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The Captive Maiden

The Captive Maiden

By Melanie Dickerson
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.43 Stars

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On 5/14 Kayli Peckover wrote: The Captive Maiden - Melanie Dickerson “Happily ever after….Or happily nevermore? Gisela’s childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father’s death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother. So when ... The captive maiden

Kayli's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/3 Jaye L. Knight wrote: The Captive Maiden is the fourth book of Melanie Dickerson’s fairytale retellings, which I have enjoyed immensely. I particularly loved how three of the four books, including this one, followed members of the same family. It was good to read Valten’s story. As much as I loved Gabe in The Fairest ... Book Review—The Captive Maiden

Jaye L. Knight's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/16 Janey wrote: The Captive Maiden: Happily Ever After …Or Happily Nevermore?by Melanie Dickerson, published by Zondervan is an action-packed romantic teen fiction – a retake of the Cinderella story with another twist – a good story (unfortunately weakened by poor editing).Gisela, an orphan, is the victim of her ... The Captive Maiden, teen fiction

Janey's Rating:

2 Stars

On 1/15 J. Augustine wrote: Genre: Historical/Fantasy The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson -From the back cover- HAPPILY EVER AFTER...OR HAPPILY NEVERMORE? Gisela's childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father's death, each ... Book Review - The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

J. Augustine's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/14 K.L.B wrote: Let me preface this book review with a bit of commentary regarding fairy tales. Right now, anything dealing with a fairy tale is my thing. I blame Once Upon a Time for making me focus on that. I also blame Once Upon a Time for ruining fairy tales for me. I will never be able to read another fairy tale ... The Captive Maiden - A Review

K.L.B's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/9 Sarah Holman wrote: Buy it HereAge Appropriate For: 13 + for mild romance and mild violenceBest for Ages: 15 and upDescription: Gisela's childhood was filled with laughter and visits from nobles such as the duke and his young son. But since her father's death, each day has been filled with nothing but servitude to her stepmother. ... Adventure Between the Pages: The Captive Maiden

Sarah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/7 countrybear52 wrote: Since I was a little girl, I have always loved a good fairy tale. Cinderella just happens to be one of my favorites, maybe because I was sometimes called Cinderella when I was younger. So when I had the opportunity to read, and review, The Captive Maiden I jumped at the chance!Ms. Dickerson has ... The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

countrybear52's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/6 Erin Beauchamp wrote: I received The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson from the Booksneeze program for free in exchange for my honest review.The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson is the creative retelling of the Cinderella fairytale. It is written as a stand alone book however it chronologically follows her other book- ... Book Review- The Captive Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

Erin's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/6 Debbie wrote: "The Captive Maiden" is a young adult retelling of Cinderella. It's based in "Spring, 1412, Hagenheim Region" to give it a historical feel, but it still reads like a fantasy. Every time Gisela needed a fancy dress or perfect-fitting dancing shoes, someone had some lying about that fit Gisela like it ... Not very realistic, and not my type of romance

Debbie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/6 Gidget Girls Reading wrote: by Melanie Dickersonabout the book:  Gisela's life consists of cooking and cleaning for her stepmother and stepsisters, with little time for much else. But when she discovers that the duke's son, Valten---the man she's admired for years---is in search of a wife, she's determined to attend his ... The Captive Maiden {a YA fairytale}

Gidget Girls Reading's Rating:

4 Stars