Lila DiPasqua’s secret connection to Vaux le Vicomte, a most magnificent palace. With giveaway.


As many of you know, I’m a historical romance author who writes fairy tale retellings. And I like to give readers something different and fresh.

I set my books when fairy tales were born. When Charles Perrault, the father of fairy tales (creator of The Tales of Mother Goose) first scribed Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, etc. […]

Lila DiPasqua's twist on Cinderella - A MIDNIGHT DANCE

My Cinderella story is not like Disney’s version—well, maybe just a little. 😉

Ever wonder why Disney set their Cinderella movie in France? Or why the popular movie EVER AFTER, a Cinderella retelling with Drew Barrymore and Dougray Scott (one yummy Prince Charming!) is set in France?

It’s because this most beloved fairy tale originated in […]