Fantasy · Historical Fiction · Humor · Retellings · Young Adult

My Plain Jane

I read the first of the novels by “The Lady Janies,” My Lady Jane, a few years ago on a snow day. It was a “retelling” of Lady Jane Grey, the queen for nine days of famous British historic lore, full of magic and shape-shifting and humor gave this tragic story a fun twist and… Continue reading My Plain Jane

Retellings · SciFi · Young Adult

Brightly Burning

I think I’ve said this before, but it’s super true, so I feel like it’s worth repeating. I LOVE Jane Eyre. It’s probably my favorite classic. And not only that, but I cannot get enough Jane Eyre retellings. Jane Steele by Lyndsay Faye is probably my favorite, but I own and/or have read at least… Continue reading Brightly Burning

Lists and Challenges · Non-Review Posts

My Favorite Bookish Relationships: Valentine’s Day Belated TTT

This is the first time I've participated in Top Ten Tuesday (TTT) and I've already managed to mess it up by posting on Wednesday. Haha. But I wanted to do something special for Valentine's Day, something more than a normal review, and the prompt for this week was just perfect: Love Freebie. So, pretty much,… Continue reading My Favorite Bookish Relationships: Valentine’s Day Belated TTT