Fairy Tales Category

Book Review: The Beast’s Heart by Leife Shallcross

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Beast’s Heart by Leife Shallcross Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Retelling Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Ace (February 12, 2019) Length: 416 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Few retellings invite more scrutiny from […]

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Book Review: Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Del Rey (July 10, 2018) Length: 480 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter I know I’m in the minority here, but I didn’t […]

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Book Review: The Mermaid by Christina Henry

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Mermaid by Christina Henry Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Berkley (June 19, 2018) Length: 336 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter The Mermaid turned out to be a slight departure from the […]

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Audiobook Review: All The Ever Afters by Danielle Teller

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. All The Ever Afters: The Untold Story of Cinderella’s Stepmother by Danielle Teller Mogsy’s Rating (Overall): 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fairy Tales, Retellings, Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Harper Audio (May 22, 2018) Length: 10 […]

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YA Weekend: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Series: Book 1 of The Hazel Wood Publisher: Flatiron Books (January 30, 2018) Length: 368 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter […]

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YA Weekend Audio: The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic by Leigh Bardugo Mogsy’s Rating (Overall): 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Anthology Series: Grishaverse Publisher: Audible Studios (September 26, 2017) Length: 6 hrs and […]

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Waiting on Wednesday 12/13/17

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme that first originated at Breaking the Spine but has since linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings now that the original creator is unable to host it anymore. Either way, this fun feature is a chance to showcase the upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! […]

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Waiting on Wednesday 06/14/17

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that lets us feature upcoming releases that we can’t wait to get our hands on! Mogsy’s Pick The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert (January 30, 2018 by Flatiron Books) A mix of the creepy and the magical, The Hazel Wood first caught my eye when I was […]

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YA Weekend: The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury

The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salisbury Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Series: The Sin Eater’s Daughter #2 Publisher: Scholastic Press (May 2016) Author’s Info: melindasalisbury.com Wendy’s Rating: 4/5 stars Just look at that cover. With beautiful artwork like that, you’d expect the story to blow you away. Alas, it’s not that The Sleeping Prince, or its predecessor, […]

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Book Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fiction Series: Stand Alone/Book 1 Publisher: Del Rey (January 10, 2017) Length: 336 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Talk […]

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