Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 12 to 14
- Grade: 7 to 9
Cinderella's princely suitor has a foot fetish;
Rumpelstiltskin deliberately lets his name be known to the hapless miller's daughter, who-unknown to her-is really Rumpelstiltskin's daughter;
Snow White's stepmother, who comes from an abusive home, worked at a slaughterhouse before winning a beauty contest.
Priscilla Galloway broodingly revisits eight classic fairy tales, prowling about their dark corners to lay in additional helpings of pain and loss.
About the author
by Priscilla Galloway and illustrated by Normand Cousineau
Other titles by Priscilla Galloway
Adventures on the Ancient Silk Road
Our Canadian Girl Lisa #4 Have I Found a Goldmine
Our Canadian Girl Lisa #3 the Trouble with Gold
The Trouble With Gold
Our Canadian Girl Lisa #2 the Trail To Golden Cariboo
Too Young to Fight
Memories from our Youth During World War II
and 98 Other Medieval Jobs You Might Have Loved or Loathed
Our Canadian Girl Lisa #1 Overland To Cariboo
Overland To Cariboo
Jennifer Has Two Daddies
Where is Tommycat?
Anna, Paul & Tommycat