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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.
Grumbles From the Forest: Fairy-Tale Voices With a Twist
by Jane Yolen Details
What were all those fairy-tale characters thinking? The Princess claims all those mattresses kept her awake, not a silly pea, while the poor pea complains that the princess snores.
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.
That Is Not a Good Idea!
by Mo Willems Details
One day, a very hungry fox meets a very plump goose. A dinner invitation is offered. Will dinner go as planned? Or do the dinner plans involve a secret ingredient . . . ?
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 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 11/26/2014
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