Burning Roses

Burning Roses

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When Rosa (aka Red Riding Hood) and Hou Yi the Archer join forces to stop the deadly sunbirds from ravaging the countryside, their quest will take the two women, now blessed and burdened with the hindsight of middle age, into a reckoning of sacrifice...

Title:Burning Roses
Edition Language:English
ISBN:null
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    Burning Roses Reviews

  • Kimberly (Deity of Books)

    Burning Roses is a novella retelling of mainly Red Riding Hood and Hou Yi that also includes Goldilocks and the Three Bears and Beauty and the Beast.The novella is set in the East. The two main chara...

  • jenny?

    9/29/2020: Happy pub day to this queer fairytale mashup! I would have killed you myself, if we had met back when I was the hero and you were the villain. But you think too much of yourself. Now we a...

  • Holly (Holly Hearts Books)

    Burning Roses is a queer Asian adult fantasy following two old women. Rosa, resembling little red riding hood with a rifle in her possession. The other Hou Yi, resembling Robin Hood. They enjoy sittin...

  • anna ( of readsrainbow)

    just a reminder that this chinese retelling of a fairy tale exists and is SAPPHIC...

  • Maja  - BibliophiliaDK ?

    INTERESTING BLEND OF EASTERN AND WESTERN FAIRY TALESSomeone recommended me this book with the words 'It's Sapphic Chinese fairy tales!" So, naturally, I had to get my hands on it! And I am very glad t...

  • laurel [the suspected bibliophile]

    Two queer old women venture off onto one last journey—interwoven with fairy tales.It was enjoyable! And so queer! And much family angst.Old women who have hurt their children.It's hard writing about...

  • aarya

    In a fantasy world inspired by Chinese mythology and Western fairytales such as Little Red Riding Hood, two elderly lesbian friends embark on a journey to confront their ugly pasts.This is fine. I fee...

  • Sahitya

    As soon as I first saw this cover, I knew I was gonna read it because just look at it - it’s absolutely gorgeous. I love the colors and all the elements within it, which made even more sense once I ...

  • Sana

    STUNNING COVER IS STUNNING--------------------------------'Two old queer ladies fighting magical things together & angsting about their pasts in a mix of Chinese/Western folklore'OKAY, I'M READYSource...

  • charlotte, ( of readsrainbow)

    On my blog. Rep: Latina lesbian mc, Chinese wlw trans mc, Chinese side charactersCWs: death, past abuseGalley provided by publisherBurning Roses is a beautiful little retelling of a number of fairy...