Written like a fairy tale this incredible take on an old fable is a beautiful, heartfelt, take on a story we all know a love.
Melinda Lo has lovingly written Ash, with a passion and honesty that shines through on every page. With beautifully crafted characters that draw you into their incredible world and will entice you with magic, myth and wonder.
This is a novel you will not want to miss, and one that will stay in your mind for weeks to come.
Wonderfully this story takes many different twists, opening an old story to a modern world and introducing a love that feels fresh and honest in a way that many stories fail to do.
With her parents both gone, Ash finds herself a servant in the house of her ruthless stepmother and there seems no hope of finding happiness again.
But Ash is unaware of her mother’s legacy, and that it will lead her to a magical place. A place where love, identity and belonging are all waiting.
You will not want to miss the beauty, grace and mystery of this novel. The perfect read for a magical summer.
We give Ash, Four stars.
Cover price - £5.99 ISBN – 978-0-340-98837-4