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Nafisah rated it it was amazing Feb 16, She was known for her stage and vocal talents, but decided instead to become a full-time writer.

I really enjoyed this book. Geras’s first book afetr Tea at Mrs Manderby’swhich was published in Of all the stories, this one’s the best by far.

Account Options Sign in. The 3 of them live together in a boarding school, away from the world and from men. Goodreads gerax you keep track of books you want to read. Characters so pointless that I didn’t really care what happened to them. Definitions- Boarding school students – pages. She has very long hair which has come to define her though not as long as the ubiquitous princess’s, obviouslyis looked after by a guardian who turns out to be a witch of sortsand lives in a tower that a lover must scale to get to her.

Also, I found it interesting how the whole notion of changing the characters from your traditional run of the mill fairytales was not at all what I thought hppy would be. Her husband was the Marxist academic Norman Geras and their daughter Sophie Hannah ggeras also a novelist and poet.

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Cassandra rated it it was amazing Jul 11, While i qdele find this book quite slow to get through which i put down to me not empathising with the characters it has definitely not put me off retellings and i can’t wait to get my hands on another one.


One of the avter books I’ve read for a long time, it was magical and just so great!. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Children’s General Story Books. Geras was born in Jerusalem, British Mandatory Palestine. Paperbackpages.

Lyndsay Gilbert rated it it was amazing Oct 16, I hope to read more in future from this author! I cared about these two and was interested and enchanted by their stories.

So kudos to you, Adele. Mar 28, VahalaSly rated it it was ok Shelves: It made me feel nostalgic, but for what I’m not sure.

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I loved the Boarding School setting Geras paints such a vivid and convincing picturethe combined themes of friendship, coming-of-age, and the subtle fairy-tale aedle that flows through out. In conclusion, it is a good book to read, but the last story could had been better written, and for me it was not pleasant to finish, because of all the doubts it left me with What followed was rather more lacklustre.

This might sound very malory towers I assure it is not. If you are a teenage girl, any kind of teenage girl, you MUST read this book. Jennifer rated it it was amazing May 17, The characters are so flat. This trilogy is indeed haunting. I found myself sucked into the stories, attached to the characters, hoping that they would get what they wanted in the end.

It’s supposed to be 3 girls that are 17 years old but the writing makes it seem like they are about 12 because of all the childish remarks throughout each story. Published August 4th by Definitions Young Adult.


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She is married with two daughters and lives in Manchester. Mar 16, Amanda rated it liked it. Jan 06, Jade rated it it was amazing Shelves: Acele book has a si This truly is one of my favourite books. Kate Smith rated it it was amazing Mar 06, Marinette Cavinta rated it it was amazing Apr 14, Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Although I suppose it is a young adult book I still enjoy it as a technical adult only 18! I really am going to say, sometimes just getting a random book is good and changes up your reading style and everything. I wasn’t really that keen on t I really enjoyed this book especially the first two stories about Megan and Alice. Loosely based on Rapunzel, this is the story of a sudden, unexpected, passionate relationship and the unforessen yet inevitable results of defying convention.

So let me give you guys some background info on how I got my hands on this book. Based on the fairytales of Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty and Snow White, this haunting trilogy explores our most turbulent emotions and speaks to our deepest memories.

I loved the merge of the fantasy fairy tale and the modern world we live in. So no rating, because 3 and a bit. Could have been a lot darker, but still does deal with serious issues like rape.