Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag

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    This post is the mid-year book freak out tag! I am not sure who created the tag so if you know let me know in the comments so I can give them credit. Now let’s get into these questions.

1. Best book you’ve read so far in 2017.

    My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsellafullsizerender-jpg-2

   – Loved this book! Sophie Kinsella never fails me.  —> Review of MNSPL Continue reading “Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag”

Review: Hunted by Meagan Spooner

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    Finally! I have finished reading Hunted by Meagan Spooner. I started this book around mid-February. I can not believe that it took me so long to read this book, it took me over a month. This post is going to be my spoiler free review of Hunted. I got an ARC at New York Comic Con 2016. That said this review will be based on the ARC. I do not know what changes were made for the finished copy. Hunted is out now so you can pick up a finished copy today. Hope you enjoy! Continue reading “Review: Hunted by Meagan Spooner”

Review: Cruel Beauty by: Rosamund Hodge

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    First off, I know this review is super late. This should have been posted the end of January but stuff happened and today is the day that I was finally able to get this up. Today’s post is on my thoughts on Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge. Let me start off by saying that I was really excited to read this book and I had been wanting to read this for a year or two. I am so glad that I was finally able to give Cruel Beauty a read.

    Cruel Beauty is a Beauty and the Beast retelling, that is the main reason I wanted to read this book. Nyx our main character has been betrothed to the evil ruler of her kingdom since birth. This is all due to the fact that her father struck a deal with the Gentle Lord. The price of that deal was one of his daughters. This story is about Nyx and what happens when she comes face to face with the husband she is supposed to kill. Continue reading “Review: Cruel Beauty by: Rosamund Hodge”

Beauty and the Beast Trailer Review

On January 30th, 2017 the latest trailer for the Beaty and the Beast live-action movie dropped. Wow, this newest trailer has gotten me even more excited for the movie to be released on March 17th. I talk in detail about the trailer so if you want to watch it first then come back and read the review here is the link –> BATB Trailer

My thoughts:

I really like how just from the trailer you can see that they are keeping a lot of the scenes that are in the animated film. For example: when Belle is fighting the wolfs with the stick, when Chip blows bubbles in the tea, and when Beast and Belle sip from the bowls. As well as keeping a lot of the scenes from the animated film they have added a lot of new as well. I really liked how they explain to Belle about the curse. In the animated film all she knows is that the castle is enchanted, Belle does not know all the details about the curse.They also explain how Belle got the Continue reading “Beauty and the Beast Trailer Review”

Words I Learned from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

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    As part of my countdown to Beauty and the Beast movie, I am going to discuss the words I learned from the 1991 movie Beauty and the Beast. What I mean by this is English words that as a child I most diffidently did not know what they meant. Now on to the words! ( After adding all the pictures in I realized that a lot of the words revolve around Gaston. Interesting.) 

    primeval

1)  Primeval: adj: of or relating to the first age or ages, especially of the world.

Line: Belle: Gaston you are positively primeval.   

Gaston: Why thank you, Belle.

-Um Gaston that is not a compliment lol Continue reading “Words I Learned from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast”

December Summary and Coming Up in January

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Happy 2017 everyone!! So my first post of the year is going to be my December summary and what is coming up in January. Let me start off by saying that my December did not go as planned. I was behind on my Goodreads challenge so I was planning on reading a lot so that I can reach my goal. This did not happen I ended up not reaching my goal but its okay, this is a new year and I will try this again. Now let’s get into what I read in December.

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1) Stealing Snow by: Danielle Paigeimg_7330

This is a Snow Queen retelling and if you want to read my thoughts on this book check out my review. It is Spoiler free so no worries if you have not read Stealing Snow yet. Continue reading “December Summary and Coming Up in January”

Countdown To Beauty and the Beast

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So as some of you may know my favorite movie is Beauty and the Beast. To celebrate the upcoming release of the Beauty and the Beast live action movie I have come up with an idea. Every month leading up to the release on March 17, 2017, I will be reading and reviewing a Beauty and the Beast retelling. Here is what I have planned so far: Continue reading “Countdown To Beauty and the Beast”

Beauty and the Beast Retellings

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As some of you may know from my Let me introduce myself post my favorite movie is Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. So in celebration of the release of the Beauty and the Beast live action movie teaser trailer. I decided to do a post on some Beauty and the Beast book retellings. Some of these I have already read, others I have been wanting to read. So let’s get into the list.

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