NETFLIX YOUR TBR, PT 2

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ONCE UPON A TIME (2011 – ONGOING)

Fables, Vol. 1: Legends in Exile by Bill Willingham (GR)
* all the fairytales characters brought together
* fairytale characters in the real world with flashback to how they got there

The Stepsister Scheme by Jim C. Hines(GR)
* fairytale princesses become heroes
* new angles on the characters
* old and new romances

SHERLOCK (2010 – ONGOING)

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco (GR)
* detective work
* smart misfits

The Somnambulist and the Psychic Thief (GR)
* Watson, Holmes and Mrs Hudson dynamic
* debunking paranormal mysteries

TRUE BLOOD (2008 – 2014)

Hemovore by Jordan Castillo Price (GR)
* vampirism/ AIDs parallel
* realistic solutions

Sunbolt by Intisar Khanani (GR)
* new take on vampires
* cool vampire powers

REIGN (2013 – 2017)

My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows (GR)
* same time period
* royal court politics
* takes mega-liberties with the history but it’s fun

The Ghost Bride by Yangsze Choo (GR)
* arranged marriages and love triangles
* beautiful imagery

 

THE HANDMAID’S TALE (2017 – ONGOING)

Darkness by Victoria Sadler (GR)
* dystopian: women are baby-making machines
* overthrow the patriarchy

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (GR)
* the future is terrifying
* don’t trust those in power

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