Midnight Designs: Uprooted and Spinning Silver

Uprooted and Spinning Silver are the perfect modern fairy tales: bewitching, evocative, with a strong streak of feminism. I am sharing my love for Naomi Novik today by bringing you two phone wallpapers featuring Agnieszka and Miryem Important: Characters and quotes belong to the brilliant Naomi Novik. The phone wallpapers are free for your personal use … Continue reading Midnight Designs: Uprooted and Spinning Silver

Midnight Designs: The Cruel Prince

If it was not immediately obvious before, The Cruel Prince has now cemented Holly Black’s position as the Queen of Faeries. The Fair Folks in her books are glittering and magnetic, yet dangerous and deceitful. Even more compelling are her human characters, especially the ambitious and utterly flawed Jude. The Cruel Prince has glamoured me … Continue reading Midnight Designs: The Cruel Prince

Midnight Designs: Cindy Pon Appreciation Post

This week marks the release of Cindy Pon’s latest novel, Want. To celebrate, I’ve compiled a wallpaper post based on the cover of Want, along with a couple from her previous series, Serpentine. Although the publishing world is getting better every year in terms of representation, it’s still rare to see an Asian face grace … Continue reading Midnight Designs: Cindy Pon Appreciation Post