Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Liiga Klavina https://liigaklavina.deviantart.com/ Love these Beauty and the Beast illustrations by Liiga Klavina . The cho...
Monday, February 12, 2018
This Hungarian tale is found in Surlalune's Frog Tales collection but it's also a gender reversed version of Cinderella (by the wa...
Monday, January 22, 2018
From the Archives: The Underground Kingdom
This is the first book I owned in the Surlalune series ! My favorite fairy tale other than Beauty and the Beast is the Twelve Dancing Pr...
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Disability, Deformity, and Disease in the Grimms' Fairy Tales
I got a new book for Christmas! Disability, Deformity, and Disease in the Grimm's Fairy Tales by Ann Schmiesing. I had heard about it o...
Friday, December 29, 2017
Santa: Evidence Wanted
I had another Christmas post planned for last week, but then...Baby decided he had other plans (that involved refusing to nap for a while). ...
Monday, December 18, 2017
Mrs. Claus: Not the Fairy Tale They Say
World Weaver Press has a new Christmas collection this year! Mrs. Claus: Not the Fairy Tale They Say , as the title suggests, features Mrs. ...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
St. Lucia's Day
Happy St. Lucia's Day! Most Americans don't celebrate (or even necessarily know what it is) and I probably wouldn't either if it...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Fairy Tale Pets
If you're Christmas shopping for children this season, one of the Parents Magazine's top 10 Children's Books of 2017 was Fairy T...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
From the Archives: Marina Warner on the Silence of Women in Fairy Tales
Fairy tales are often accused of portraying negative female stereotypes, encouraging young girls to become passive and silent and obedient...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Fairy Tale Sushi
Snow White Sushi Roll I'm no sushi expert by any means, but Tony and I do enjoy it every once in a while for a special dinner. We w...
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