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Colfer puts most of his story in the dialogue and the narration seems to be just a means to link those speaking parts together. But as Conner and Alex soon find out – this is no ordinary book!

The characters pop off the page. And Colfef Colfer certainly can write well.

The Wishing Spell

They then hear a mysterious knock at the door and a bunch of fairy tale soldiers from the Charming Kingdom barge in. I wasn’t big on Chris Colfer’s writing style I am a fan of his acting though. Go on, tell me I’m wrong. However, while Chris Colfer was reminding me of all of the things I love about these former retellings, he was also showing me something different.

However, the twins know time is running out. Thank god Disney gave you happy endings, or we would have crying kids. While that is cute and all, there’s then that he’s done the scriptwritting for Struck By Lightning, a movie which he stars and prod I can see why many wonder about it being another celebrity using a ghost writer but Chris Colfer has been into writting for far longer than you think. If I had only one word for this book it would be “boring. Not that feeling of being young, where you are feeling overly excited about something like when it was Christmas.


I could not read beyond, “She had a huge, caring heart and loved her kids more than anything else in the world. But because I didn’t want the book to end.

Jun 24, Peyton Reads rated it it was amazing. The next day, she almost falls off of a bridge. Queen of the Eastern Kingdom. So I can really only recommend this book to middle schoolers or high schoolers who have a love of fairytales and low reading levels. But now I have to say, I am totally impressed! And then his own book does nothing to teach us a chriis.

Captivating, imaginative story of kids in fairy-tale world.

This story was far from perfect but there were parts that made me laugh out loud, parts that made me a little misty eyed and parts that made me marvel at the level of angst, love and devotion in a middle grade novel. Originally reviewed on Books Take You Places.

I highly recommend it to readers of all ages. Jul 21, Bianca rated it it was amazing Shelves: Is it any good? Thank you Chris Colfer, for bringing fairy tales back into a world and into a generation that truly needs them.


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The group then have to travel into the literature stories and attempt to stop their uncle before he recruits an army of literary villains. In her hands was a world unlike the one she lived in. Add your rating See all 11 parent reviews. ANY research on his part would have prevented him from making these kinds of ths.

Of Giants and Ice only got three and the Sisters Grimm series only four? Their mother is trying to balance her job and her family after her husband was killed in a car accident. Books by Chris Colfer.

They hear about the wishing spell, where you collect together seven items which symbolize some of our most loved fairy tales.