A Whole New World: A Twisted Tale
Welcome to a new YA series that reimagines classic Disney stories in surprising new ways. Each book asks the question: What if one key moment from a familiar Disney film was changed? This dark and daring version of Aladdin twists the original story with the question: What if Jafar was the first... show more
Welcome to a new YA series that reimagines classic Disney stories in surprising new ways. Each book asks the question: What if one key moment from a familiar Disney film was changed? This dark and daring version of Aladdin twists the original story with the question: What if Jafar was the first one to summon the Genie? When Jafar steals the Genie’s lamp, he uses his first
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Twisted Tales (#1)
It isn't called a twisted tale for nothing, for it turns the fable on its head. No more is the romanticized version of Aladdin; in its place is a tougher, grittier, and gorier reimagined rendition. There's still magic, but of a far more sinister kind. In a way, it represents a more accurate picture ...
When I first read the blurb for this on NetGalley, I was instantly excited by it. I had so many questions about how she’d actually go about twisting the story. Sadly, I wound up very disappointed with it on the whole.What should have been a twisted tale of Aladdin, wound up being a rehashing of the ...
If you ever read fan fiction you’ll inevitably come across the practically plagiarized fic where the only thing original about said fan fic from cannon is its disclaimer. This book is much like that fic. Okay, it eventually does diverge from cannon but that’s when things get really bad. It’s...
(review originally written 5/6/2015) Pre-read: Man, I want to read this so badly that it's not even funny. "What if Jafar were the first one to summon the Genie", you say?(note: this pre-review has no affiliation with Disney or this book, but I'm just entirely speculating)*coughs*Iago: Ooh, ooh, ooh...
I received this book via NetGalley to give an honest review. When I saw the title say Twisted Tales and then read the synopsis I wanted to read it badly. The a whole new take on Aladdin if Jafar got the lamp in the first place that just sounds like trouble. The story starts off just like in the m...
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