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Book Review- A Tale of Two Castles by Gail Carson Levine

When Elodie leaves her home and travels to the country of Lepai to begin an apprenticeship with weavers she was warned about whited sepulchers, ogres and dragons.  Instead what she discovers is those who act kind may be liars, evil … Continue reading

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Book Review- The Princess Curse by Merrie Haskell

In some ways this story is a mash-up of two fairy tales, the twelve dancing princesses and beauty and the beast.  Twelve princesses disappear every night and return exhausted in the morning with their shoes in tatters; no one knows … Continue reading

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Book Review- Ivy and the Meanstalk by Dawn Lairamore

Ivy is a princess whose friends include a fairy godmother Drusilla, a dragon named Elridge and a servant, Owen.  When the story begins Drusilla is getting married and the kingdom is celebrating but since this is a fantasy story it … Continue reading

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Book Review The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley

This book came out in 1984 but still bears up well.  It is a fantasy novel set in a kingdom where magic abounds.  Aerin is the only child of her father the king and his late wife who was thought … Continue reading

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