HAMSTER PRINCESS: GIANT TROUBLE by: Ursula Vernon

Giant fun in this latest Hamster Princess installment! These books just get better and better!  This adventure filled adaption of Jack and the Beanstalk is utterly clever, perfectly witty, and wonderfully enchanting! I love Harriet Hamsterbone so much!! I want more and more and more! a Rafflecopter giveaway Ursula Vernon is a full-time author and illustrator whose work has won […]

Darcy Swipes Left by Jane Austen & Courtney Carbone

I have never LOLed 😂 😂😂 so hard reading a book 📚 like EVER!! I was LMAO from page 📖 one 1⃣! OMG! I ❤ ❤ ❤ it!! So much!  😍 These adaptions are undeniably perfect 👍🏼✅🔝 TBH!! Perfect ✔ for reluctant readers 👓! Any Janeite would adore 👏🏼💖  this variation as well. You need to get your hands 👐🏼 on a copy ASAP! ‼‼💯 😍💃🏻♥

Spotlight and Author Interview! The Darcy Monologues

Karen Cox Takes Readers from the Courtroom to the Schoolroom with Sara Angelini When Christina snagged Sara Angelini as an author for The Darcy Monologues, I thought, “That’s one more stick of dynamite in an already explosively awesome project.” I first read Sara’s The Trials of the Honorable Fitzwilliam Darcy in its online incarnation several […]

The Darcy Monologues edited by Christina Boyd

Book Title: The Darcy Monologues Editor: Christina Boyd Authors: Susan Adriani * Sara Angelini * J. Marie Croft * Karen M Cox * Jan Hahn * Jenetta James * Lory Lilian * KaraLynne Mackrory * Beau North * Ruth Phillips Oakland * Natalie Richards * Sophia Rose * Joana Starnes * Melanie Stanford * Caitlin […]

Spindle by E.K. Johnston

Spindle by E.K. Johnston was one of my most anticipated novels of the year. I am a big fan of retellings.  Spindle is a reimagining of Sleeping Beauty and it was done with such great imagination. With strong female character, this companion novel to A Thousand Nights can be read as a standalone.

Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler

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The Darcy Monologues Edited by Christina Boyd

“You must allow me to tell you…”  For over two hundred years, Jane Austen’s Mr. Darcy has captivated readers’ imaginations as the ultimate catch. Rich. Powerful. Noble. Handsome. And yet, as Miss Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” is established through Elizabeth Bennet’s fine eyes, how are we to know what his tortured soul is indeed thinking? […]

Mistress: A Pride & Prejudice Variation by: Sophie Turner

I always have a hard time when I read JAFF that has Darcy or Elizabeth with another. I know it is ridiculous but that’s just the way it works in my heart. To pair Lizzie up with Mr. Collins had me crying and the story had just begun! Poor Elizabeth, in this awful situation married […]

Darcy’s Hope by: Ginger Monette

Darcy’s Hope had me hooked from the first chapter.  I could not put it down. It was a fast paced, intriguing story that had me mesmerized! Oh Darcy, I cannot even tell you how much I love him.  Monette’s Darcy was strong, yet emotional, he was perfect. I really love the story line in this […]

My Favorite YA Retellings of 2016!

I love retellings and adaptions of my favorite classic fairy tales and classic literature. YA Retellings are among my favorite! Here are a few I read this year that I absolutely LOVED!! Shame the Stars by Guadalupe Garcia McCall A Re-imagining of Romeo and Juliet As Old as Time by Liz Braswell Beauty and the […]