Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Book Review: A Kiss in Time by Alex Flinn




Talia fell under a spell...Jack broke the curse.

I was told to beware the accursed spindle, but it was so enchanting, so hypnotic...

I was looking for a little adventure the day I ditched my tour group. But finding a comatose town, with a hot-looking chick asleep in it, was so not what I had in mind.

I awakened in the same place but in another time—to a stranger's soft kiss.

I couldn't help kissing her. Sometimes you just have to kiss someone. I didn't know this would happen.

Now I am in dire trouble because my father, the king, says I have brought ruin upon our country. I have no choice but to run away with this commoner!

Now I'm stuck with a bratty princess and a trunk full of her jewels...The good news: My parents will freak!

Think you have dating issues? Try locking lips with a snoozing stunner who turns out to be 316 years old. Can a kiss transcend all—even time?


Rating Scale (1-10): 8

My Review: This book was so much better than I expected! This isn't the first retelling of Sleeping Beauty, but A Kiss in Time is by far my favorite. Not that it was OMG FABULOUS, but yeah, it was really good.

I loved that part of the story was told in the guys' point of view! The guy main character, Jack, was actually pretty funny. I really, really liked him because he was just pretty cool. He actually reminded me of one of my friends. And Talia, well, Talia is a different story. She's a brat. In the beginning, that is. Later, like towards the end of the story, she changed. And so did Jack.

Alex Flinn takes her readers on an adventure during A Kiss in Time. It was so much better than the Disney version. You know the one. The one where she just sleeps the whole time.

Did I like this book? Yes!
Would I reread it? Yeah, I'm pretty sure I would.
Would I recommend it? Yep!

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