Friday, March 14, 2008

Twisted Fairy Tales Reading Challenge

***Failure...in the sense that I didn't complete my books in time. Success...in the sense that I did get two books read.***


Date: March 5th through May 5th

Host: Enna Isilee

For details: Click here.

The challenge (put simply): Read at least four fairly tale retellings, adaptations, or in the tradition of a fairy tale books.

My list:

*The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale

*The Sisters Grimm: The Fairy Tale Detectives by Michael Buckley (finished late)

*Beauty by Robin McKinley

*The Princess Bride by William Goldman

Alternates:

*A Wolf at the Door and Other Retold Fairy Tales edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling

*Rose Daughter by Robin McKinley

*The Rose and the Beast by Francesca Lia Block (finished late)

1 comment:

kim said...

Fun list! I just finished Princess Bride last month for a different challenge and thoroughly enjoyed it. Have fun!
*smiles*
Kim
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