Swan Sister: Fairy Tales Retold
Publish date: March 20th 2012
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Pages no: 188
Edition language: English
Series: Retold Fairy Tales for Younger Readers (#2)
Jane Yolen still rocks, but she didn't have the best story in this collection.The best story, hands down, is "My Swan Sister" by Katerine Vaz. To say anything about it would spoil it. Just read it. Even if you don't buy this book or read anything else it, read that story.The second best story is ...
I loved the introduction and all the other fairytale related book suggestions.My favorite retellings were:Golden FurChambers of the Heart (Bluebeard tale) The Fish StoryInventing AladdinThe Girl in the AtticAwake
Excellent short-story anthology of retold fairytales.This is the companion volume to 'A Wolf At the Door', but I think, overall, it was better.1 · Greenkid · Jane Yolen ·Well done, very short piece with a modern setting, but an atmosphere completely based in classic fairy tales. A new boy in town is...
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