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Feb 08
{Review+Giveaway} Twisted by @BonnieMHennessy

{Review+Giveaway} Twisted by @BonnieMHennessy

Twisted: The Girl Who Uncovered Rumplestilskin’s Name is a young adult fantasy re-imagining of the story of Rumplestilskin by Bonnie M. Hennessy. Twisted is Bonnie’s debut novel and I have to say I loved it! I found it to be a delightful, and dark twisty tale of not only Rumplestilskin, but also of the young lady, Aoife. This part of the summary is what initially got me interested in the story was, “This is not the tale of a damsel in distress, but a tenacious, young woman who solved a mystery so great that not even the enchanted man who spun straw into gold could figure it out.” And let me tell you, Aoife was a fierce heroine. I really liked her. I do have to say, I initially thought that Rumplestilskin was going to be the love interest, and as I was reading, I even wanted him to be the love interest. But no, Rumplestilskin is not. There is a romance in Twisted, and it was pretty twisted, just… Read more »

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Feb 24
{Interview+Giveaway} Twisted by Holly Hook @hollyannehook

{Interview+Giveaway} Twisted by Holly Hook @hollyannehook

Twisted is the first book of the Deathwind Trilogy, a new young adult and teen paranormal romance series. The second book, Torn, is also available. Book Three of the Deathwind Trilogy, Unleashed, will be released in Summer of 2015. 1. Describe Twisted in a Tweet. (140 characters or less) Allie’s tornado chasing trip changes her forever in a way she never expected… 2. What kind of research did you do in preparation of Twisted? I watched lots and lots of tornado videos on Youtube and of course read everything I could about these storms.  I’ve always had a fascination with tornadoes which helped me begin the book in the first place. 3. Tornado Chasing is kind of a “daredevil” type hobby. Are you a daredevil as well or more cautious? It depends.  A big part of me would like to try that.  However, I’m scared to death of icy roads and get sick at the thought of driving on them. 4. What were some of your favorite YA books from… Read more »

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