Book Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

5 out of 5 Stars! During a panel about fairy tale retellings (the same one where I met Christina Henry, author of Lost Boy), several of the authors mentioned some of their favorite retellings. One of the recommendations was A Court of Thorns and Roses, a retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Some Background Feyre's … Continue reading Book Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

Book Review: The Spiderwick Chronicles (1-5) By Holly Black and Tony Di’Terlizzi

5 out of 5 Stars! So, I admit, actually saw this first as a movie first a couple years ago and my sister-in-law mentioned that it might be a good comp book/movie for when I'm looking to query my current work in progress. I figured I want to read the books first to see how … Continue reading Book Review: The Spiderwick Chronicles (1-5) By Holly Black and Tony Di’Terlizzi

Comic Book Review: Batman Noel by Lee Bermejo

Who doesn't like Batman? For Christmas, my husband had to get me at least one graphic novel and this year is was Batman Noel by the amazingly talented Lee Bermejo. The Blurb #1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller Inspired by Charles Dickens' immortal classic A Christmas Carol, BATMAN: NOEL features different interpretations of The Dark Knight, … Continue reading Comic Book Review: Batman Noel by Lee Bermejo