In an author’s note at the back of her new novel, Alex Flinn writes about reactions to her previous fairy tale pastiche, BEASTLY. She was. year-old Johnny is approached at his family’s struggling shoe repair shop by Princess Victoriana, who asks him to find her brother who was turned into a frog. Cloaked by Alex Flinn. Cloaked book cover. logo logo. Rating / Alex Flinn is synonymous with modern fairytale remakes.

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That process of discovery is just so precious; I think it’s what creates in children a lifetime love of learning. But is it a trick? It’s just him and his mom, and his dad has been missing for years. So here we are. Even more, she asks for his help to rescue her brother the prince who has been turned into a frog and vanished from I will be here, may be some time, and I would like to know zose who offer zere services.

I think teen girls looking for a quick escape into a cheesy fantastical world will enjoy this. He designs shoes, but since his dad disappeared years ago, the family has barely been able to scrape by, let alone send Johnny off to college, or fashion school, or wherever you go to become a famous shoe person like Jimmy Choo. Alex Flinn is a girl. It’s incorporated in such a sweet, cute way. Beastly and Bewitching are part of what is called “The Kendra Chronicles” this also includes Flinn’s more recent books ‘Mirrored’ and ‘Beheld’ but they are not a straight-forward series and aside from Kendra no characters have repeat appearances.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The novel is also pretty clean with the exception of some kissing, and like all fairytales it has a moral at the end.

Cloaked by Alex Flinn

Just a poor guy working an after-school job at a South Beach shoe repair shop to help his mom make ends meet. It’s even better because I was wrong. But Cloaked has a different level of absurd. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? After thinking it through, I’m going to lower my rating from 3 to 2. Its been months since I’ve read this book, so I can’t really go deeper with things I disliked.

Instead, we get eastern European villains in the midst of Key West, which was a little jarring.

Even the author’s pre-prepared blurb isn’t an example of great grammar. Cloaked is a similar story in many ways.

For those who can’t get enough of Alex Flinn’s work won’t surely want to miss this. I glance at the elevators.

Now for what has been irking me since I read this book: Especially since Disney is thinking of turning it into a movie in a few years. Who assists Johnny on his quest even though she’s getting romantically screwed over in the process. She leans toward me and gestures that I can stand. Johnny was just a dumb hero. Jun 28, Vampire-lk rated it it was ok Shelves: Besides repairing shoes, he is a designer who needs a break into the big time.

Cloaked – a YA novel by Alex Flinn

And in A Kiss in Time, the boy’s girlfriend dumped him and then wanted him back. Oh well, just enjoy the adventure. Each year, Ripp […]. I love her characters, the plots, her writing style, everything! Of course, I want to see her. Post a Comment Click here to cancel reply.


Teen girls in particular will enjoy the many happy endings in this book, but I have to admit that one of my favorite parts besides the Miami, Key Largo and Key West settings that I visited last spring was the shoe quotes. Cpoaked before Johnny knows it, he is on a mission in the Everglades, with only a flock of swans and a talking fox named Joe to help guide him against the forces of an evil witch.

Even though the setting is contemporary, I never once found myself questioning the flimn, unlike when I read Towering.

Don’t have a Kindle? This book was amazing.

You can see me reading an excerpt of this with a ridiculous French accent here Five More Audiobooks to Go: The story and the characters involved were all sweet though. Bookendsfables and folklorefantasyfictionGr. This guy never wants to have any fun. The first modern spin-off of a fairy tale that I read and loved was the famous Ella Enchanted. Just a poor guy working an after-school job at a South Beach shoe repair shop to help his mom make ends meet.

I loved the review. Liga raises her two daughters in the safe haven of an alternative reality, a personal heaven granted by magic as a refuge from her earthly suffering. Whom she claims was turned into a frog by an evil witch, then set loose in the Florida keys.