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Ratpunzel (Animal Fairy Tales)
Author: Charlotte Guillain
Publisher: Raintree, 2014.
Call No.: JP 398.2 GUI - [FOL]
Summary: Ratpunzel and Prince Ratdolph are meant to be together. However, they must first overcome many difficulties: Ratpunzel is trapped in a tall tower by Cruel Cat. Can Prince Ratdolph free her?
The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf, and Grandma
Author: Diane Fox
Publisher: Scholastic, 2014.
Call No.: JP FOX
Summary: Cat tries to tell the story of “Little Red Riding Hood” to Dog. Unfortunately, Dog imagines the story rather differently from how it usually goes, much to Cat’s frustration!
Half Upon A Time (Half Upon A Time, Book 1)
Author: James Riley
Publisher: Aladdin, 2010.
Call No.: J RIL
Summary: In class, Jack and his friends practise for when they are to rescue real princesses. When the time comes and a princess falls out of a circle of fire in need of help, Jack steps up to the task. However, he soon realises that he must also save the magical world of fairy tales.
In a Glass Grimmly (A Tale Dark & Grimm, Book 2)
Author: Adam Gidwitz
Publisher: Dutton Children’s Books, 2012.
Call No.: J GID
Summary: Jack and Jill as cousins? A frog with three legs? Encounter these unexpected twists in well-known tales as you join Jack and Jill on a dark, creepy adventure.
Once Upon A Toad
Author: Heather Vogel Frederick
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2012.
Call No.: J FRE
Summary: Cat dislikes her mean stepsister, Olivia. Worse still, toads fall from Cat’s mouth while diamonds fall from Olivia’s mouth. However, when evil people come after the jewels, the two girls must band together to survive.
The Glass Voice (Twice Told Tales)
Author: Olivia Snowe
Publisher: Stone Arch Books, 2015.
Call No.: J SNO
Summary: After her mother died, Chantella moved in with her evil stepmother and is badly treated. Chantella is determined to audition and win the Next Teen Star show, so that she can escape the awful situation at home.
Fairy Tale Comics: Classic Tales Told By Extraordinary Cartoonists
Publisher: First Second, 2013.
Call No.: J 398.2 FAI - [FOL]
Summary: In this collection of stories, fairy tales are retold in comic form by talented cartoonists who draw out the different plots. The cartoonists have also put unique spins on the stories, making each retelling a refreshing one.
Rump: The True Story of Rumplestiltskin
Author: Liesl Shurtliff
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Call No.: J SHU
(This book is also available in Overdrive, accessible via NLB's e-resource page.)
Summary: Cursed by the very luck he once sought, Rump must go on a dangerous journey to try and change his destiny. Along the way, he grows up as a person and learns the true worth of spinning gold.
The Wicked Stepmother Helps Out (After Happily Ever After)
Author: Tony Bradman
Publisher: Stone Arch Books, 2014.
Call No.: J BRA
Summary: Cinderella’s wicked stepmother has turned over a new leaf and just wants to be good. Unfortunately, she is not sure how to begin doing so and turns to the Terrible Ogre for an answer.
Hansel and Girl Girl (Singaporean Fairy Tale)
Author: Adrian Pang
Publisher: Epigram Books, 2013.
Call No.: J SING PAN
Summary: Hoping that they would never return, Hansel and Girl Girl’s stepmother sends them out on an errand. The two siblings end up at a candy store owned by a strange-looking lady. Will they find their way home?
The Beast Within: A Tale of Beauty’s Prince
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Author: Serena Valentino
Publisher: Disney, 2014.
Call No.: J VAL
Summary: What do you know of Beast’s story? Do you know about the man who used to be best friends with Gaston? Do you know how he was transformed into a fearsome, dreaded Beast?