A new version of an older story. Sometimes, a fairy tale or myth may be reimagined with a modernized setting or retold from a minor character's perspective.

Pride and Premeditation (Jane Austen Murder Mystery, #1)
Malice (Malice Duology #1)
These Feathered Flames (These Feathered Flames, #1)
In Deeper Waters
Hana Khan Carries On
Go the Distance
Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava, #4)
Anna K: Away (Anna K, #2)
Curse of the Wolf King (Entangled with Fae #1)
The Light of the Midnight Stars
Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls
The Glass Slipper (Cinderella, #3)
The Gilded Girl
A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3)
The Wife Upstairs
A Deal with the Elf King (Married to Magic, #1)
The Mystery Princess: A Retelling of Cinderella (Return to the Four Kingdoms, #2)
To Kill a Kingdom
A Curse So Dark and Lonely (Cursebreakers, #1)
Legendborn (Legendborn, #1)
A Thousand Ships
These Violent Delights (These Violent Delights, #1)
The Moonfire Bride (Of Candlelight and Shadows #1)
Cinderella Is Dead
That Girl, Darcy by James RamosAn Assembly Such as This by Pamela AidanDarcy's Voyage by Kara LouiseThese Three Remain by Pamela AidanMr. Darcy's Diary by Amanda Grange
Inspired by Pride and Prejudice
552 books — 334 voters

Truth in the Dark by Amy LaneDuck! by Kim DareCinder by Marie SextonScarlet and the White Wolf by Kirby CrowBrute by Kim Fielding
Best Gay books based on fairytales
236 books — 401 voters
Beauty by Robin McKinleyLord of Scoundrels by Loretta ChaseBeastly by Alex FlinnWhen Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa JamesLover Awakened by J.R. Ward
Beauty and the Beast
588 books — 1,858 voters

Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevineCinder by Marissa MeyerBeastly by Alex FlinnPrincess Academy by Shannon HaleThe Goose Girl by Shannon Hale
YA Modern Retellings
406 books — 826 voters
Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson LevineCinder by Marissa MeyerBeauty by Robin McKinleyPrincess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day GeorgeBeastly by Alex Flinn
YA Fairy Tale Retellings
227 books — 314 voters

Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
Cress (The Lunar Chronicles, #3)
The Wrath and the Dawn (The Wrath and the Dawn, #1)
Winter (The Lunar Chronicles, #4)
A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #1)
Cruel Beauty
A Curse So Dark and Lonely (Cursebreakers, #1)
To Kill a Kingdom
The Song of Achilles

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