Shatter Me Romanticizes Abuse; Chapter One

I recently began my reread of Shatter Me with the intent of exposing how disturbing this book truly is. Not as many people as I would prefer really talk about how damaging it is to have a novel in YA that romanticizes abuse and, unfortunately, this book is talked about even less. The truth is, the Shatter…

Pterapunzel [Christy Webber]

Once Before Time, Christy Webber is back with yet another dinosaur fairy-tale retelling and I am already in love! Illustrated by Gladys Jose, Pterapunzel is yet another brilliant and beautiful reworking of classic fairytales with dinosaurs at the forefront. First we had Cinderella Rex and Sleeping Bronty and now Rapunzel gets her own dinosaur makeover for the pleasure of children…