Books tagged: fairytale retellings

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Millers' Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a burgeoning metropolis, on the cusp of a new century, Helen and George Miller live what no one would consider "fairy tale" lives. Sold by their parents to a mysterious dwarf, they escape, only to be captured and imprisoned by a sadistic old fortuneteller, who runs a candy shop and freakshow at a seaside amusement park. With the aid of Bernard the Wolf Boy, they escape again, but not unscathed.
Beautiful Monster
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You set the price! Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
"I am told it is wonderful to be beautiful. That there is nothing better in the world than a pretty face. But I disagree. People are blinded by beauty. When they look at me, it is all they see."
Never Ever After: Three Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three previously published fantasy short stories by Ruth Nestvold: "A Serca Tale," "King Orfeigh," and "Happily Ever Awhile." "Happily Ever Awhile": Everyone knows the story of the filthy girl who married the prince by not bleeding into a glass slipper. But what happened to Ellie after the happy ending?
The Red Headphones
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Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this retelling of the classic fairytale "The Red Shoes", by Hans Christian Andersen, a spoiled boy, Will, throws a tantrum so his mother can buy him some red headphones. He quickly learns they are cursed and can't stop dancing. Even worse, he's a terrible dancer. Will must learn an important lesson about the important things in life; before this curse can be lifted he can finally stop dancing.
Black Apples: 18 New Fairytales
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Belladonna Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Strip the fairytale princesses of their petticoats and tiaras, and what you have left are the Black Apples. This collection offers eighteen new dark and delicious fairytales, some exploring the classic tales, others presenting brand new ones.