Genre: Retellings

Oct 25 2017
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Can’t Wait Wednesday #14 The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton

Can’t Wait Wednesday #14 The Queens of Innis Lear by Tessa Gratton

 
Can’t-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted here, at Wishful Endings, to spotlight and discuss the books we’re excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they’re books that have yet to be released. It’s based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. If you’re continuing with WOW, feel free to link those up as well!

 

When I came across this, it sounded familiar so I decided to go searching. It is a retelling of Shakespeare’s King Lear, so, there is no doubt in my mind that I am going to have to get my hands on this one! I am so excited for it, the wait until …

Sep 04 2017
11

Review for Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George

Review for Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George

Speak Easy, Speak Love by McKelle George Published by Greenwillow Books on September 19th 2017 Genres: Young Adult, Historical, Fiction, Retellings Pages: 368 Buy on Amazon Goodreads

 
Six teenagers’ lives intertwine during one thrilling summer full of romantic misunderstandings and dangerous deals in this sparkling retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
 
After she gets kicked out of boarding school, seventeen-year-old Beatrice goes to her uncle’s estate on Long Island. But Hey Nonny Nonny is more than just a rundown old mansion. Beatrice’s cousin, Hero, runs a struggling speakeasy out of the basement—one that might not survive the summer. Along with Prince, a poor young man determined to prove his …