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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 16.00
New edition (revised and expanded) available 8/13/02. Fairy tales are one of the most enduring forms of literature, their plots retold and characters reimagined for centuries. In this elegant and thought-provoking collection of original essays, Kate Bernheimer brings together twenty-eight leading women writers to discuss how these stories helped... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2011; US$ 14.95
Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 As a child, Lucy dreams of talking fairies and lives contentedly in the wooded suburbs of Boston; she grows up to be a successful animator of fairy-tale films. Or does she? She claims at moments to be a witch in the woods. Like her sisters, who appeared in Bernheimer?s first two novels... more...
- University of Alabama Press 1753; US$ 14.95
The Complete Tales of Ketzia Gold is a lavishly poetic novel that draws upon the motifs of traditional German, Russian and Yiddish folklore and fairy stories to recount the visionary obsessions of a passionate young woman. The narrative moves freely through time and space, uniting Ketzia Gold's early childhood with her sexual awakenings, creating... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2013; US$ 18.00
Fifty leading writers retell myths from around the world in this dazzling follow-up to the bestselling My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me. Icarus flies once more. Aztec jaguar gods again stalk the earth. An American soldier designs a new kind of Trojan horse?his cremains in a bullet. Here, in beguiling guise, are your favorite mythological... more...
- Penguin Publishing Group 2010; US$ 18.00
The fairy tale lives again in this book of forty new stories by some of the biggest names in contemporary fiction. Neil Gaiman, ?Orange? Aimee Bender, ?The Color Master? Joyce Carol Oates, ?Blue-bearded Lover? Michael Cunningham, ?The Wild Swans? These and more than thirty other stories by Francine Prose, Kelly Link, Jim Shepard, Lydia... more...
- Random House Children's Books 2012; US$ 17.99
When a wonderful new book arrives at the library, at first it is loved by all, checked out constantly, and rarely spends a night on the library shelf. But over time it grows old and worn, and the children lose interest in its story. The book is sent to the library's basement where the other faded books live. How it eventually finds an honored place... more...
- Random House Children's Books 2012; US$ 16.99
Once there was a girl who lived in a castle. The castle was inside a museum. When children visited, they?d press against the glass globe in which the castle sat, to glimpse the tiny girl. But when they went home, the girl was lonely. Then one day, she had an idea! What if you hung a picture of yourself inside the castle inside the museum, inside... more...
- Random House Children's Books 2013; US$ 17.99
Young fans of the Disney movie Tangled will especially love this hair-raising story. What happens when one little girl refuses to brush her long, beautiful hair? Well, one day a mouse comes to live in a particularly tangled lock. Soon after, more mice move in, and the girl's unruly mop is transformed into a marvelous mouse palace complete with secret... more...