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Rapunzel is Dead is a vibrant collection of stories by Africa’s younger writers from ages six to seventeen. Short Story Day Africa has assembled the best seventeen stories from their 2013 competition. Illustrations by Cat Hellisen, author of When the Sea is Rising Red, with a foreword by Tiah Beautement.

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Published January 6th 2014 by Short Story Day AFrica
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Jared Shurin
Jan 12, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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Creative and fun, funny and charming and very thoughtful - a collection of stories inspired by traditional fairy tales and written by children from 6 to 17. It is great to see how these old stories still have life in them, and even better to see the talented writers on the horizon.
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A Short Story Day Africa Project we produced from the best entries from the 2013 competition for younger writers.
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A pleasure to work on this project. Impressed with the enthusiasm and creativity of coming out of the next generation of writers.
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Tiah Marie Beautement is an American-Brit and the author of two novels, including the award nominated This Day (2014, Modjaji) and numerous short stories. She is the managing editor of the The Single Story Foundation’s journal, teaches writing to all ages, and freelances for a variety of publications including the Sunday Times and FunDza. In her spare time she has been spotted riding horses and as ...more

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