Top Ten Tuesday #50: Ten Fairytale Retellings I’ve Read/Want To Read!!!

Posted August 4, 2015 by Nori in Book Meme / 25 Comments

This meme is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.

This week’s topic is Ten Fairytale Retellings I’ve Read/Want To Read

This week, I am splitting the list into two categories- books I’ve read, and books I want to read!

Books I have read


1. Cloaked by Alex Flinn


2. Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry & Ridley Pearson


3. My Fair Godmother by Janette Rallison


4. Just Ella by Margaret Peterson Haddix


5. Beastly by Alex Flinn

Books I WANT to read


1. Entwined by Heather Dixon


2. Scarlet (Scarlet #1) by A.C. Gaughen


3. Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge


4. The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh


5. Spelled by Betsy Schow

So, have you read any of these books? What did you think? Are they worth the read? Let me know in the comments below!

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25 responses to “Top Ten Tuesday #50: Ten Fairytale Retellings I’ve Read/Want To Read!!!

  1. thereadingpetal

    You have so many that I haven’t heard of. I need to look into these. Oh my gosh, how could I forget The Wrath and the Dawn?! I couldn’t have added anymore, though. I already cheated and chose twelve :).

  2. I’m reading The Wrath and the Dawn right now and I’m really loving it, so I definitely think it’s worth your time.

    I DNFed Spelled but seeing it on all of these lists I’m wondering if I should give it another chance.

  3. I really liked reading Entwined and I really want to read Cruel Beauty. I’ve been hearing a lot of good things about it and based off of everyone’s top 10 list it seems like a must-read! My favorite fairytales are about princesses, but I love reading their retellings with a darker twist.

  4. I’ve only read Beastly from your list, and it was ok. Not my fave, but I enjoyed it enough to read one of her other books – Bewitching. I’ve had Entwined on my eReader for a long time, but haven’t gotten around to reading it yet, and I’m also looking forward to The Wrath and the Dawn.

  5. Beastly is one I haven’t read, but I do want to! I have seen the movie and actually through that I learned it was first a book, so I am doing things in reverse there. I have my copy of The Wrath and The Dawn waiting for me to dive into! I really do want to read it because well, I love a good retelling. I am a bit retelling crazy at the moment, which is why I could appreciate this blog post so much!

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