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, essentially the most finished authors of our time, makes us fall in love once more 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 without Hands." At the finish of every story he bargains a short own observation, starting a window at the resources of the stories, a number of the kinds 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 designated artistic vision—and his beguiling retellings will draw you again right into a international that has lengthy solid a spell at the Western mind's eye.