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New & Modern Fables & Tales

Helen Fimbers

New & Modern Fables & Tales

Magical Year-Round Stories for Readers of All Ages (Bookland Juvenile)

by Helen Fimbers

  • 330 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Carlton Press Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Children"s 9-12

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11287788M
    ISBN 100806226277
    ISBN 109780806226279
    OCLC/WorldCa23354524

    Oddly Modern Fairy Tales is a series dedicated to publishing unusual literary fairy tales produced mainly during the first half of the twentieth century. International in scope, the series includes new translations, surprising and unexpected tales by well-known writers and artists, and uncanny stories by gifted yet neglected authors. Fables was a critical and commercial success receiving several Eisner Awards and Hugo Award nominations. The series is a contemporary take on class fairy tales, with many famous characters from folklore appearing in modern times. These characters refer to themselves as "Fables" and they live in an underground New York society called Fabletown.

    From the publisher: "In ancient Greece, a storyteller named Aesop captivated his listeners with tales both beautiful and instructive. Thousands of years later, his fables—from “The Ant and the Grasshopper” to “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” to “The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg” to “The Tortoise and the Hare”—have lost none of their power to guide and entertain.". In the s and '30s, H.P. Lovecraft pioneered a new type of weird fiction that fused elements of supernatural horror with the concepts of visionary science fiction. Lovecraft's tales of cosmic horror revolutionized modern horror fiction and earned him the.

      'Congo Tales' is a look the fables and myths of the Congolese living in the Mbomo district. Celebrity photographer Pieter Henket captures reenactments of these tales in his signature cinematic style. This photo series is a stunning look at the never-before recorded fables and myths of the people who inhabit the Mbomo district.   “Fables” first issue “Legends in Exile” was initially published in December of , and has a total number of issues. There is a good number of spin-off prequels and sequels to keep one entertained after finishing the main story. A notable example of those spin-offs is ”Fables: Nights of Snowfall”, consisting of short stories as told by Snow White, which won the Best.


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Oct 2, - Perfect Picture Books with themes of Fairy Tales/Fables/Folktales/Retellings. Clicking the cover image twice will bring you to the book review and 22 pins.As an undergraduate one of my assignments was to write a modern piece of fiction based on fairy tales and folklore.

My process can vary, however, something that I like to do is absorb myself in various media to get the creative juices flowing, including film.

Once Upon a Time: a Short History of Fairy Tale Marina Warner Oxford University Press, pp, £ The Original Folk and Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm Translated by Jack Zipes Princeton University Press, pp, £ Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange Translated by Malcolm C Lyons; introduction by Robert Irwin Penguin Classics, pp, £25 InJ R R .