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Fractured Fairy Tales

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A Bean, a Stalk, and a Boy Named Jack
by William Joyce Details
A magic bean and an ordinary boy solve a royal problem for King Blah Blah Blah.
Cinders: a Chicken Cinderella
by Jan Brett Details
Cinders, the most picked upon hen in the flock, becomes the most loved by Prince Cockerel when she arrives at his ball looking so beautiful that even her bossy sisters do not recognize her.
Goldi Rocks and the Three Bears
by Corey Rosen Schwartz Details
In this fractured fairy tale, the Three Bear Band holds tryouts for a lead singer.
Interstellar Cinderella
by Deboarh Underwood Details
In this outer space adaptation of the fairy tale in rhyme, Cinderella dreams of becoming a spaceship mechanic.
Ninja Red Riding Hood
by Corey R. Schwartz Details
In this twist on "Little Red Riding Hood," a certain wolf trains to be a ninja in order to catch his prey, but he is not the only one mastering a martial art.
The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf, and Grandma
by Dianne Fox Details
Cat tries to read the story of Little Red Riding Hood aloud, but Dog keeps interrupting with silly questions.
The Cow Tripped Over the Moon: a Nursery Rhyme Emergency
by Jeanne Willis Details
The Storyland Ambulance Crew is kept busy by all the accidents happening to nursery rhyme characters.
The Rockabilly Goats Gruff
by Jeff Crosby Details
Three billy goats outwit a troll that lives under the bridge they must cross on their way to Nanny Mary's Shimmy Shack.
The Three Triceratops Tuff
by Stephen Shaskan Details
On a mission to find some grub, three triceratops brothers must first find a way to outsmart a tyrannosaurus rex with his own dinner plans. Based on the story The three billy goats gruff.
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs
by Jon. Scieszka Details
The wolf gives his own outlandish version of what really happened when he tangled with the three little pigs.
Updated 07/02/2015
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