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The Fairy-Tale Detectives (The Sisters Grimm, #1)
3.98
Sabrina and Daphne have been in the foster care system ever since their parents disappeared, but now their grandmother--whom their father had always c ...more
Apr 16, 2013
Apr 16, 2013
 
Bewitched in Oz
3.38
Zerie Greenapple has a magical talent—she can move really fast, and make other things move really fast—but magic is outlawed in Oz; Princess Ozma arre ...more
not set
Mar 01, 2015
 
Barbarian Lord
3.50
In an ancient Norse land, filled with men, skull-men, trolls, wolves, and witches, Barbarian Lord has made plenty of enemies. One plots to get him out ...more
not set
Feb 10, 2015
 
Beauty (Folktales #1)
4.06
In this interpretation of the classic fairy tale, motherless Beauty--who is no beauty--and her two sisters live a fine life in the city with their mer ...more
Jan 24, 2015
Jan 24, 2015
 
My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories
3.79
Overall, I really enjoyed this collection--very satisfying that while many of them felt as if they ended in the middle (short stories telling just one ...more
Dec 13, 2014
Dec 13, 2014
 
Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
3.88
Ophelia, who loves science and approaches the world logically, has recently lost her mother to cancer. Now her father, a world-renowned sword expert, ...more
Jun 15, 2014
Jun 15, 2014
 
The Selection (The Selection, #1)
4.15
In a dystopic future, the US has become Illea, a country with a rigidly maintained caste system in which the only way up is to marry up--and it only a ...more
Mar 13, 2015
Mar 13, 2015
 
The Girl Who Chased the Moon
3.98
**spoiler alert** I quite liked this, though I feel a bit guilty about it. When I picked it up, it was labelled "women's fiction," which I generally d ...more
Jan 05, 2011
Jan 05, 2011
 
Entwined
3.86
In this re-imagining of The Twelve Dancing Princesses the princesses live in a slightly rundown palace in a vaguely 19th-century world in a small coun ...more
Dec 27, 2011
Dec 27, 2011
 
The Winter Garden and Other Stories
4.00
Several short, original fairy stories using elements of traditional legend and fairytales, but with GBLT protagonists. 'The Haunted Glade' tells of a ...more
Jun 14, 2013
Jun 14, 2013
 
The Magician's Elephant
3.81
When orphaned Peter sees a fortuneteller's tent in the market, he can't help himself; he has to know the truth. When the fortunteller's answer is, "Sh ...more
Jan 05, 2012
Jan 05, 2012
 
Ash
3.59
Ash was born in a house on the edge of the great forest that borders her land. Although most of the country has stopped believing in fairies, Ash's mo ...more
Apr 07, 2012
Apr 07, 2012
 
13 Treasures (Thirteen Treasures, #1)
4.01
Tanya's second sight allows her to see fairies, but she wishes she couldn't; the malevolent creatures torture her whenever she tries to tell anyone ab ...more
Nov 25, 2012
Nov 25, 2012
 
Puck of Pook's Hill
3.90
When three children perform Midsummer Night's Dream three times, they accidentally open up the fairy mound behind them, but the only fairy left is Puc ...more
Dec 2012
Dec 01, 2012
 
EVENOR - Three Tales
3.86
Evenor consists of three tales written by classic Victorian fantasist George MacDonald. In 'The Wise Woman,' two different sets of parents--the king a ...more
Jan 21, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
 
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
4.20
In China, young Minli and her family live a difficult life in a village at the foot of the black Fruitless Mountain. Minli is happy anyway, particular ...more
Mar 29, 2013
Mar 29, 2013
 
The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There (Fairyland, #2)
4.17
Ever since her adventures in Fairyland, September has been on the watch for a way to return. When it happens, though, she finds a very changed place. ...more
Apr 21, 2013
Apr 21, 2013
 
The Goose Girl (The Books of Bayern, #1)
4.18
Crown Princess Ani of Kildenree has no talent for or interest in eventually ruling her country; she's shy, awkward, self-conscious, and always remembe ...more
Dec 30, 2011
Dec 30, 2011
 
The Grimm Legacy (The Grimm Legacy, #1)
3.85
When Elizabeth gets a job as a page at the NY Circulating Materials Repository--a library of objects--she keeps hearing about the mysterious "Grimm Co ...more
Apr 06, 2013
Apr 06, 2013
 
Explorer: The Hidden Doors
3.78
This is the third in the Explorer series, which gives graphic novelists a prompt from which to build a story. This time, it's hidden doors, and starts ...more
Oct 24, 2014
Oct 24, 2014
 
The Warble
3.93
This is another book that I really wanted to like (not least because I paid so much for it), but I'm sorry, it was so amateurly written I couldn't fin ...more
Mar 17, 2010
Mar 17, 2010
 
Thrice Upon a Marigold (Upon a Marigold, #3)
3.81
In the kingdom of Zandelphia-Beaurivage, everyone celebrates the birth of Princess Poppy to King Christian and Queen Marigold...except perhaps former ...more
Jul 06, 2013
Jul 06, 2013
 
Frogged
3.50
Twelve-year-old Princess Imogene has no interest in being a princess; she lacks the inclination and the beauty. None of which makes any difference whe ...more
Jul 15, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
 
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp
3.90
All is not well in the Texas Bayou Tourterelle, as raccoon scouts Bingo and J'miah find out when they hear the omninous rumble-rumble-rumble of a pack ...more
Nov 22, 2014
May 10, 2014
 
West of the Moon
3.73
**spoiler alert** In 19th century Norway, 13 year old Astri and her little sister live on a farm with their aunt and uncle; their mother is dead, and ...more
Jul 07, 2014
Jul 07, 2014
 
The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland - For a Little While (Fairyland, #0.5)
3.86
In the Fairyland series, the heroine September's most implacable enemy is Fairyland's sometime ruler, the Duchess (I think that was her title--been a ...more
Apr 19, 2014
Nov 15, 2013
 
Once Upon a Cool Motorcycle Dude
4.12
A girl and a boy, assigned to write a fairy tale, come up with distinctly different plots; the girl’s story is about a princess losing her ponies to a ...more
not set
Aug 10, 2009
 
King and King
3.74
The aging queen is tired of ruling, so insists that her son marry and take over the throne. She invites princess after princess, but the prince sees n ...more
not set
Aug 12, 2009
 
The Perilous Gard
4.09
This book, based on the Tam Lin legend and set at the time of Queen Elizabeth, is one of the best books I've ever read. What I loved so much about it ...more
not set
Aug 09, 2009
 
Boy Meets Boy
3.86
A wonderful YA fairytale about falling in love and screwing up and trying to fix it, in a utopian town where the quarterback is also the homecoming qu ...more
not set
Aug 07, 2009
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