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The Stepsister Scheme by Jim C. Hines
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You know how some books have certain types of covers that make you think "no way am I reading this"? Well I got to stop falling for that because I can assure you that I would have missed out on this if not for my awesome tumblr friends. It's a fun engaging story with three characters we know well from fairytales with a slightly different take on their origins. I really enjoyed how the author got into the trauma of the characters based on their experiences. I mean after almost being killed by your mother doesn't just go away once you get married. I enjoyed the interactions between the characters and I liked their there was real LGBT and racial inclusion thus proving that just because its a fairy tale doesn't mean it has to be all straight and all white (I'm looking at you Once Upon A Time).
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Reading Progress

December 13, 2012 – Started Reading
December 13, 2012 – Shelved
December 14, 2012 –
page 59
17.15% "Really good so far."
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: fiction-general
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: secondary-characters-ftw
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: awesome-female-lead
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: people-of-color-lead-yay
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: fairytale
December 15, 2012 – Shelved as: surprisingly-good
December 15, 2012 – Finished Reading

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