Favorite Fairytale Retellings | Top 5 Wednesday [17]

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Hey guys!

Welcome back to another Top 5 Wednesday! This fun weekly meme was created by Lainey over at GingerReadsLainey. If you want to join in the fun and be apart of the #T5W … you can find all the details at the GoodReads page.

This week’s topic is Top 5 Fairytale Retellings.

This week is going to be a bit tough. I will admit that I haven’t read a lot of retellings in any form. So number 4 & 5 on my list are books that I want to read that are retellings. Other then that, I hope you enjoy the ones I have chosen!


5. Spinning Starlight / Stitching Snow by R.C. Lewis

Spinning Starlight is a retelling of The Wild Swans and Stitching Snow is a retelling of Snow White.


4. The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

The Wrath and the Dawn

The Wrath and the Dawn is a retelling of 1001 Nights.


3. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Thorns and Roses

A Court of Thorns and Roses is a retelling of Beauty and the Beast.


2. Splintered / Unhinged / Ensnared by A.G. Howard

The Splintered Trilogy is a retelling based off of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.


1. Cinder / Scarlet / Cress / Winter by Marissa Meyer

Cinder is a retelling of Cinderella, Scarlet is a retelling of Little Red Riding Hood, Cress is a retelling of Rapunzel, and Winter is a retelling of Snow White!


I hope you enjoyed my Top 5 Wednesday this week. Even though I haven’t read as many retellings as I would have liked, I still think this is a pretty good list! Let me know which ones are your favorites!

Until next time,

Sig New

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Jesse Nicholas lives in Toronto, Canada. He is an aspiring writer and one day wishes to have a novel published. Along with writing, Jesse enjoys music, travel, trashy TV, and is an avid reader of anything in the Young Adult and Fantasy/Sci-Fi genres. He is currently posts reviews on the novels he reads on his blog, and spends hours upon hours coming up with ideas for a future stories.

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