Posts Categorized: Fairy Tales

THE MOON MASTER’S BALL: Review

Wrapping up my series of reviews on the Cinderella stories that comprise the Five Glass Slippers compilation. The final tale in this lovely collection is The Moon Master’s Ball by Clara Diane Thompson. Unlike everyone else she knows, Tilly has been terrified of Bromley’s Circus since she had a bad experience there as a child…. Read more »

A CINDER’S TALE: Review

Bet you thought you weren’t getting a review today, didn’t you? Yes, it’s late (here on the East Coast, anyway). But, I didn’t quite finish reading this story in time to have the review up this morning. I cannot guarantee that I will have the review for the fifth story up on Saturday, but it… Read more »

THE WINDY SIDE OF CARE: Review

Oh good gracious, could a story be more fun or more darling? This completely different take on the beloved Cinderella story is part fairy tale, part Bronte-sisters, and part Shakespearian comedy. I absolutely fell in love with Rachel Heffington’s The Windy Side of Care and third tale in the Five Glass Slippers compilation. Alisandra Carlisle is convinced… Read more »