First of all, I have to say that I've decided to read these Whatever After books because I picked up Cold as Ice last year and really liked it. I chose it because of the fairy tale involved, the Snow Queen. That is my second favourite fairy tale.
So, after the author liked on instagram a pic of mine of Cold as ice with other fairy tale retelling books, I decided to give them a try with the omnibus of the first three installments.
But, I did not like this second book (less than the first and definitely less than the sixth).
-Abby is totally annoying. Many girls her age are like her, but fortunately not all. She is such a false moralist, and everything have to be like she wants, or else. She often mistreats Jonah, who is so cute and nice. And when she thinks about her working future... despite the fact it appal me she wants to control people lives already at her age, she repeats that too many times for my taste.
-Farrah, the fairy godmother, is obnoxious. I get she wants Cinderella to be able to make things, but come on, this fairy is just stupid...
-the beginning of the story is disgusting. I mean, with Abby as the lead narrator every beginnings are bad (because she is extremely annoying), but here their parents don't brush their teeth. I think if you have no time to brush teeth because of too much work you have also no time to pee and such, and that is impossible. Teeth brushing is fundamental.
So, I have, sadly, little expectations for the next adventures of their......Continua