ALG: Sex, Sleep, and Saviors From Aurora to Zelandine

Series: Archetypal Looking Glass

Spoiler Warning: Mild thematic spoilers for Maleficent

Trigger Warning: Discussion of rape

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Image Description: This Pre-Raphaelite painting by Edward Burne-Jones shows a sleeping maiden surrounded by her slumbering courtiers. The painting is the last major painting in a series of four entitled The Legend of Briar Rose. A poem was written by William Morris to accompany the paintings, which can be read here.

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Review: Colleen Houck’s Tiger’s Curse

Spoilers: Tiger’s Curse

Warnings: This review discusses threatening and coercive behavior from the main love interest toward the main character. I also discuss some pretty pronounced racism in the book.

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Image Description: A blue book cover with an intricate border, an image of a white tiger, and the title “Tiger’s Curse” written in white.

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