The Nymph and the Goblin: NOT "Beauty and the Beast" by Carralee Byrd
Approx. 11,890 words.
Published on December 6, 2012 by
Once upon a time, a merchant had three daughters, and none of them with the same mother—rather, he had two daughters and a granddaughter, and all three hated and feared him.
(A novelette of about 11,600 words.)
Warning: Contains mature themes on par with the "Donkeyskin" folktale.