A Vibrant Retelling | Review of Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles, #2)

Another riveting fairy tale retelling by Marissa Meyer combines sci-fi and those classic fairy tale tropes to present an entertaining and fast paced story. Continue reading A Vibrant Retelling | Review of Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles, #2)

Review: “Cinder” is a Stand-Out Cinderella Story (The Lunar Chronicles, #1) – Emertainment Monthly

By Cynthia Ayala ’17 / Emertainment Monthly Staff Writer

cinder-174x131In this retelling of the Cinderella story, Linh Cinder works as a mechanic, living under the iron thumb of her stepmother and ostracized for being more than human. Continue reading “Review: “Cinder” is a Stand-Out Cinderella Story (The Lunar Chronicles, #1) – Emertainment Monthly”

A Stand Out Cinderella Story | Review of ‘Cinder’ (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)

By: Cynthia Ayala

Cinder by Marissa Meyer
Feiwel & Friends

Cinder may be a gifted mechanic, but as a cyborg, she’s a second-class citizen with no memory of her life before she was taken in by her step-family. But events unfold, intertwining her life with the Prince of Commonwealth in New Beijing, Prince Kai. With secrets, plots and an intergalactic struggle, Cinder finds out her life could save everyone from the evil Queen of the Moon, Levena.

Published January 3, 2012 by Feiwel & Friends, Marissa Meyer has breathed new life in her retelling of Cinderella. One might look at this story and think “oh yay, another Cinderella story”, but it’s not just a Cinderella and it is certainly a story worth remembering.
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