Cinders and Sparks: Magic at Midnight [Lindsey Kelk]

Just a tiny tickling in the tip-pity-tips of her fingers. I'm honestly not sure if I would have liked Lindsey Kelk's Cinders and Sparks: Magic at Midnight had I read it as a child, but I sure didn't love it now. If you're looking for an over the top fanciful (and mildly annoying) Cinderella retelling,…

The DNF Shelf; Goodreads Tips

Annoyed with Goodreads? Wish you had a shelf you could add dnf books to without having them in your "Read" shelf? You can have one! I've written about this before, but I'm often reminded that not everyone knows how this particular feature works. I've been using it for ages now, though, and I utterly love…

Reader Fox Recommends: All Our Yesterdays

ā€œThe truth is, the world is a fucked up place sometimes.ā€ Oh, I don't think it's really possible for me to recommend Cristin Terrill's All Our Yesterdays enough. This is one of those books that just sort of shocks you the whole way through. And it does this well. This is a book I finished…

Hans Christian Andersen [Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara]

It's never too late if you really want to learn. I've talked about Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara's Little People, Big Dreams series many times before on this blog. And it should come as no surprise that I picked up her Hans Christian Andersen story as well. I think the thing I love about this series…