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Wednesday, February 13, 2013
I adore Waiting on Wednesdays. Thank you, lovely Jill at Breaking the Spine, for being such a fabulous host. We adore you. Waiting on Wednesdays are a fun time for all us bloggers to get together and obsess over covers and such.

My Name is Rapunzel
K. C. Hilton
Release Date: 2013
My tale has been told again and again, and I’ve heard each one. Except for my hair, I barely recognize the pitiful renditions. Muddled versions, crafted to entertain laughing children…but the children wouldn’t have laughed if they’d known the real story. It wasn't their fault. They didn't know the truth. Nobody did.My name is Rapunzel and I will tell you my story. I will tell you the truth.
(This title is not yet available for preorder.)

Okay, so. That cover. I am absolutely in love with it. It's achingly gorgeous. The play of light. The patterns and designs. The hair. Everything.

I love retellings, and Rapunzel happens to be pretty much one of my favorite fairytales ever. I love the hair lady. It's always been a major fascination of mine.

And this retelling sounds like it will be particularly dark, which I love. I have to have this book. Sadly there's no definitive release date or anything for it yet, but it is happening or I will die.

Lovelovelove,
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13 comments:

  1. Whoa, this book sounds awesome! I really love retellings, and the synopsis for this one is really intriguing. I'm definitely adding this to my TBR list!
    New follower :)

    My WoW

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  2. Gorgeous!!! And I also love Rapunzel! Was always jealous of her hair! LOL
    My WOW

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  3. Ooh, what is the truth about her hair?! That cover is fantastic.

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  4. I love this cover, and I'm hoping this retelling will be really good! Hope she kick's some butt!

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  5. This book sounds fantastic, and after watching "Tangled" a thousand times, I love the Rapunzel story!

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  6. Beautiful cover. Plus I enjoy fairy tale retellings. Nice choice, Annabelle.

    Grace

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  7. Oh wow, that cover is STUNNING! :D I love Rapunzel retellings. Thanks for sharing. ^.^ I may have to check it out!
    Happy Reading! :D

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    Tiffa @ The British Book Nerd
    My Waiting On Wednesday

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  8. Oh this does sound like a very dark version of Rapunzel and I love the sound of it!

    Teresa @ Readers Live A Thousand Lives

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  9. This sounds like an amazing re-telling! AND the cover is stunning!

    Beth @ YA Vixens
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  10. Oh, perfect! I'm up for some retellings, and a dark Rapunzel is definitly a go for me. Thanks a lot for spotlighting this, it'll go onto my tbr. My WoW

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  11. I agree about the cover, for sure. Seen a few books retelling Rapunzel lately and I want to read ALL of them. Thanks for bring this one to my attention.

    Valerie
    StuckInBooks.com

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  12. I agree with you. I love that cover! It's gorgeous!!

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