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The Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales

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This new collection brings together the perfect combination of ancient tales like The Sleeping Beauty, Little Red Riding Hood and Cinderella, with modern classics such as Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince and Hans Christian Andersen's The Ugly Duckling. Plus, Mike Ashley has added a few selected tales that deserve to be better known, and a delightful handful of new stories by ...more
Paperback, 544 pages
Published August 28th 1997 by Running Press (first published July 31st 1997)
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This is where I first encountered Touk's House, my favorite fairy tale. The rest of the book was "meh" but I love that one a lot.
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I do love me a good fairy tale, and I found most of these to be quite entertaining. Of course there were a few in here that were just plain weird.
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A great collection of traditional, not so traditional, and modern fairy tales.
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Michael Raymond Donald Ashley is the author and editor of over sixty books that in total have sold over a million copies worldwide. He lives in Chatham, Kent.
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