Michelle McLaughlin

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in Paducah, Kentucky, The United States
May 23

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Michelle McLaughlin, also known as Michelle Speed, is the co-founder of The McLaughlin Group and the author and editor of the series Fairy Tales the World Over. In addition, she writes books about specific legends and themes in fairy tales, and edits anthologies of classic works, both fiction and non-fiction.

There are currently eight books in the Fairy Tales the World Over series: The Emerald Fairy Book, The Amethyst Fairy Book, The Diamond Fairy Book, The Ruby Fairy Book, The Topaz Fairy Book, The Pearl Fairy Book, The Moonstone Fairy Book, and The Sapphire Fairy Book.

Michelle lives in Denton, Texas with her three cats Neptune, Clementine, and Prunesquallor. She is a librarian at a junior college and enjoys cross-stitching.

Average rating: 3.33 · 24 ratings · 5 reviews · 13 distinct works
Creation Myths and Tales of...

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Changeling Legends from the...

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The Emerald Fairy Book (Fai...

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Captured by Fairies: Folk T...

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The Diamond Fairy Book (Fai...

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32524 Once Upon A Fairy Tale — 392 members — last activity Aug 23, 2018 06:51AM
For lovers of fairy tales, fairy tale retellings, and books based on fairy tales and myth.
30527 Into the Forest — 1447 members — last activity 8 hours, 5 min ago
A group to discuss the fairy and folk tales, world mythologies, mythic fiction, magical realism fiction, and monsters. Of course, we also discuss rete ...more



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