Courage in a Gilded Cage: A Spoiler Review of AMERICAN DUCHESS by Karen Harper

#MediaGalReads’ spoiler review of AMERICAN DUCHESS by Karen Harper.

AMERICAN DUCHESS by Karen Harper is a great, easy read that follows the life of Consuelo Vanderbilt from her time as a young debutante during the Gilded Age until World War II where she had to flee France.

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6 YA Books To Read After Watching Disney’s New Live-Action Aladdin

#MediaGalReads suggests YA books to read after watching Disney’s live-action Aladdin.

Disney’s new live-action film Aladdin based on their 1992 animated feature came out this past Friday. Growing up, Aladdin was my absolute favorite Disney Animated film, Jasmine was the Disney princess I looked up to the most, and Aladdin, like many other 90s girls, was my first crush. So when I was given the opportunity to see the film last night, I took it like a shot.

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Magic and Mischief: A Spoiler-Free Review of ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes

#MediaGalReads spoiler-free review of ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes.

ROMANOV by Nadine Brandes is a magical and optimistic book focusing on the last few months of the Romanov family — including the legendary Anastasia — before and after the family is executed by the Bolsheviks. I received this ARC on behalf of NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This post DOES NOT CONTAIN SPOILERS.

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