Genre: ReTelling


Book Review : Olivia Twisted by Vivi Barnes

Book Review : Olivia Twisted by Vivi Barnes

November 6, 2013 Book review 4 ★★★

Olivia Twisted is a quirky retelling of Oliver Twist and while I enjoyed it, it didn’t wow me like I wanted it to. I love the movie version and the musical so while I have never read the Dickens novel, I’m very familiar with and love the story. My Recap… Read more »

Book Review : Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Book Review : Cinder by Marissa Meyer

April 24, 2013 Book review 20 ★★★★½

Cinder is one of those books that could go horribly wrong.  Cinder who lives in New Beijing with her evil stepmother and two stepsisters has an unknown, mysterious past.  Through her mechanical workshop, she comes in contact with the Prince when she has to mend his defunct Android.  In a… Read more »