Books tagged: fairytale retellings

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Fabulously Fractured Fairytales
You set the price! Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Fairytales are more popular than ever! Why is pop culture so addicted to these timeless classics? This book explores what a fairytale is and how it endures countless tellings and transformations. Here are seven new spins on old classics that contribute to this important legacy, each with an introduce about the origins and evolution of the original tale. Teen readers and up, enjoy!
Gender-swapped Fairy Tales: Rumpelstiltskin & Faithful John
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Subversive and surprising, these gender-swapped re-tellings of the two classic Brothers Grimm stories 'Rumpelstiltskin' and 'Faithful John' will make you see your favourite fairy tales in a whole new light!
Gender-swapped Fairy Tales: Hansel and Gretel & The Goose Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
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Subversive and surprising, these gender-swapped re-tellings of the two classic Brothers Grimm stories 'Hansel and Gretel' and 'The Goose Girl' will make you see your favourite fairy tales in a whole new light!
Gender-swapped Fairy Tales: Cinderella & The Brother and Sister
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Subversive and surprising, these gender-swapped re-tellings of the two classic Brothers Grimm stories 'Cinderella' and 'The Brother and Sister' will make you see your favourite fairy tales in a whole new light! Princesses become Princes; Queens become Kings, and the heroines of these well-loved stories become heroes instead.
Black Apples: 18 New Fairytales
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Belladonna Publishing. Categories: 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.
The Red Headphones
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00)
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.
Never Ever After: Three Short Stories
You set the price! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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?
Beautiful Monster
You set the price! Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
(5.00)
"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."
Millers' Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fairy tales
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.