Vassa in the Night | book review

Remember my last post, when I said I had a lot of hours at the library this weekend, and I'd probably finish Vassa? Well, I was right. The Synopsis In Brooklyn, the nights seem never-ending. Literally. Ever since a convenient store called BY's planted it's feet (literally -- it stands on chicken feet) in Vassa's working-class…

Little Red Riding Hood | book review

*Certain books are easier to review differently than in my usual format — this is one of them. Everyone knows the story of Little Red Riding Hood -- over the river and through the woods to Grandmother's house she goes...but what she discovers is much worse than simply her bedridden grandmother. The wolf has devoured the…

Three Dark Crowns | book review

Title: Three Dark Crowns Author: Kendare Blake Series: Three Dark Crowns Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: September 2016 Genre(s): Fantasy, Young adult Opening Line: A young queen stands barefoot on a wooden block with her arms outstretched. The Synopsis Three dark queens are born in a glen, sweet little triplets will never be friends. Three dark sisters all fair to…