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Jan 17, 2018

Mari and Meg return with their first "12 Dancing Princesses" adaptation, an Australian YA novel Wildwood Dancing. This book adapts and expands on the fairy tale, adding in actual fairies and vampires and a truly evil antagonist. We also briefly discuss Baba Yaga, and how this book reads better when you don't think of...


Dec 19, 2017

To round out the first year of the podcast, Meghan and Mari put together a list of their favorite books read in 2017! We didn't discuss our lists beforehand, so there is a little bit of overlap. We aren't sponsored by anything, so our recommendation is to check out your library for these books!

We will be back on...


Dec 12, 2017

Marilag and Meghan round out their third season with a Fables video game: Wolf Among Us! This is less of an adaptation but more of "what happened to Donkeyskin after the Happily Ever After? We're a bit sad to see Donkeyskin go, but also will be happy to do a happier tale. 

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Dec 5, 2017

Mari and Meg watch one of the most bonker movies they have ever seen — Peau d'Âne, the French 1970 Donkeyskin adaptation! This movie is SURPRISINGLY a musical — what?! And has such great songs as "Daughters shouldn't marry their fathers." 

We will also be putting up our poll for season 5 this week —...


Nov 29, 2017

 

Meghan and Mari finally have a lost episode, so this episode they try to recall what happened in Unnatural Issue by Mercedes Lackey. Which wasn't as hard as it sounds! This book led to several tangents, especially as we discuss elemental magic, as well as a deep dive into how the cover looks! Plus we have a long...