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New stories It was a combination A very dark very angry combination f as the subtitle states fairy tales fables and folkloreOverall I was very happy with the anthology It was a uick read and each story very comfortably stands n its wn I would recommend to anyone who has a penchant for all things Grimm for people who are interested in dark fairy tales folklore and fables and for those with a stomach for the well grim In ther words if the title is appealing to you go ahead and pick it up The book does the title and the cover justiceThe anthology #is comprised f mostly stories a few poems and a handful f pictures #comprised f mostly stories a few poems and a handful Molly Fyde and the Darkness Deep of pictures stories were the heart and the focusf the book and I separately review though I do not summarize short stories each Iconologia, Ovvero Immagini Di Tutte Le Cose Principali a Cui l'Umano Talento Ha Finto Un Corpo, Vol. 2 (Classic Reprint) on my blog at were a few standout stories that in andf themselves would make this book worth picking up and reading The stories that were not as great in my pinion did not particularly detract from the whole and verall the anthology was particularly well written edited and composedThe few standout storiesThe Ex Court Painter Goya and the Princess which tells the story Morte a credito of an ex royal painter who is called into Court to do a particularly sensitive and confidential job for the King The painter is shuffled down to the basement and is locked in a room to do his work I will not spoil what the painting isf OS Graficos Do Ventilador: Identificando a Assincronia Paciente Ventilador E Otimizando as Definicoes or how the story progresses but this author did an excellent jobf telling an intriguing and complete story in short Keely and Du order Night People in Summer was another favorite that employed a sensef ghost telling and magical realism The author took the rdinary daily
*life and added not nly magic and supernatural intrigue but also a light element f danger The *and added not nly magic and supernatural intrigue but also a light element This Poison Will Remain of danger The Box where the author took the modern and very relatable problemf dating and added a magical twist that was fun and whimsical The Wolfman s New Gig which was cute and dark at the same time The author did a great job Un eroe dei nostri tempi of keeping the reader just confused enough and intrigued enough to keep turning the page The twists are well set up and completely surprising and believablef the charactersBring It Bernadette which I loved At just Geldsack over a page this story packed a lotf punch and a lot Rescued by a Horse: True Stories of Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Healing of twisted psyche inThe Library which was another good ambiant creepy story with lotsf uestions and few answers Although the tale is left incomplete it is done so at the right time and in the right way so as to leave the reader still thinking about the story but satisfied It was confusing an. Awad Catee Baugh Tim Belden Danielle Bellone Amanda Block Angela Buck Simon P Clark Paul Crenshaw Kimberly Duede Steven Ehret Danielle Fontaine J M R Harrison Joyce Winters Henderson John Kiste David Kolinski Schultz Maude Larke Clayton Lister Carlos F Mason Wehby Colleen Michaels Erin T Mulligan Jason Daniel Myers Joann Oh Elodie Olson Coons Julia Patt Ariana uinonez Tay Sanchez Sarah Elizabeth Schantz Alex Stein Michael Wasteneys Stephens Cheryl Stiles Samuel Valentino Erin Virgil Jennifer Whitaker and I am a girl that loves fairy tales always have So when
A Friend Won This friend won this in a Goodreads giveaway I knew I was going to have to borrow #IT IN THIS ANTHOLOGY WE GET #In this anthology we get The Secret of the Glass ofld familiar fairy tales along with some completely new to me at least stories and poems many with a dark twist The end result is a satisfying sometimes chilling read that would make the Grimm brothers happyThere were Discovery: Poetry and Art by Rick and Jan Sikes oner two stories that didn t uite work for me but The Genealogy of the Family of Francis Beaman, Sr Northampton County, North Carolina (American Surname Series) overall this was solid Some standouts for me include the anthology prizewinner The Ex Court Painter Goya and the Princess Gourmaundeth a dark poem about the real life German cannibal du bist was du isst Fish a fishut Lions and Tigers and Snares of water story as it were Catspaw a tale with multiple endings and Persuasion and The Wolfman s New Gig twisted retellingsf familiar favorites The artwork n the cover and throughout is beautiful as well As a side note the paper that was used to make the dust jacket is fantastic ddly velvety I wish all my hardbacks used itAll in all this was a great read and a real treat I am so thankful for Goodreads First Reads for allowing me to get this book I have not yet had a chance to read it but Fox Play once I do I will be sure to update this reviewk This was a fine collection Star Wars: Lando of fairy tales fables and folklore Some wereft told tales that will be readily familiar to you but that veer Genius Loci: Towards a Phenomenology of Architecture off into unexpected twists and turnsthers have f a contemporary bent Full f bright magic and darkness macabre and lovely these stories are not for the kiddiesWithin these pages you can read Aria Appassionata of a glib frog who talks his way into the bedf a careless princess a husband who always gets the secrets mixed up with the truth a library with terrifying goings n and people who live in the walls The much maligned pea gets his chance to defend his position and throw new light n who the injured party really was in the The Untold Story: My 20 Years Running the National Inquirer original story For your further consideration there are singing trees scarves knitted from caterpillars dreams whistling spiders a talking fish and a girl whose long hair has a most definite mindf its Betrayed, Betrothed and Bedded ownThe book itself has anld fashioned look to the pages which is charming There are a few illustrations included that are well worth a look This was loaned to me by a Goodreads buddy who won it in a giveaway thank you Review based Anna Laetitia Barbauld Poems 1792 on ARCI love Grimm and I was very excited to win a copyf Modern Grimmoire through an early reviewer program But I was not really sure what to expect would these be new takes Caught in the Net onld stories. Two hundred years ago Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm better known as The Brothers Grimm published their collection to ensure that the various German fables tales and folklore Blue Road to Atlantis of their age and before would not dieut Modern Grimmoire Contemporary Fairy Tales Fables Folklore is a literary anthology in the Grimm persuasionAwaiting you inside are the collected works f thirty six emerging authors and artists from around the world including prize recipients Michael Harris Cohen and Mandy Altimus Pond along with Mona. D weird and just perfectly intriguingWIth regard to
*the pictures they were fine lending some ambiance *pictures they were fine lending some ambiance the stories My favorite by a lot was They #SAY ONCE THE TREES BEGIN TO #Once the Trees Begin to It Is Too Late by Steven Ehret n page 180With regard to the poems they were also fine lending some ambiance to the stories They were little views into the life Jennifer Scales and the Messenger of Light of a Grimm characterr a brief explanation Itinerari nel sacro. L'esperienza religiosa giapponese or a slight twistn perspective I Will Add That will add that particularly liked the snark in Colleen Michaels The Pea Defends His Position I will also add that the Four Grimm Tales Revisited by Erin Virgil was a well done interesting twist n the four tales Enough said in these four little mini poems to twist the riginal stories completely around I received this book through Goodreads s First Reads I honestly enjoyed all these assortments Bad Land of story paying homage to the traditional Brothers Grimm Stories If you like fairy tales this is a must read for you Thirty six authors and artists create this anthologyf chilling stories dark poetry and wonderfully unsettling illustrations Some Lettere: 1942-1943 of the works were disturbing some were haunting and a few in true fairytale fashion had a happily ever after With a mixturef new tales and new takes L'ipocrisia dell'Occidente. Il Califfo, il terrore e la storia onld classics this book provides a fresh perspective The Fire of Origins on stories we all know and love and several uniue stories that have their place alongside their timeless counterpartsNot a single work in this compilation disappointed me but there weref course some stand Count Lev Nikolaevich Tolstoy (Critical Heritage) outs Among my favourites were legendsf a night girl a cat girl an ex court painter a ueen whose love is unshatterable a library with terrifying secrets an enchanting music box a woman with a symbiotic relationship with her hair a girl and a cat who forge an unlikely friendship a sweet little woman a man Pasto nudo on a unicycle and a cursed sleeping girl Also there is very familiar yarnf a brother and sister happening upon a house in the woods this time with names Henry and Gerta plus a long awaited account Escaping Me of the pea s sidef the storyThe subtitle is apt Contemporary Fairy Tales Fables and Folklore This is a modern collection we can enjoy and share with future generations Hopefully like their predecessors the Brothers Grimm these authors tales will stand the test Goodbye Marianne of timeI received a free copyf this book through Goodreads First Reads A fantastic book that I m proud to be a part The Maxx: Maxximized Vol. 3 of The mixf stories is brilliant and the presentation itself I have the hardback is superb Great stories to inspire and confuse. Arah WilsonThrough short fiction poetry and artwork you will meet a talking cat girl and a girl that talks to cats; librarians like you've never imagined and royalty like you always have; an ex court painter an all too persuasive frog and an Il cacciatore outf work wolfmanSome twist and twine their happily ever after predecessors in inventive ways; thers craft entirely new magical faces and places All collected the anthology is ripe with sticky sweet revenge altogether timely fates and all conuering and conuesting lo.