• Graphic Novel Review

    The Sleeper and the Spindle

    My Review: The Sleeper and the Spindle was a wonderful surprise and I’m so happy that I picked this book up. The story is a fairy tale reimagining of both Snow White and Sleeping Beauty, taking place after Snow was saved and awaiting her wedding day to the prince. In this version of Snow White, she finds herself feeling trapped by the prospects of marriage and makes a decision for herself to become the hero of someone else’s story. I really enjoyed this feminist twist on Snow’s character, a clear rebellion against traditional princess tropes. The story is told with a simple yet lyrical tone that reminded me of the…