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Royally Reviewed Books
Review of A House Full of Windsor
A emotional women’s fiction story about growth and familial bonds set amid admiration for Princess Diana and heirlooms.
Review of Spare
Conflict, drama, and heartbreak abound in Spare, Prince Harry’s new NYT bestselling memoir.
Review of The Princess
By Lori Wick Reviewed by Marisa Stokley ABOUT THE BOOK In the Land of Pendaran, Shelby Parker lives a humble but good life. Her special qualities are eventually noticed by the king and queen of the House of Markham, who seek a new wife for their widowed son, Prince...
Review of The Royal We
By Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan Review by Marisa Stokley ABOUT THE BOOK An American girl finds her prince in this "fun and dishy" (People) royal romance inspired by Prince William and Kate Middleton.American Bex Porter was never one for fairy tales. Her twin...
Review of The People’s Princess
By Flora Harding Review by Marisa Stokley ABOUT THE BOOK Buckingham Palace, 1981 Her engagement to Prince Charles is a dream come true for Lady Diana Spencer but marrying the heir to the throne is not all that it seems. Alone and bored in the palace, she resents the...
Review of The Orphan’s Wish
Get whisked away into the world of Kirstyn and Aladdin. You will be on the edge of your seat as events unfold.
Royally Reviewed Movies
Review of The Princess Bride
In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness.
Review of The Royal Nanny
MI5 agent Claire goes undercover as the royal nanny, and must overcome the challenges of her assignment, like resisting the charms of Prince Colin while keeping the family safe at Christmas.
Review of the Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian
A sweet romance and a life lesson, that when we follow God’s calling and do the right thing, He will bless our path. Although it may be in a way we least expect.
Review: A Crown for Christmas
A Crown for Christmas Review by Janelle Leonard PLOT: After getting fired from her job as a maid at a ritzy New York City hotel, Allie reluctantly accepts a temporary gig as the governess to a young girl who is part of a powerful family in Europe that lives in...
Review of A Royal Seaside Romance
A Royal Seaside Romance Review by Marisa Stokley About the Movie When the seaside town of Shaw Bay is under threat of a redevelopment, realtor Erin will do anything to save it. Cue the handsome Theo, a royal looking for a new property. The catch is, he’s hiding...
Review of A Royal Christmas Ball
ABOUT THE movie Dateless for the Christmas ball, bachelor King Charles of Baltania tracks down Allison, his American college sweetheart, only to discover she has never been married, yet raised a 17-year-old daughter, Lily, who...
Royally Reviewed TV Shows
Review of Prince William and Catherine Middleton’s Wedding
Review by Marisa Stokley About the Wedding On April 29, 2011, the world celebrated as Prince William, heir to the British throne, married his college sweetheart, Catherine Middleton, during a fairytale wedding ceremony at Westminster Abbey in London, England . MY...