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The Shadow Queen Review
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Plot 
 
5.0
Characters 
 
2.0
Writing Style 
 
3.0
This is the retelling of Snow White.
A story about a young girl is on a quest to reclaim her throne and get revenge for her family. This was a totally sad disappointment. I was expecting something more. I really wanted to like this book, but it was just bland. and unenjoyable. It was missing that certain, je ne sais quoi. It was such a predictable and obvious story (NOT because it’s a retelling). This story does not stay with you, and at the end, you do not sit and cry about how much you’re going to miss it; you don’t even cry when a character dies. The pacing was so slow, my mind just kept wandering. It was a miracle, I finished reading this.
Good Points
The story itself was amazing. With magic and dragons!
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