Fairy Tales

Fairy tale is a type of short narrative that typically features such folkloric characters, such as fairies, goblins, elves, trolls, dwarves, giants or gnomes, and usually magic or enchantments. However, only a small number of the stories thus designated explicitly refer to fairies. See also fairies.

The House of the Four Winds (One Dozen Daughters, #1)
A Wonderlandiful World (Ever After High, #3)
Charlie Glass's Slippers: A Very Modern Fairy Tale
The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf, and Grandma
Greta and the Glass Kingdom (Mylena Chronicles, #2)
Wickedly Magical (Baba Yaga, #0.5)
The Pandas and Their Chopsticks: And Other Animals Stories
The Rapunzel Dilemma
Toad Words and Other Stories
Sleeping Beauty and the Demon (The Cursed Princes, #4)
Super Red Riding Hood
Little Red Quacking Hood (Princess Pink and the Land of Fake Believe #2)
The Kiss of Deception (The Remnant Chronicles, #1)
Through the Woods
A Grimm Warning (The Land of Stories, #3)

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  • Stray by Elissa Sussman
    Stray
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2014
    Epic, rewarding, and provocative, this original fairy tale tells the story of Aislynn, a princess who misbehaves and is redirected to become a fairy g…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 13 - Sep 17, 2014
    20 copies available, 2181 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Glorious Sunset by Ava Bleu
    Glorious Sunset
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    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    King Taka Olufemi has three wishes and three days to either earn the love of his lost queen or be damned for eternity.

    Glorious Sunset: the edgy inspir…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 18, 2014
    4 copies available, 195 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Path Toward Home by Heather R. Lorenz
    A Path Toward Home
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    Release date: Aug 02, 2014
    **AUTOGRAPHED COPY**

    Does the literary world really need another fantasy that reads like a Narnia dream and involves a lonely teen's discovery of anoth…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Sep 18, 2014
    5 copies available, 597 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    The Ocean at the End of the Lane
    Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
    Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
    The Elite (The Selection, #2)
    Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
    Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2)
    The Magician's Land (The Magicians, #3)
    Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
    The Winter Long (October Daye, #8)
    The Golem and the Jinni
    A Monster Calls
    Dorothy Must Die (Dorothy Must Die, #1)
    The Queen of the Tearling (The Queen of the Tearling, #1)
    The Kiss of Deception (The Remnant Chronicles, #1)
    Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevineThe Goose Girl by Shannon HaleBeauty by Robin McKinleyThe Princess Bride by William GoldmanFairest by Gail Carson Levine
    The Best Fairytales and Retellings
    1,486 books — 6,504 voters
    Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevineCinder by Marissa MeyerThe Rough-Face Girl by Rafe MartinMufaro's Beautiful Daughters by John SteptoeJust Ella by Margaret Peterson Haddix
    Cinderella Stories
    113 books — 247 voters

    The Storyteller's Daughter by Cameron DokeyBefore Midnight by Cameron DokeySnow by Tracy LynnViolet Eyes by Debbie ViguiéMidnight Pearls by Debbie Viguié
    Once Upon a Time Series
    23 books — 238 voters
    Beauty by Robin McKinleyLord of Scoundrels by Loretta ChaseBeastly by Alex FlinnLover Awakened by J.R. WardWhen Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James
    Beauty and the Beast
    401 books — 874 voters

    American Gods by Neil GaimanDaughter of the Forest by Juliet MarillierGood Omens by Terry PratchettThe Once and Future King by T.H. WhiteElla Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
    Myth and Folktale Retellings
    329 books — 363 voters
    Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevinePrincess Academy by Shannon HaleThe Goose Girl by Shannon HalePrincess Madeline and the Dragon by Kirstin PulioffThe Two Princesses of Bamarre by Gail Carson Levine
    Best Princess Tales
    283 books — 267 voters

    Popular Fairy Tales Books

    Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
    Ella Enchanted
    Beauty (Folktales #1)
    The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales (Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library)
    The Goose Girl (The Books of Bayern, #1)
    Beastly
    Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
    Princess of the Midnight Ball (Princess, #1)
    Fairest
    Entwined
    Spindle's End (Folktales #3)
    Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
    Book of a Thousand Days

    Audrey Niffenegger
    Audrey Niffenegger Raven Girl
    The Raven Girl longs to escape the constraints of her human body in this dark fairy tale, written and illustrated by the author of The Time Traveler's Wife.
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    J.R.R. Tolkien
    Faërie contains many things besides elves and fays, and besides dwarfs, witches, trolls, giants, or dragons; it holds the seas, the sun, the moon, the sky; and the earth, and all things that are in it: tree and bird, water and stone, wine and bread, and ourselves, mortal men, when we are enchanted.
    J.R.R. Tolkien, On Fairy-Stories

    Diana Wynne Jones
    In the land of Ingary where such things as seven-league boots and cloaks of invisibility really exist, it is quite a misfortune to be born the eldest of the three. Everyone knows you are the one who will fail first, and worst, if the three of you set out to seek your fortunes.
    Diana Wynne Jones, Howl's Moving Castle

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