We are taking on one of Mandy's childhood icons today, and we will probably be ruining this girl's childhood for life probably since I have never read the childhood story. I'm scared, y'all.. This week, we will be taking on... 😴 Sleeping Beauty! 😴 Disney's Sleeping Beauty is loosely based on the story by Charles Perrault, … Continue reading Mandy Reads Fairytales: Sleeping Beauty
Sha and I are bringing a new feature to the blog. I absolutely love making tags, and I went off on a whole host of ideas that Sha and I could tackle. So, each month, we'll hopefully be bringing a brand new BPR original book tag — just like how we did for the Halloween … Continue reading BPR Original: The Sleeping Beauty Book Tag 💤
Goodreads / Barnes and Noble / Amazon The Above and the Under have a tenuous truce that is shattered after the death of both their respective rulers. Gemma, the new queen of Under, must throw history aside and team up with Tollan, the heir to the Above throne, in order to take down a power … Continue reading The Queen Underneath by Stacey Filak (ARC Review)
Goodreads / Amazon / Barnes and Noble A thrillingly reimagined fairy tale from the truly magical combination of author Neil Gaiman and illustrator Chris Riddell – weaving together a sort-of Snow White and an almost Sleeping Beauty with a thread of dark magic, which will hold readers spellbound from start to finish. On the eve … Continue reading The Sleeper and The Spindle by Neil Gaiman
Hello, hello, hello to another Princess Makeup Friday! I hope the week treated you well, although sadly I cannot say it has been the same for myself. Just a rough, rough assembly of five days mixed up with brutal assignments, temperamental weather, and too little sleep time. Fingers crossed for a better follow-up week? This … Continue reading Makeup Fridays: Sleeping Beauty Tutorial + VOTE
Each Saturday, I will be showcasing a lovely Disney Princess (or when they run out, some other Disney leading ladies and more) and showcasing what they might be picking up if they were reading YA today. It will be based off their likes, interests, personalities, and their storyline. At the end, I will also feature … Continue reading The Princesses Read: Sleeping Beauty
Prince Charming might not be so charming, but I was charmed by this book!
Check out my thoughts on Princess of Tyrone by Katie Hamstead! Will this finally, finally, finallllllly be the Sleeping Beauty retelling for me?