Books

The Starlit Wood

The Starlit Wood

The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales

Grade: A-

The Starlit Wood (which I keep saying wrong) is a lovely book of fairy tales I picked up this weekend. I’m going to be honest. I picked it up almost solely on the fact it’s so pretty! But I actually really enjoyed the book. Overall I found the stories done in such a way that they really did feel different and some of the fairy tales they were based on are not ones I’ve read.

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Books

The Changeling

the changeling

the changeling

By: Victor LaValle

Grade: C+

Apollo is living the good life. A bookseller in New York he is over the moon about his new son chronicling his every moment until one day his seemingly irrational wife commits and unspeakable act and disappears sending Apollo off the rails and into a dark fairy-tale New York he never imagined existed.

Beware some spoilers for this one though I try to keep things vague:

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