Book Review: The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate

“Noseholes and elephants! A pet-eating monster interrupts a perfect playdate with Princess Sneezewort . . . but who is that new masked avenger? Princess Magnolia and Princess Sneezewort have plans . . . mysterious plans, like a princess playdate! They dress-up slam! They karaoke jam! They playhouse romp and snack-time stomp! But then a shout … More Book Review: The Princess in Black and the Mysterious Playdate

I’m Grateful

Happy Thanksgiving week, y’all! Here are five things I’m grateful in no particular order. My homework is turned in, and I’m alive, and I have a corner of brain left. YeEEES! (My short story was only 75 minutes late being turned in… A.K.A. 1:15 am, but my teacher was nice and didn’t reduce my grade. … More I’m Grateful

They’re Here!

Guess what I just got in the mail today??!! Ten gorgeous copies of my little book The Twin Arrows. 😀 I was a little nervous since this is only my second shipment of this book every, and I’m well aware that results may vary–but they turned out beautifully! And now they’re all ready to be … More They’re Here!

The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Kelsey Bryant Interview (& Book Review!)

Today I am honored to be interviewing Kelsey Bryant and reviewing her beautiful book, Suit and Suitability, a retelling of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. Join me in welcoming author Kelsey Bryant to Once Upon an Ordinary! Kelsey, tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a daughter of God who lives in Texas and works … More The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Kelsey Bryant Interview (& Book Review!)

The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Emmeline Review

I’m not much of an Austenite (just loving the 2009 Emma miniseries); but when I heard that several of my favorite Christian authors were writing vintage retellings of Jane Austen’s books, I knew it was worth a try. 😉 The book I’m reviewing today was the very first one I fell in love with. The talk … More The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Emmeline Review