Series: Stardust Love Story

Stardust Destiny by Nazarea Andrews

Posted February 10, 2016 by Kate in Blog Tour, Giveaway, loved it, Review / 0 Comments
Stardust Destiny by Nazarea Andrews

I love books that reimagine old stories, I’m the girl who likes fairytales retold, or modern day retellings of Shakespeare. But this book super intrigued me because I’ve never read a retelling Helen of Troy, so I was really excited about this book. I have to say if you don’t read anymore of the review, just know that I really loved it, and my biggest complaint is having to wait for book two to come out in few months. So Ileana is our heroine, and man before this book even starts she has had a hard life. She’s the daughter of a big time mob family, and when she was young, in an effort to support peace between the families, it was decided that she would basically be given the head of another mob family to marry, essentially a royal merging. I have to say, she makes me sad during so much of this book. She is resigned to doing the right thing for her family, and going through with this marriage, despite the fact that she’s basically never had any freedom or ability to do anything she’s really ever wanted to do. And her relationship with her family is not the best, there is some interesting family drama as well as some family trauma going on to cause this, but it’s sad that she really has no one to trust or turn to when she just wants to talk. So right before the wedding Ileana decides to have just […]