Author: Melissa de la Cruz

I’ve Got The Holiday Reads For You…

Posted December 11, 2017 in Review / 7 Comments
I’ve Got The Holiday Reads For You…

I started my holiday reading blitz this year with this cute almost-retelling of Pride & Prejudice set during the Christmas season. What attracted me to this story was the whole “opposites-attract” scenario. And before y’all get your feathers all in a tussle, no, this is NOT an exact re-telling of […]

Review: The Ring and The Crown by Melissa de la Cruz

Posted May 5, 2014 in Review / 4 Comments
Review: The Ring and The Crown by Melissa de la Cruz

The Ring and The Crown was one of those stories that reminded me of grand Merchant Ivory-type period films like Howard’s End or Sense and Sensibility; so many small stories weaving together to make up the greater plot, full of tragic circumstances, lost chances, hopes, failures, and lots of surprises. If you like historical soap operas, you’ll love this one.