if I don’t like Scarlet, is there enough Kai in it? Scarlet, I am ecstatic to say, is just as awesome…

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Sep 20
Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Reviews 1

Date published: 7th June 2010 Publisher: Little, Brown Books Format: Hardback, 324 pages Series: Fairytale Retellings, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780316068680 ISBN 10: 0316068683 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia (AU) / Bookworld Source: borrowed from the library Scarlett March lives to hunt the Fenris–the werewolves that took her eye when she…

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Jan 25
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

When I first heard about Cinder, I was sceptical. I haven’t had positive experiences with retellings of fairytales, and a retelling of Cinderella with a cyborg Cinderella sounds silly to me. Once I started reading the book, I found that it isn’t the same calibre as most of the YA…

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