2018: #14 – Godmother: The Secret Cinderella Story (Carolyn Turgeon)

I chose this as a palate cleanser after my last read, and it didn’t quite end up as I expected. This starts out as sort of a retelling of Cinderella, except something has gone terribly wrong. Lil, Cinderella’s fairy godmother, fell in love with the Prince instead of Cinderella, and for her troubles she is banished from the fairy kingdom, doomed to live her days

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2016: Uprooted (Naomi Novik)

“Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley.” It’s been a long time since I read a true fantasy novel. I had heard a lot of buzz about Uprooted over the last year, and all of it was positive. It was one of the few fantasy novels that I’d see people recommend over and over. And

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