Bookworm Reviews

Also known as MRHavisham.

Bookworm Reviews

Also known as MRHavisham.

The Grimm Legacy 

 

Themes: the consequences of the use of magic, the meaning of items

Isn't that dangerous?" I objected. "What if somebody used it on people - what if they put it on replace and turned us all into fictional characters?" 

"How do you know they haven't?" 

Cover Art by Kristjana S. Williams

Elizabeth has all the characteristics of a modern Cinderella: deceased mother; wicked stepmother that forced her to do all the cleaning and rather unpleasant stepsisters.  Being the new kid at school, she doesn't seem to fit in and it's only after an intriguing essay and thanks to her history teacher that her life takes a more positive turn. When she gets the opportunity to work for a special museum in New York, she quickly figure out the existence if magic in our world...and what it implies.

 

BEWARE: Spoilers!

 

Rating: 4 out of 5 sock eggs