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Swan Sister: Fairy Tales Retold


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Just as fairy-tale magic can transform a loved one into a swan, the contributors to this book have transformed traditional fairy tales and legends into stories that are completely original, yet still tantalizingly familiar. andlt;BRandgt; In this book you will find: andlt;BRandgt; and#149; a Rapunzel whose most confining prison is her loneliness andlt;BRandgt; and#149; a contemporary rendering of the Green Man myth andlt;BRandgt; and#149; two different versions of Red Riding Hood andlt;BRandgt; and#149; a tale that grew out of a Celtic folk song andlt;BRandgt; and#149; Sleeping Beauty's experience of her enchantment andlt;BRandgt; and#149; two works inspired by the Arabian Nights andlt;BRandgt; and#149; and more andlt;BRandgt; In the follow-up to andlt;Iandgt;A Wolf at the Door,andlt;/Iandgt; thirteen renowned authors come together with a selection of new and surprising adaptations of the fairy tales we think we know so well. These fresh takes on classic tales will show you sides of each story you never dreamed of.

About the Author

andlt;Bandgt;Ellen Datlowandlt;/Bandgt; has edited and coedited many anthologies, including andlt;Iandgt;A Wolf at the Door;andlt;/Iandgt; the andlt;Iandgt;Snow White, Blood Redandlt;/Iandgt; adult fairy-tale series; and andlt;Iandgt;The Year's Best Fantasy and Horrorandlt;/Iandgt; annual volumes (all with Terri Windling). She has won six World Fantasy Awards, a Hugo Award, and a Bram Stoker Award for her editing. She lives in Manhattan's Greenwich Village with two demanding but terrific calico cats. Her favorite fairy tale is "The Goose Girl" and she always felt sorry that Falada lost her head. Visit her Web site at www.datlow.com.

Product Details

Datlow, Ellen (edt)
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Windling, Terri
Datlow, Ellen
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Children s Fairy Tales-Anthologies
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Trade Paperback
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Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
f/c cvr
209.55 x 139.7 x 10.16 mm 161.025 gr
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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