October 5, 2020 by Zoë
In Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust, Soraya is hidden away because her skin is poisonous and will kill anyone who touches her, while her twin brother has become the young ruler of their kingdom.
March 23, 2020 by Zoë
In Thorn by Intisar Khanani, Alyrra is a princess, but unhappy.
October 14, 2019 by Zoë
In The Cold is in Her Bones by Peternelle van Arsdale, Milla has been kept away from the village for her own protection, because the girls of the village are threatened by a curse, a curse that drives them mad.
June 3, 2019 by Zoë
In Echo North by Joanna Ruth Meyer, when a wolf tells Echo that in order to save her father she must go with it through the forest, she does, giving little thought to what will happen next.
March 18, 2019 by Zoë
Apparently this is part of some series that I’ve never read, but I picked it up because it was slated to be fairy tales/fairy tale retellings. That’s what I was looking for, that’s what I got, and I was satisfied.