Book Review: Briar Rose by Jane Yolen

Briar RoseBriar Rose by Jane Yolen

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Brilliant and breath-taking. Jane Yolen’s use of the Sleeping Beauty story and the fairy tale imagery to tell a Holocaust story is both haunting and unforgettable.

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About Ciarrai

Hi. My name is Kerry but here online I tend to go by the Gaelic version of my name, Ciarrai. I am a woman in my mid-30's who lives on Long Island, NY, with my husband, Rob, several guitars, a Nikon D40, more yarn, beads and books than I care to admit to and a cat who has a million nicknames and quite a few theme songs. I have a B.A. in Psychology and have recently returned to college to pursue a teaching degree so that I can eventually get a job as a High School English teacher. In addition to my major obsessions (Reading, Beading, Knitting, Music and Photography), I also enjoy playing Board Games, going to Renaissance Faires, Museums and Broadway Musicals.
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