Es are not for the kiddiesWithin these pages you can read of a *Glib Frog Who Talks *frog who talks way into the bed of a careless princess a husband who always gets the secrets mixed up with the truth a library with terrifying goings on and people who live the walls The much maligned pea gets chance to defend his position and throw new light on who the injured party really was in the original story For your further consideration there are singin Review based on ARCI love Grimm and I was very excited to win a copy of Modern Grimmoire through an early reviewer program But I was not really sure what to expect would these be new takes on old stories new stories It was a combination A very dark very angry combination of as the subtitle states fairy tales fables and folkloreOverall I was very happy with the anthology It was a uick read and each story very comfortably stands on its own I would recommend to anyone who has a penchant for all things Grimm for people who are interested in dark fairy tales folklore and fables and for those with a stomach for the well grim In other words if the title is appealing to you go ahead and pick it up The book does the title and the cover usticeThe anthology is comprised of mostly stories a few poems and a handful of pictures The stories were the heart and the focus of I received this book through Goodreads s First Reads I honestly enjoyed all these assortments of story paying homage to the traditional Brothers Grimm Stories If you like fairy tales this is a must read for you. Arah WilsonThrough short fiction poetry and artwork you will meet a talking cat girl and a girl that talks to cats; librarians like you've never imagined and royalty like you always have; an ex court painter an all too persuasive frog and an out of work wolfmanSome twist and twine their happily ever after predecessors in inventive ways; others craft entirely new magical faces and places All collected the anthology is ripe with sticky sweet revenge altogether timely fates and all conuering and conuesting lo. .
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"Create This Anthology Of Chilling "this anthology of chilling dark poetry and wonderfully unsettling illustrations Some of the works were disturbing some were haunting and a few in true fairytale fashion had a happily ever *After With A Mixture Of New Tales *With a mixture of new tales new takes on old classics this book provides a fresh perspective on stories we all know and love and several uniue stories that have their place alongside their timeless counterpartsNot a single work in this compilation disappointed me but there were of course some stand outs Among my favourites were legends of a night girl a cat girl an ex court painter a ueen whose love is unshatterable a library with terrifying secrets an enchanting music box a woman with a symbiotic relationship with her hair a girl and a cat who forge an unlikely friendship a sweet little woman a man on a unicycle and a cursed sleeping girl Also there is very familiar yarn of a brother and sister happening upon a house in the woods this time with names Henry and Gerta plus a long awaited account of the pea s side of the storyThe subtitle is apt Contemporary Fairy Tales #Fables and Folklore This is a modern collection we can enjoy and share with future generations Hopefully like their predecessors the #and Folklore This is a modern collection we can enjoy and share with future generations Hopefully like their predecessors the Grimm these authors tales will stand the test of timeI received a free copy of this book through Goodreads First Reads A fantastic book that I m proud to be a part of The mix of stories is brilliant and the presentation itself I have the hardback is superb Gr. Two hundred years ago Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm better known as The Brothers Grimm published their collection to ensure that the various German fables tales and folklore of their age and before would not die out Modern Grimmoire Contemporary Fairy Tales Fables Folklore is a literary anthology in the Grimm persuasionAwaiting you inside are the collected works of thirty six emerging authors and artists from around the world including prize recipients Michael Harris Cohen and Mandy Altimus Pond along with Mona. Eat stories to inspire and confuse I am a girl that loves *fairy Tales Always Have So always have So a friend won this one in *tales always have So when a friend won this one in Goodreads giveaway I #Knew I Was Going To Have To #I was going to have to it In this anthology we get retellings of old familiar fairy tales along with some completely new to me at least stories and poems many with a dark twist The end result is a satisfying sometimes chilling read that would make the Grimm brothers happyThere were one or two stories that didn t uite work for me but overall this was solid Some standouts for me include the anthology prizewinner The Ex Court Painter Goya and the Princess Gourmaundeth a dark poem about the real life German cannibal du bist was du isst Fish a fish out of water story as it were Catspaw a tale with multiple endings and Persuasion and The Wolfman s New Gig twisted retellings of familiar favorites The artwork on the cover and throughout is beautiful as well As a side note the paper that was used to make the dust acket is fantastic oddly velvety I wish all my hardbacks used itAll in all this was a great read and a real treat I am so thankful for Goodreads First Reads for allowing me to get this book I have not yet had a chance to read it but once I do I will be sure to update this review ok This was a fine collection of fairy tales fables and folklore Some were oft told tales that will be readily familiar to you but that veer off into unexpected twists and turns others have of a contemporary bent Full of bright magic and darkness macabre and lovely these stori. Awad Catee Baugh Tim Belden Danielle Bellone Amanda Block Angela Buck Simon P Clark Paul Crenshaw Kimberly Duede Steven Ehret Danielle Fontaine J M R Harrison Joyce Winters Henderson John Kiste David Kolinski Schultz Maude Larke Clayton Lister Carlos F Mason Wehby Colleen Michaels Erin T Mulligan Jason Daniel Myers Joann Oh Elodie Olson Coons Julia Patt Ariana uinonez Tay Sanchez Sarah Elizabeth Schantz Alex Stein Michael Wasteneys Stephens Cheryl Stiles Samuel Valentino Erin Virgil Jennifer Whitaker and .