December 30, 2019

Parents need to know that The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell, by Glee’s Chris Colfer (who plays Kurt Hummel), is warm and heartfelt, as well as imaginative. The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell brings readers on a thrilling quest filled with magic spells, laugh-out-loud humor, and page-turning adventure. Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer – review. ‘I found it so imaginative and descriptive that I felt I was there’. Poppy Fri 6 Mar.

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It is read by Chris Colfer himself, and what a treat that is! Alex then confronted that the Masked Man was their uncle and not their father. July 17, Publisher’s recommended age s: The twins’ grandmother, the Fairy Godmother, enters and explains that their mother was kidnapped.

Alex and Conner Bailey’s world is about to change.

Written by Anonymous October wushing, View all 5 comments. Will I like it? This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat View all 19 comments. He shows them the ring, which has two large diamonds on it, twins. In comparison to other fantasy novels for this age range, such as Percy Jackson and Septimus Heap, Land of Stories simply does not measure up.


At least one more I flagged when the twins come upon some unicorns. Jul 26, Jazz rated it did not like it.

The army is led by the Masked Man, whom they presume is their father. It was an very exciting and overall go Teen, 13 years old Written by BriarWindslow April 24, For some reason, despite reading quickly and the story going by smoothly, every time I looked at my page numbers I felt like I had only read 10 pages.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. At best, this book is “cute. Most often there were a part of Conner’s dialogue. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. They then repair New York and a week later, meet the president.

The Land of Stories was complex and executed well, as was the plot. Colfer’s prose is cliche and redundant from the first page.

For kids who love fairy tales and fantasy. By then, Alex and Connor are crying. Kadence yes but Kaitlyn has checked it out. Colfer does not engage with faerie tales in a meaningful wishinv.


Book One: The Wishing Spell — THE LAND OF STORIES by Chris Colfer

The originals are the best! On their journey they meet many of the characters they’ve known since childhood along with numerous magical creatures. One day they find out that their grandmother is actually the fairy godmother of the fairy tale world. We don’t feel the rush of falling through a book into a magical land.

Where Alex is a too-smart-for-her-own-good bookworm, Conner is full of sarcasm. Little, Brown and Company Wishint date: This is my dream: Fantasy Books for Kids. One thing I loved even more than the characters in this novel was the different worlds that the author created. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.