Sunday, 11 August 2013

The Fairest Of Them All - Blog Tour & Giveaway (INT)

Fairest Of Them All - Carolyn Turgeon
ISBN - 9781451683783
Publisher - Touchstone
Release date - August 6th 2013
Find - Book Depository/AmazonUK/AmazonUS/Barnes & Noble

'What if Rapunzel was Snow White’s evil stepmother? From the author of Godmother and Mermaid, The Fairest of Them All explores what happens when fairy tale heroines grow up and don’t live happily ever after.

Living in an enchanted forest, Rapunzel spends her days tending a mystical garden with her adoptive mother, Mathena. A witch, Mathena was banished from court because of her magic powers, though the women from the kingdom still seek her advice and herbal remedies. She waits, biding her time to exact revenge against those who betrayed her.

One day Rapunzel’s beautiful voice and long golden locks captivate a young prince hunting in the forest nearby. Overcome, he climbs her hair up to her chamber and they fall into each other’s arms. But their afternoon of passion is fleeting, and the prince must return to his kingdom, as he is betrothed to another.

Now king, he marries his intended to bring peace to his kingdom. They have a stunning daughter named Snow White. Yet the king is haunted by his memories of Rapunzel, and after the mysterious death of his wife, realizes he is free to marry the woman he never stopped longing for. In hopes of also replacing the mother of his beloved daughter, the king makes Rapunzel his queen.

But when Mathena’s wedding gift of an ancient mirror begins speaking to her, Rapunzel falls under its evil spell, and the king begins to realize that Rapunzel is not the beautiful, kind woman he dreamed of.'
- Goodreads


Where to find Carolyn

Win a copy of The Fairest Of Them All! Open Internationally!

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Question of the day!

What's your favorite fairy tale retelling?

Here's my review of Fairest Of Them All, here's a hint of what I thought!

Here's the complete list of bloggers taking part, click on links to find interviews, quotes, excerpts and other goodies!

August 6

The UnofficialAddiction Book Fan Club & A Reading Nurse -> Welcome to the Fantastic Flying Book Club!

August 7

Dedicated Readers Only -> Review + Dream Cast

August 8

Boricuan Bookworms -> Review + Interview

Looking For The Panacea -> Review + Favorite Quote

The Book Rat -> Review + Excerpt

August 9

Closed The Cover -> Review

A Backwards Story -> Review + Guest Post

Reader Rising -> Review

Cecilia Robert -> Excerpt

August 10

After Dark Rendezvous -> Review + Interview

Literary, etc. -> Review

Paranormal Book Club -> Review + Favorite Quote

August 11

Bookcase To Heaven -> Review + Dream Cast

Bookish Outsider -> Review

Bookhounds -> Review + Excerpt

On The Shelf -> Review

August 12

Paper Cuts -> Review + Excerpt

Bound By Words -> Review

Wicca Witch 4 BookBlog -> Guest Post + Playlist

August 13

Trips Down Imagination Road -> Review + Guest Post

A Dream Within A Dream -> Review + Excerpt

August 14

Reviews & giveaway winner!


  1. I really want to read this I will have to purchase a copy tho, the entries on the rafflecopter scare me too much! Lol

  2. Hi Fi,

    Thank you so much for your lovely post and for being part of this tour ;)

    Patri & Rosa

  3. Thanks for the giveaway! My favorite fairy tale retelling is Sisters Red. :)


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