The Nymph and the Goblin: NOT "Beauty and the Beast"
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—about 40 minutes of reading time, for the average reader.)
Warning: Contains mature themes like those found in the "Donkeyskin" folktale.
Followed by "Katariina"