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Guinevere's Truth and Other Tales
3.48
did not like it
I love retellings of old stories, which is what drew me to this book, but the writing was not stellar or engaging, and was often trite. I didn't actua ...more
Aug 18, 2009
Aug 11, 2009
 
George R. R. Martins A Game of Thrones: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1
4.47
liked it
This is a difficult series to translate to graphic novel format, and I think Abraham did a fine job, but it's just not as compelling when it's so cond ...more
Mar 12, 2013
Mar 12, 2013
 
Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal: Creation Myths, Volume 1
4.09
it was amazing
Absolutely gorgeous. I can't wait for more!
Jan 19, 2012
Jan 25, 2012
 
Clash of the Geeks
3.58
really liked it
Wacky fiction for a good cause!
Jan 2011
Apr 05, 2011
 
St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves
3.79
it was amazing
From Eryk :D
Dec 30, 2006
Apr 20, 2010
 
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)
4.55
it was amazing
I was really not expecting like this book so much, but I found myself having trouble putting it down. I'd set out to read a chapter, then look up 2 ho ...more
Feb 23, 2012
Feb 23, 2011
 
Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances
3.92
liked it
This was definitely a mixed bag for me. Some stories I loved and would give five stars, some fell totally flat for me and I'd give two. All in all, no ...more
Apr 18, 2015
Mar 05, 2015
 
Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles, #1)
3.63
liked it
I really wanted to like this book much more than I actually did. It was given to me by one of my best friends, who I used to spend a lot of time singi ...more
Nov 19, 2012
Sep 02, 2011
 
Tender Morsels
3.57
it was amazing
I loved this book. It's root is the Snow White, Rose Red story - complete with Bear and dwarf - but it's much more complicated than that, and takes th ...more
Nov 17, 2009
Jun 29, 2009
 
Under in the Mere
3.79
liked it
I love most of what I've read by Valente, but just couldn't get into this book. Most of the chapters seem like they have great personal significance t ...more
Dec 16, 2009
Dec 08, 2009
 
Wildwood Dancing (Wildwood, #1)
4.09
liked it
Every once in a while, I like a good YA fantasy novel. This book takes elements from several folktales - the 12 dancing princesses and the frog prince ...more
Nov 04, 2009
Sep 21, 2009
 
Jim Henson's The Storyteller
3.83
it was amazing
I really like almost all of the artists, and for the most part the writers do a good job of capturing the Storyteller's voice.

If you grew up watching
...more
Jan 25, 2012
Jan 25, 2012
 
Deathless (Leningrad Diptych, #1)
4.04
it was amazing
For decades, Terri Windling's Woodwife has been my all-time favorite book. Deathless just usurped that title. This story is terrible and beautiful, br ...more
Mar 11, 2013
Mar 04, 2013
 
In the Forest of Forgetting
3.99
it was amazing
This is the first I've read from Theodora Goss, and I am hooked! English is not her first language, but the way she uses it leaves me wanting more. De ...more
May 20, 2008
May 14, 2008
 
The Fox Woman (Love/War/Death, #1)
3.85
it was amazing
This is another of my absolute favorites. I'd like to shake Kij Johnson's hand for writing such a believable, pitiable, fierce and feral heroine.
not set
May 14, 2008
 
The Wood Wife
4.19
it was amazing
This book is like comfort food for me, and I suspect I'll be reading it for years to come.
Jan 1996
Apr 26, 2007
 
The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest
3.96
it was ok
Not nearly as good as most Datlow/Windling anthologies. It was geared for YA, but I often like YA.
Nov 28, 2009
Jul 07, 2008
 
Spera, Volume 1
3.63
liked it
None
Apr 19, 2012
Feb 27, 2012
 
Winter Rose (Winter Rose, #1)
3.84
it was amazing
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Deerskin
3.88
it was amazing
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Beauty
3.81
really liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Snow White and Rose Red
3.74
really liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Briar Rose
3.78
really liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
The Rose and the Beast: Fairy Tales Retold
3.77
really liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
The Door in the Hedge
3.67
really liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Spindle's End
3.79
liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
The Hero and the Crown (Damar, #2)
4.21
it was amazing
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
Garden Spells (Waverley Family, #1)
4.07
liked it
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
In the Night Garden
4.14
it was amazing
None
Mar 14, 2010
May 15, 2008
 
The Book of Lost Things
3.98
it was ok
None
Jun 03, 2008
May 15, 2008
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