Publish date: 2014-02-20
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
I was not a huge fan of this one, unfortunately. It’s a retelling of HC Andersen’s “The Emperor and the Nightingale”, but the way in which it was a retelling didn’t work for me. However, I think my biggest issue is that I’m not sure it works for the target audience. I’m all for complex, difficult bo...
When I first began Nikki Loftin's Nightingale's Nest it was with fear and trepidation because I'd listened to Nikki in person tell the story of how this book came to be written. She called it a story very close to her heart, one that had to be written. I also had heard rumors that it might be a stor...
I know this one is a hit with most people, but it just didn't grab me. There were so many negative adults, so little hope for Gayle and Tree, and I just wasn't satisfied with the ending. There are some kids I can think of who will like it, though! Grades 5+ Read July, 2014
Stunning, really. Read my review here!
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