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Scott, Eric - The Great Fairytale Robbery, ebook

The Great Fairytale Robbery

Scott, Eric


Sarah and Julie switch on the television: instead of the movie they expect, they see a crowd of their favourite storybook characters, including Cinderella, Puss-in- Boots, Aladdin, Bo Peep and Hansel and Gretel, calling out for help. So the two girls…

Smith, Kevin Paul - The Postmodern Fairytale, ebook

The Postmodern Fairytale

Smith, Kevin Paul


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Kevin Paul Smith
2. The Eight Elements of Intertextual Use of Fairytales
Kevin Paul Smith
3. Architextual/Chronotopic Intertextuality and Magic Realism in Kate Atkinson’s Human Croquet
Kevin Paul Smith
4. Metafictive Intertextuality: Defining the ‘Storyteller’

Hartland, Edwin Sidney - The Science of Fairy Tales, ebook

The Science of Fairy Tales

Hartland, Edwin Sidney


A fascinating look at the mythology of fairytales by famed folklorist Edwin Sidney Hartland, who takes the approach of assembling and studying persistent and widespread folklore in an attempt to provide a scientific insight into belief systems.

Yeats, William Butler - The Celtic Twilight, ebook

The Celtic Twilight

Yeats, William Butler


One of the best known prose collections of Irish poet and dramatist William Butler Yeats takes a look at the long connection between the people of Ireland and the mystical creatures known as Fairies.

Wood, William - Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know, ebook

Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know

Wood, William


A fantastic collection of essential classic fairy tales, including Aladdin, Cinderella, The Princess on the Pea, Jack and the Bean-Stalk, Beauty and the Beast, Little Red Riding Hood and many more childhood favourites.