Review: The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente

Hardcover, 247 pages Published May 10th 2011 by Feiwel & Friends Source: Purchased “One ought not to judge her: all children are Heartless. They have not grown a heart yet, which is why they can climb high trees and say shocking things and leap so very high grown-up hearts flutter …

Review: Cold Tom by Sally Prue

Why you might want to read Cold Tom: Faeries. Really different faeries. As in, at first reading I wasn’t sure what species the protagonist was, he seemed so far from human; the characterization was almost like some animal-centric stories. I.e. these faeries are feral, without ever having been tame. Remember …

June: Fae and Faerie

What do you think of when you hear the word faerie? Delicate, diminutive flower-clad creatures who flit through gardens? Tall, slender beings with grave faces and graceful steps – healers and archers and leaders – always a bit removed from the human realms? Mercurial, tempestuous fae who laugh as they …