By Philip Pullman
#1 New York Times bestseller Philip Pullman retells the world’s best-loved fairy stories on their two hundredth anniversary
centuries in the past, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm released the 1st quantity of Children’s and loved ones Tales. Now Philip Pullman, some of the most entire authors of our time, makes us fall in love yet again with the immortal stories of the Brothers Grimm.
Pullman retells his fifty favorites, from much-loved tales like “Cinderella” and “Rumpelstiltskin,” “Rapunzel” and “Hansel and Gretel” to lesser-known treasures like “The 3 Snake Leaves," "Godfather Death" and "The woman with out Hands." At the finish of every story he bargains a quick own statement, establishing a window at the assets of the stories, a few of the types they've taken over the centuries and their eternal appeal.
Suffused with romance and villainy, hazard and wit, the Grimms' fairy stories have encouraged Pullman's specific inventive vision—and his beguiling retellings will draw you again right into a global that has lengthy forged a spell at the Western mind's eye.