Alex Flinn is becoming known for her modernized versions of classic fairy tales.
was so popular it became a movie, which while it had some pretty big changes from the book stuck so well to the spirit and message of the book that I really enjoyed it. It didn’t hurt that one of my favorite actors Neil Patrick Harris is in the movie. I’ve read
Kiss in Time
and enjoyed each of them so I was really excited when I found
on display at the library.
I brought it home and began to read. At the start it is a good book, told by Rachel (Rapunzel) and Will. Rachel is living in her tower her “Mama” having brought her there years ago to keep her safe from the “one who killed her mother”. Rachel lives alone in the tower with Mama…