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Apr 24, Natasha Chowdory rated it it was ok. I loved the merge of the fantasy fairy tale and the modern world we live in.

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Despite my low star rating, I don’t regret having read it. Jan ahppy, Ruthsinnamon rated it it was amazing. As well as dealing with the situations from the original fairytales it also deals with modern day situations too which makes the characters even more relatable.

She has also won prizes for her poetry and was a joint winner of the Smith Doorstop Poetry Pamphlet Award, offered by the publisher of that name. This book has a sinister edge to it which I think makes it more real.

I really just have no clue as to what I just read. There’s far too much unnecessary detail in some places, and far too little where it was actually needed. It adeld very interesting takes on the fairytales of ‘Rapunzel’, ‘Sleeping Beauty’ and ‘Snow White’ and the writing style was very fitting of the time period that the story is set in. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.


The pacing in general was an issue. She is married with two daughters and lives in Manchester. Geras was born in Jerusalem, British Mandatory Palestine. Definitions- Boarding school students – pages.

I really am going to say, sometimes just getting a random book is good and changes up your reading style and everything.

At least it could have mentioned what happened to the stepmother, or why Snow was seeing a white cat when an attempt of murder was about to happen. Louisa rated it it was amazing Jun 22, Refresh and try again.

Happy Ever After by Adèle Geras

Mar 01, Ruth Mcauley rated it really liked it. I found myself sucked into the stories, attached to the characters, hoping that they would hxppy what they wanted in the end. The concept is original, I’ll give it that.

evfr Is Bella’s stepmother really as wicked as she believes? Could have gerass a lot darker, but still does deal with serious issues like rape. It sounds fine, and it is – the story was intriguing, and the Megan character was the one of all the three girls whom I saw myself in. As well as dealing with the situations from the original fairyt “Once upon a time Megan, Alice and Bella shared the Tower Room. I had read a review from a blogger who said it was one of their favourite books – she must have meant from when she was a teenager.


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An afterr has been placed on Alice, and it seems to be coming true. I thought it was an interesting take on the fairy tales we grow up with and made them even more relevant for an older audience.

She has written more than 95 books for children, young adults, and adults. Based on the grras of Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty and Snow White, this haunting trilogy explores our most turbulent emotions and speaks to our deepest memories.

See what I mean? The ending felt very rushed and a bit silly really – a shame as it did detract from the other two stories.

This is definitely one of the most intriguing books I’ve ever read, both stylistically and content-wise. It was kinda flat. So there were hints of the fairy-tale, done in a mature way, which never felt over-bearing, cutesy or juvenile.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. A retelling of the Snow White fairytale, this is a thirlling story of jealousy and enchantment.