A Tale Dark & Grimm
In this mischievous and utterly original debut, Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight other classic Grimm-inspired tales. As readers follow the siblings through a forest brimming with menacing foes, they learn the true story behind (and beyond) the bread crumbs, edible... show more
In this mischievous and utterly original debut, Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight other classic Grimm-inspired tales. As readers follow the siblings through a forest brimming with menacing foes, they learn the true story behind (and beyond) the bread crumbs, edible houses, and outwitted witches. Fairy tales have never been more irreverent or subversive as Hansel and Gretel learn to take charge of their destinies and become the clever architects of their own happily ever after.
Publish date: August 18th 2011
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
Series: A Tale Dark & Grimm (#1)
For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleA fantastic read, start to finish.I didn't really know what to expect going in to this, but I am always interested in fairy tale retellings.This one has the unique premise of telling the "real" story of Hansel and Gretel by reworking multiple Grimm sto...
My coworker (again, the one with the best taste) recommended this book to me. Let me take this moment to say that I didn't really enjoy a Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket. He was always going on about how their lives were so terrible, but I just thought they're not dead, they're sti...
Once upon a time, fairy tales were awesome. - Opening Sentence I read this book because the author, Adam Gidwitz, is coming to visit our school in September and I wanted to be familiar with his works. I'm reading Star Wars: So You Want to be a Jedi also written by Gidwitz. I enjoyed this boo...
Title: A Tale and Dark Grimm (#1); In A Glass Grimly (#2)and The Grimm Conclusion (#3) Series: A Tale and Dark Grimm Series Author: Adam Gidwitz Publisher: Dutton's Children Books; Gramedia Pustaka Utama Publication Time: 2010-2013 Blurb: Book #1 In this mischievous and utterly original debut, Hanse...
Am Anfang Es war einmal ein Königreich namens Grimm. Der König dieses Landes lag auf dem Sterbebett. Er war der Großvater von Hänsel und Gretel - aber das wusste er nicht, weil Hänsel und Gretel noch nicht auf der Welt waren. Moment mal. Ich weiß, was ihr jetzt denkt. Natürlich will keiner eine Ge...