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Month: September 2018

Book Review: The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

Title: The Captive Maiden Written By: Melanie Dickerson Genre: Christian Historical Fiction/Fairy Tale Retelling Recommended Ages: 13 & up Introduction: I was curious how a Cinderella retelling would work without the magic of the magic pumpkin and fairy godmother. This book certainly satisfied that curiosity. I liked the way Melanie changed so many of the …

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Sing the Wondrous Story: An Orphans of the West Novella

I have a new release! It’s a prequel novella to my final Orphans of the West novel! I’m super excited to share it with you. And it’s on tour along with the novel! Check out the information about the book and the giveaway below! This book was fun to write. It started as a Pride …

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Book Review: The Merchant’s Daughter by Melanie Dickerson

Title: The Merchant’s Daughter Written By: Melanie Dickerson Genre: Christian Historical Fiction/Fairy Tale Retelling Recommended Ages: 13 & up Introduction: Beauty and the Beast has always been my favorite fairy tale. So when I realized this one was a retelling of that tale, I had to read it. This is my second time reading it, …

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Book Review: The Fairest Beauty by Melanie Dickerson

Title: The Fairest Beauty Written By: Melanie Dickerson Genre: Medieval Historical Fiction/Fairy Tale Retelling Recommended Ages: 13 & up Introduction: I’ve read this book before, but never so close to reading the other books in the series. It was fun getting reacquainted with the characters in the first book of the series. But that wasn’t …

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Book Review: The Healer’s Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson

Title: The Healer’s Apprentice Written By: Melanie Dickerson Genre: Christian Historical Fiction/Fairy Tale Retelling Recommended Ages: 13 & up Introduction: I read this book once before and remember enjoying it. This is a Sleeping Beauty retelling. It doesn’t have any magic and there are quite a few differences from the original tale, but it is …

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