Bewitching can be a beast Once, I put a curse on a beastly and arrogant high school boy. That one turned out alright. Others didn’t. I go to a new school. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Kendra, the witch behind the transformational curse in Beastly (), finally has the floor. In , teenage Kendra relates the . Flinn throws in retellings of “Hansel and Gretel,” “The Little Mermaid” and “The Princess and the Pea,” along with the overriding Cinderella.
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Lisette steals everything from Emma at first, but after her father dies Emma’s mother gets back at her for all the years she’s tortured Emma. This is by far my favorite Alex Finn book and I look forward to reading future installments of the Kendra series. Her initial story started out strong, but failed in the end. flinh
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Jan 22, Mary BookHounds rated it really liked it Shelves: Dies ist die Geschichte von den beiden Stiefschwestern Emma und Lisette. This probably influenced my interest in witches It also means I can’t use that as a password or security question — and no, I won’t tell you my first pet’s name. Emma is a smart normal girl, and feels everything is going ok till one day someone new comes to live in her home. That was very frustrating to be honest.
But things of Emma’s start to go missing randomly, and Emma just assumes it to be a coincidence. But, still, it was all right, and the main story was actually pretty good. I appreciate some subtlety. In quite a few cases, that witch was me. I think I may have become a permanent fan of Alex Flinn. From the characters POV in the stories Kendra recants we get a feeling for their lives and their times, but what I love the most was the retelling and manipulating of classic fairy tale characters in the story through Kendra’s POV.
Flinn write a story about Kendra? Fans and non fans of Alex Flinn and fairy tale retellings will love this book. Enjoy the whimsical ride bfwitching Kendra and her life story.
One thing that left me feeling unsatisfied about this book, however, is tha Alex Alez certainly did a good job of retelling some of the classic fairy tales we grew up with. What if the mermaid didn’t get her “happily ever after” with her prince,but a tragic end?
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Alex Flinn certainly did a good job of retelling some of the classic fairy tales we grew up with. The POV jumps from Kendra to the main character of each story she shares and although the format is different from most books I read, the transitions were smooth and easy to follow.
But Emma is happy to accept her. She is not the mea Ms.
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As with all fairy tales or at least their modern retellings there is a happy ending. Unlike Cloakedthat referenced obscure stories that I’d never heard of before The Salad??? Although you never know what will happen when I start …. Name required Email Address required. In between the main story told by Emma, Kendra narrates several mini-stories Princess and the Pea To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
We get to see her life and how she became a witch… kinda. I was disappointed but it’s okay. The main story surrounds two sisters who resemble a “Cinderella” story. Once they kill her all the children that were baked into gingerbreads were all set free.
I mean he was flinnn geeky guy, like Emma.
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As that story progresses, Kendra breaks in with her thoughts about what is goi I haven’t read any books by this author before- what was I thinking?