Author: Adam Gidwitz

Book Review: The Grimm Conc..

Book Review: The Grimm Conclusion

The Grimm Conclusion is one of my most anticipated fall reads and I was excited to meet the author at a conference, where I picked up the book. On the inside of the book, he wrote "May it give you nightmares" and indeed it would. Taking some of my favorite stories, like the Juniper Tree, we find different adventures in store for a brother and sister who must fight to survive. But beyond that, I felt like I got an insight into the head of Gidwitz himself as he brings the characters into modern day and reveals the truth behind […]

Posted November 24, 2013
Book Review

Book View: In a Glass Grimm..

Book View: In a Glass Grimmly

Short & Sweet: I loved the first in this series, so when I saw the second at the library, I had to check it out (and read it the same day). Gidwitz puts the perfect twist on these grim fairy tales. I can't help but love the gruesome nature of fairy tales and he definitely does not hold anything back. This book does a great job of showing the cleverness of the different fairy tales while still having a straight plot line that weaves the different tales together. The Frog Prince is one of my favorite tales and I love […]

Posted March 26, 2013
Book Review, Book Views