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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This book was such a disappointment for me. They found out the book is a portal to the fairy-tale world. My bb is going far. Alex then confronted that the Masked Man was their uncle and not their father.

I have attempted to review this book as fairly and impartially as I do all the novels I read. This is my younger sisters favorite series of all time and while I didn’t love it as much as her, I still did love the characters and how fun it was overall.

But this is not a well written one.

The sentences were short and not that descriptive. Quotes from The Wishing Spell. However, when she reaches the ground, psell faints. Tje 19, Li’l Owl rated it it was amazing Shelves: The landscape is strangely familiar from their father’s stories, but they must deal with a giant frog, trolls, and wolves, as well as many princes, princesses, heroes, and villains, in their quest to get home again.

The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Inside this familiar new world the twins meet Froggy, a man cursed to be a frog who conveniently tells them everything they need to know.

The Land of Stories – Wikipedia

While they are getting the ingredients for the Wishing spell, Alex and Connor come across many tales that their father had once told them. How is this okay for a children’s book? While the kids don’t suffer any real harm, many of their enemies come to a violent end in mishaps or combat.


All three then decided to surprise Charlotte with a special dinner at the Bailey house. Print hardcover and paperbackaudiobooke-book. Later on, Bob goes spe,l see the twins and tells chgis about his plan to propose to their mother. Unless the lesson is to go ahead and break rules of society if it strengthens your bond with your siblings. Wasnt sure at first if he was going to enjoy the book because he honestly had not heard of the series.

Before I review this book, I must tell you that the author, Chris Colfer, is one of my favorite actors, but as I read this book I put that out of my mind to judge him as a chgis only. If you are looking for an excellent and edge of your seat thf from the series of The Land of Stories then The Land of Stories the Wishing Spell is for you! To create it, one must find the six most valuable things of the six most hated people in the world. He also painted a wonderful picture of “The Land of Stories” of the big “what happened after happily ever after” question that every passionate reader of fairy tales carries in their heart since they were a child.

But bad news quickly follows. It’s not bad by any means, I just speell think I’m the intended reader.

View all 34 comments. I found it so imaginative and descriptive that I felt I was there and the world was so clear in my head. Alex and Conner are doing their best to get by. Despite all this, I might have liked the book if the fhris were even remotely likable or realistic.

I just couldn’t do it. Against Connor’s advice to throw the book away, Alex keeps the book and eventually reaches into it. But it has some surprise curse words and phrases that have shocked me a bit.


Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer – review

This wasn’t the case for them all, but most of them. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. The descriptions never painted a completely clear landscape in my head. Five companion books to the series have been published. Want personalized picks that fit your family? There is also a very convenient morality present: The way the book talked about fairy tales made me want to grind my teeth.

He’s young, he has the drive, and I do believe he loves stories. This can clearly show you what Alex and Connor’s teacher Mrs. That just grated on me. Being a fan of Glee and generally supportive of all the cast and being a huge fan of children’s fantasy novels I decided to read this book.

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

When the twins and their friends enter worlds crafted from Conner’s imagination, finding allies no one else could have ever dreamed of, and also recovering many memories they had made in the fairy-tale world, the race begins to put an end to the Masked Spelll reign of terror.

Jun 11, Brett Axel rated it it was ok Shelves: If I had only one word for this book it would be “boring.

Adult Written by tlclibrary August 26, I will not waste my time going into more detail. Aug 10, Tammy rated it did not like it.