Twisted Fairy Tales

Twisted Fairy Tales

Writer: Maura McHugh
Editor: Samantha Warrington
Illustrator: Jane Laurie
Cover & Design: Martin Stiff
Publisher: Barron’s Education Series
Hardcover: 144 pages
ISBN-10: 0764165887
ISBN-13: 978-0764165887
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A large-format hardback book, containing twenty classic fairy tales retold with a dark slant, accompanied by lavish illustrations.

Table of Contents

  • Snow White
  • The Bone Whistle
  • Rapunzel
  • The Red Shoes
  • The Gold Spinner
  • Vasilisa’s Fire
  • Molly Whupple
  • Little Red Hood
  • The Cinder Wench
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • May and the Elf Knight
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • The Pied Piper of Hamelin
  • Pinocchio
  • The Master and His Apprentice
  • The Goose Girl
  • The Island of Skeletons
  • Godmother Death
  • The Seven Ravens
  • The Tiger Chest

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There is a French edition of the book available in paperback titled Contes pour faire peur, translated by Marie-Paule Zierski.

Editeur : Terres Editions
Collection : BEAUX LIVRES
Langue : Français
ISBN-10: 2355301646
ISBN-13: 978-2355301643


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