Posts Categorized: Fairy Tales

Five Magic Spindles

The day many have been waiting for with baited breath is finally here, and Rooglewood Press has announced the winners of the Five Magic Spindles contest! They also graciously listed the five runners-up in the contest, which is very cool. To the winners: a hearty congratulations! Bask in this moment, wrap it around yourself like… Read more »

Dragon of the Lost Sea

Speaking of dragons… have I told you about this one yet? Dragon of the Lost Sea by Laurence Yep is another all-time favorite of mine. Meet Shimmer, a dragon princess who has been cast out by her clan. Despite being in exile and forced to wander the earth, she retains every bit of her noble… Read more »

Cinderella Party: Ella Enchanted

I don’t remember when I discovered Gail Carson Levine’s Ella Enchanted, but it was probably when I was in high school – maybe a junior or a senior, even… as the book only came out in 1997. Perhaps that is why the book is not as sacred to me as it is to some. I didn’t… Read more »