Category Archives: Fairytale retelling

The Fairytale Encyclopedia series

Observing the Animals of the Forest with Little Red Riding Hood: Fairytale Encyclopedia by Jana Sedláčková; Štěpánka Sekaninová, illustrated by Linh Dao and Alžbeta Božeková. Albatros Media, 2021. 9788000059419 Learning About the Garden with Sleeping Beauty: Fairytale Encyclopedia by Tereza Němcová … Continue reading

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Red Wolf by Rachel Vincent

Red Wolf by Rachel Vincent. HarperTeen, 2021. 9780062411624 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book?  In this retelling of the Grimm’s Little Red Riding Hood, Vincent … Continue reading

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The Fairy Dogmother by Caroline Crowe, illustrated by Richard Merritt

The Fairy Dogmother by Caroline Crowe, illustrated by Richard Merritt. Tiger Tales, 2021. 9781680102314 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   A little … Continue reading

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How to Catch a Gingerbread Man by Adam Wallace,  illustrated by Andy Elkerton

How to Catch a Gingerbread Man by Adam Wallace,  illustrated by Andy Elkerton. Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728209357 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book:   Another … Continue reading

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Fairy Tales of Fearless Girls by Susannah McFarlane, various illustrators

 Fairy Tales of Fearless Girls by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Beth Norling, Lucinda Gifford, Claire Robertson, Sher Rill Ng, Aladdin, 9781534473577, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Fantasy What did you … Continue reading

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 The Queen’s Council: Rebel Rose – Emma Theriault

  The Queen’s Council: Rebel Rose (The Queen’s Council) – Emma Theriault, Disney Hyperion, (9781368048200), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?     This new … Continue reading

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Bold Tales of Brave-Hearted Boys by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Brenton McKenna, Simon Howe, Matt Huynh, and Louie Joyce

Bold Tales of Brave-Hearted Boys by Susannah McFarlane, illustrated by Brenton McKenna, Simon Howe, Matt Huynh, and Louie Joyce. Aladdin, 9781534473591, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Fairy tale collection What … Continue reading

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A Wolf for a Spell – written by Karah Sutton

  A Wolf for a Spell – written by Karah Sutton, Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, 9780593121658, 2020 Format: eBook (ARC) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? Sutton combines Russian folklore … Continue reading

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