Author: A.G. Howard

Book Review: Splintered

Book Review: Splintered

Splintered is a retelling of Alice in Wonderland that I had been meaning to read for a while now. Alyssa learns that her mother isn’t really insane, they are both descended from Alice Liddel, who was the first to Wonderland and brought back with her a curse that afflicts her family. In order to stop this curse, Alyssa must journey into Wonderland herself. Once she gets there, alongside her best friend and love interest Jeb, she finds things are quite a bit more complicated. Her guide Morpheus is an old friend who appeared to her in her childhood, in her […]

Posted March 1, 2017
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Book View: Unhinged

Book View: Unhinged

Splintered went way beyond any expectation I had for it. A magical retelling of Alice in Wonderland that left me in awe. After that, I was dying to get into Unhinged. To see what was next for our characters, for their romance, and how everything would play out. I can’t say that I was disappointed in Unhinged. But I also can’t say that I loved it as much as I thought I would. One of the biggest selling points for me with this series thus far has been its unique twist on Wonderland. With Unhinged, some of that magic seemed to disappear. Mainly due […]

Posted June 1, 2014
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Book Review: Splintered

Book Review: Splintered

Growing up, I have always loved Alice in Wonderland. From the kid-friendly Disney version to the horror story style movies to my personal favorite, The Looking Glass Wars, there are so many different variations to get lost in. With one of the latest variations, Splintered, I will admit that I put this one on the back shelf for a reason. I was afraid of it. Well, maybe not in the way that you are thinking. Of course, I was not scared of the book, but rather the unknown. Would Splintered be a literal retelling or seem like a completely different […]

Posted April 27, 2013
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