Review: Legacy by Cayla Kluver

Legacy by Kayla KluverTitle: Legacy
Series: Legacy, #1
Author: Cayla Kluver
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
ISBN: 9780373210343
Tags: Young Adult, Fantasy, Historical, Romance
Source: Library
Hearts: ♥ ♥ ♥
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I noticed his eyes. They were blue, sharp and intense. Despite the youthful glows of his suntanned face, his eyes were cold and unfriendly, suggesting he had great experience in the world and was now expecting the worst.

In her seventeenth year, Princess Alera of Hytanica faces one duty: to marry the man who will be king. But her father’s choice of suitor fills her with despair.

When the palace guard captures and intruder— a boy her age with steel-blue eyes, hailing from her kingdom’s greatest enemy— Alera is alarmed… and intrigued. But she could not have guessed that their clandestine meetings would unveil the dark legacy shadowing both their lands.

In this mystical world of court conspiracies and blood magic, loyalties will be tested. Courage won’t be enough. And as the battle begins for everything Alera holds dear, love may be the downfall of a kingdom.

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Review: Glass Frost by Liz DeJesus

Glass Frost by Liz DeJesusTitle: Glass Frost
Series: First Frost, #2
Author: Liz DeJesus
Publisher: Musa Publishing
ISBN: 9781619376243
Tags: Young Adult, Paranormal, Romance, Fairy Tales, Magic
Source: I received a copy from the author in exchange for my honest opinion
Hearts: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

When joined together, Cinderella’s slippers grant the wearer her heart’s desire. But whose wish will be granted?

When Cinderella’s glass slipper is stolen, Queen Felicia sends her faithful steward Terrance to the real world to retrieve his love and witch-in-training, Bianca Frost. The power of the glass slipper in the wrong hands could ruin peace in Everafter. Bianca must gather every bit of magic she has learned in the past few weeks to find the slipper and protect her new love. Together, Bianca, Ming, Prince Ferdinand, and Terrance venture deep into the heart of Everafter to seek clues as to who has stolen the slipper and why. Along the way, they uncover what happened to the Seven Dwarves after Snow White married the prince, but also learn the awful risk of tampering with black magic and the high price that must be paid for magical aid, even when used for good.

Bianca and Terrance’s relationship is put to the test. Through the pain of suffering and loss, Bianca must determine if following her gallant boyfriend into his faraway world is in fact her heart’s desire

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Review: Rapunzel Untangled by Cindy C. Bennett

Rapunzel Untangled by Cindy C. BennettTitle: Rapunzel Untangled
Series:
Author: Cindy C. Bennett
Publisher: Cedar Fort
ISBN: 9781462111565
Tags: Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary, Fairy Tales
Source: Netgalley
Hearts: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Rapunzel is not your average teenager.

For one thing, she has a serious illness that keeps her inside the mysterious Gothel Mansion. And for another, her hair is 15 feet long. Not to mention that she’s also the key to ultimately saving the world from certain destruction. But then she meets a boy named Fane, who changes all she has ever known, and she decides to risk everything familiar to find out who she really is.

Filled with romance, adventure, and mystery, Rapunzel Untangled is one story you won’t want to put down. Discover the true meaning of love and friendship in this modern twist to the classic fairytale.

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Review: Snow Whyte and the Queen of Mayhem by Melissa Lemon

Snow Whyte and the Queen of MayhemTitle: Snow Whyte and the Queen of Mayhem
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Author: Melissa Lemon
Publisher: Cedar Fort
ISBN: 9781462111459
Tags: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance, Fairy Tales
Source: Netgalley
Hearts: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Stuck in her family’s apple orchards, Kat’s got plenty of work to do and only pesky Jeremy to help. But when Jeremy convinces her to run away, Kat will discover that nothing – and no one – in her life is quite what it seems. Wonderfully reimagined, this is the magical tale of Snow White as you’ve never read it before!

 

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Review: First Frost by Liz DeJesus

First Frost by Liz DeJesusTitle: First Frost
Author: Liz Dejesus
Publisher: Musa Publishing
ISBN: 9781619372269
Tags: Young Adult, Paranormal, Fairy Tales
Hearts: ♥ ♥ ♥
Note: I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review

Fairytales aren’t real…yeah…that’s exactly what Bianca thought. She was wrong…

For generations, the Frost family has run the Museum of Magical and Rare Artifacts, handing down guardianship from mother to daughter, always keeping their secrets to “family only.”

Gathered within museum’s walls is a collection dedicated to the Grimm fairy tales and to the rare items the family has acquired: Cinderella’s glass slipper, Snow White’s poisoned apple, the evil queen’s magic mirror, Sleeping Beauty’s enchanted spinning wheel…

Seventeen-year-old Bianca Frost wants none of it, dreaming instead of a career in art or photography or…well, anything except working in the family’s museum. She knows the items in the glass display cases are fakes because, of course, magic doesn’t really exist.

She’s about to find out how wrong she is.

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