Author: Shannon Hale

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Jan 07
Rapunzel’s Revenge (Rapunzel’s Revenge #1) by Dean & Shannon Hale (review)

Rapunzel’s Revenge (Rapunzel’s Revenge #1) by Dean & Shannon Hale (review)

I had no idea this was some kind of comic strip/graphic novel mix when I requested the book from the library. And now after reading it, I can’t imagine the story having been told any other way! I loved getting to see Rapunzel use her hair as weapons, as well as see the characters and obstacles she had to overcome. Reading it on my Kindle, I have no idea if the pages were colored, but it worked really well in black/white/grey. This book was really fun to read, had a number of funny moments, and I loved the Old West… Read more »

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Nov 06
Princess Academy (Book 1) by Shannon Hale (review)

Princess Academy (Book 1) by Shannon Hale (review)

    This is written for children, but is just as interesting to read as an adult. It isn’t dumbed down, or boring. The storyline is perfectly paced, fairytale like but also has many elements of real-world issues like having to mine to afford to feed your family. Learning what is most important in life to the characters, thoughts and dreams. The ending of the story is realistic, and wraps up most of the book. But at the same time, leaves just enough of a tail for you to wonder about what will happen in the next book. It touches… Read more »

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