Book review |Dao gives us Snow White reimagined

Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix by Julie Dao Dear Reader, In the conclusion to Forest of a Thousand Lanterns, we experience the story of Snow White, minus the seven dwarves but with an Asian flare. Gone is the rosy cheeked songstress who forest animals flock around. Instead, meet Jade, the monk-raised beauty born the Dragon… Continue reading Book review |Dao gives us Snow White reimagined

Book review | Destined to be remembered for its complexities

Dear fantasy fiction fans, I forget how much I like Asian-inspired fantasy with its richness and color that amaze my senses and creates a feeling of wonder. Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie Dao captured me as I raced to find out what happens next and reveled in the beauty of Feng Nu along… Continue reading Book review | Destined to be remembered for its complexities