Today I’m continuing with the A-Z Blogging Challenge. This year I’m doing an A-Z of Colours. I’ll be doing a variety of posts, including haikus and poems, arts and crafts, fashion and beauty, recipes and more!
Complementary colour: Green
Plants and flowers: Scarlet pimpernel flower, red roses
Animals: Scarlet ibis, tanager birds, macaws
Foods: Tomatoes, red peppers, strawberries, chilli peppers, apples, cranberries
My Scarlet Polyvore Creations
Today I’d like to tell you about two awesome YA books, both of which are called Scarlet!
Scarlet by A. C Gaughen is a retelling of the Robin Hood legend, where the character of Will Scarlet is actually a girl posing as a boy and fighting alongside ‘the Hood’ and his band of merry men. It’s a very exciting read with a mixture of action, mystery and romance.
Scarlet by Marissa Myer is the second book in The Lunar Chronicles series that follows the character of Cinder, a cyborg. The novel is a retelling of ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ and introduces a new character, Scarlet Benoit, who is searching for her missing grandmother. Along the way she encounters a wolf who is more than meets the eye…
Do you remember this? If you do, your childhood was awesome.