Review – Ashes of Glass

ashes of glassThis is a Christian retelling of the Cinderella story. I really loved how creatively some of the elements of the Cinderella story were included in this book. This is a more realistic/historical retelling, but many of the essentials (like the fairy godmother, the glass slipper, etc.) are still there, though in a creative way. I enjoyed watching out for those elements and then identifying them. … More Review – Ashes of Glass

Review – The Little Red Wolf

35905318I love a good children’s book, one with beautiful illustrations and a good, simple story. The Little Red Wolf has lovely art but mediocre writing.

The artwork is weird yet wonderful and has a dark fairy-tale feel. The art does fit the story.

The writing is—interesting. And by that I mean peculiar. I know the book is translated from French, and that might be partly why the sentences and wording are sometimes awkward and stilted. … More Review – The Little Red Wolf