Review: The Goose Girl

cover-the goose girlTitle: The Goose Girl
Author: Robin Gallica
Series: – –
Genre: Fantasy Romance
Length: Novella
Available: 14th June

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While en route to Princess Ava’s royal wedding, Ava’s maid blackmails her into trading places by revealing a terrible family secret. Shocked and confused, the newly-demoted Ava tends the palace geese alongside Konrad, a cheerful, ambitious young man who is most at home in the outdoors. And as Ava learns more about the prince she was supposed to marry, she starts to think she might be better off with the geese.


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Review: Frostbite

cover-frostbiteTitle: Frostbite
Author: Alexandria Bellefleur
Series: – –
Genre: M/M Fantasy
Length: Novella
Available: 26th April

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After his sister touches a lethal Frost Flower and succumbs to Frozen Sickness, Rainor seeks out the mysterious Dragon, who purportedly holds the only cure for the fatal disease. In gratitude for saving his sister’s life, Rainor agrees to bring him fresh bread twice a week—despite the man’s insistence he wants for nothing.

As Rainor makes his deliveries, the two slowly become friends, and Rainor finds in the Dragon all the things he never found in his little village. But on his way to make his latest delivery, the unthinkable happens, and Rainor fears that if he asks for the cure he needs to live, he’ll lose the man he’s coming to love…


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Review: Puss in Prada

cover-puss in prada.pngTitle: Puss in Prada
Author: Marie Jacquelyn
Series: – –
Genre: M/M romance
Length: Novella
Available: April 19th

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Still struggling with his recent breakup, Alexander runs headlong—literally—into a witch who leaves him far less than human. Now a wise-cracking cat with a taste for expensive clothes, he is forced to live with the ex he can’t get over and help the man find someone who will finally make him happy.


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Review: Wytch and Prinze

cover-wytch and prinzeTitle: Wytch and Prinze
Author: Kassandra Lea
Series: – –
Genre: M/M Paranormal
Length: Novella
Available: 19th April

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Medium Jacob Wytch lives in the forest with his fluffy dog Gruff and his ghostly fairy godmother Amelie. When he gets a call from his friend Renwick Prinze, he panics. Jacob has been pining for Renwick longer than he cares to admit. Instead of admitting, however, he listens to Amelie and begins to sabotage Renwick’s beds in hopes of inviting his dashing friend to sleep with him.


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Review: In Ageless Sleep

cover-in-ageless-sleepTitle: In Ageless Sleep
Author: Arden Ellis
Series: – –
Genre: F/F Sci-Fi Romance
Length: Novella
Available: 12th April

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Mal is a spy, a misanthrope, and a coward; growing up in the brutal Reaches has taught her that honor is a quality best left to the dead. Her latest mission: to hijack a cryo-ship carrying the brilliant daughter of the Sovereign King, and deliver her straight into enemy hands.

But when a vital component of the ship’s cryostasis system malfunctions, the only person who can keep the unconscious passengers alive is the woman Mal was sent to kidnap. Alone together on a ship of silent sleepers, Mal must remember that she and Aurora are enemies—or risk them becoming something much more dangerous.


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Review: Frogkisser!

cover-frogkisserTitle: Frogkisser!
Author: Garth Nix
Series: ?
Genre: MG/Children’s Fantasy
Length: Novel
Available: 28th Feb

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Garth Nix is on hilarious form as he spins his very own fairy tale, featuring Princess Anya, who, with her loyal dog, must embark on a terribly important (capital Q) Quest to acquire the ingredients for a reversal lip balm, the vital item needed to change a frog back to a prince . . . oh, and save her kingdom from her villainous step(step)father.

A brilliantly funny take on fairytales and quests for younger readers.


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Review: The Prince of the Moon

cover-prince-of-the-moonTitle: The Prince of the Moon
Author: Megan Derr
Series: —
Genre: M/M Fantasy
Length: Novella
Available: Now

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All Solae wants is to be accepted and loved by the family that has always rejected him. But given it was his late mother who cursed the kingdom to eternal winter, the chances of that happening are minimal. If he can find a way to break the curse, however, surely that would be enough to change their minds regarding him.

But Solae is forbidden to practice magic because of his mother, which limits his ability to pursue solutions. Desperate for advice and new ideas, he contacts a famous curse breaker—and has no idea what to do when the unexpectedly shows up, handsome and friendly and dangerously intriguing.

Publisher Note: This story was previously released in Fairytales Slashed Volume 4


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