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Princess of the Silver Woods

George, Jessica Day (Book - 2012 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Princess of the Silver Woods
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When Petunia, youngest of the dancing princesses, is ambushed by bandits in wolf masks on her way to visit an elderly neighbor, the line between enemies and friends becomes blurred as she and her sisters get a chance to end their family's curse once and for all.
Authors: George, Jessica Day, 1976-
Title: Princess of the silver woods
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA Childrens, c2012.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Characteristics: 322 p. ;,22 cm.
Summary: When Petunia, youngest of the dancing princesses, is ambushed by bandits in wolf masks on her way to visit an elderly neighbor, the line between enemies and friends becomes blurred as she and her sisters get a chance to end their family's curse once and for all.
ISBN: 1599906465
9781599906461
Statement of Responsibility: Jessica Day George
Subject Headings: Magic Fiction. Blessing and cursing Fiction. Robbers and outlaws Fiction. Princesses Fiction. Fairy tales. Magic Fiction. Blessing and cursing Fiction. Robbers and outlaws Fiction. Princesses Fiction. Fairy tales.
Genre/Form: Young adult fiction.
Topical Term: Magic
Blessing and cursing
Robbers and outlaws
Princesses
Fairy tales.
Magic
Blessing and cursing
Robbers and outlaws
Princesses
Fairy tales.
LCCN: 2012011230
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May 20, 2014
  • Love_Legolas_111 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Not a very strong ending to the series, but a good read, all in all. Petunia has never been one of my fave sisters, so the first two books in the series are better. READ THOSE FIRST!! Otherwise, hats off to the author. This is one of my fave series.

May 18, 2014
  • teresadao rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

I didn't really like this book as much as the other two in the series.

Not really a retelling of either Red Riding Hood or Robin Hood, just like more of a continuation of the first book and the Twelve Dancing Princesses Story.

Make sure you read the other two books or this will not make any sense!

I must say it was a wonderful read. I have not found such good modern day literature as the easy and involing style that Jessica George writes in. I loved the spin off of red riding hood. And all of her books usually bring a smile to my face. She has a way of bringing an over told over used fairy tale back to life in a refreshing, inviting way.

EEEEEEEEEEE! I just finished the first two. CAN'T WAIT TO READ THIS ONE!

The traditional stories of Red Riding Hood and Robin Hood are given new twists in this clever adaptation when Petunia, the youngest of the twelve dancing princesses, embarks on a precarious journey to visit an elderly friend in another country.

Dec 27, 2013
  • julia_sedai rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

My least favourite of the series because I couldn't get into the characters of Petunia and Oliver. The story started off quite rushed, I found, and the characters were all over the place. I cared more about Galen and Rose in this book, even though they weren't the main characters. Still, I would definitely say read it if you've read the other ones because it ties up everything nicely at the end.

this book sounds interesting i love georges work. she is one of my fave authors

Aug 08, 2013
  • jorbenton rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Fairy tail retellings are some of my favorites to read, and George always does a fabulous job of it! Loved Petunia as the main character. Also loved how strong she has grown up to be. Great read overall!

Aug 08, 2013
  • HermioneLuna rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

A fairly good book, I enjoyed reading it. Mostly I enjoy twists on fairy tales, especially when the girl is a strong character. Though I was most excited about what was at the end of the book...

Jul 07, 2013
  • sportsbookspce rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Amazing!!! Petunia was not really a major character in the previous books so I'm glad that Jessica wrote a book about her. Just like all her books Princess of the Silver Woods was wonderful!! It was interesting and captivating and the characters were awesome as usual. I'm sad that this is the last book in the trilogy but I hope she will decide to continue the story of the 12 princesses.

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Dec 24, 2012
  • chaysim rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 10, 2013
  • Love_Legolas_111 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: The phrase "ye gods" is used twice and a "bloody hell" is uttered by one main character.

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