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587 books · 1,016 voters · list created July 2nd, 2008 by Chantel (votes) .
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message 1: by Josie (last edited Jul 15, 2008 06:49PM) (new)

Josie good stuff


message 2: by Nina (new)

Nina I agree i won't finish until next year (LOL)


message 3: by Victoria (new)

Victoria


message 4: by Diem (new)

Diem Shepard What a feast of titles! (And here I was thinking that I was fairly well-read in this genre.)


message 5: by [deleted user] (new)

These are good books but this list needs more Margo Lanagan...


message 6: by Sarah (new)

Sarah This really needs to be edited. There's tons of books on here with more than 10,000 ratings.


message 7: by Holly (new)

Holly I just removed a lot of books with 10k+ ratings.


message 8: by l. (new)

l. Deleted some of the 10K plus ones. How could someone add McKinley's Beauty? (54k+ ratings) lol


message 9: by Mohammad (new)

Mohammad Heidari hello
I like to read spiritual and enlightment books
please help me
Mohammad Heidari


message 10: by Leah (new)

Leah Great list! Whilst browsing/voting I found several that need removed because they're over the list's 10,000 ratings limit. I included their position and page number at the time of this post. Thanks!

page 1 #5 Heart's Blood
page 1 #6 The Fairy's Mistake (The Princess Tales, #1)

page 2 #137 Wildwood Dancing (Wildwood, #1)
page 2 #195 Tiger Lily

page 3 #208 Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)
page 3 #215 The Fairy Godmother (Five Hundred Kingdoms, #1)
page 3 #237 Daughter of the Forest (Sevenwaters, #1)
page 3 #237 Splintered (Splintered, #1)

page 4 #388 The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories

page 5 #409 Boy, Snow, Bird


message 11: by Phoebe (new)

Phoebe Prince Thanks for creating this.


message 12: by Rosa (last edited May 18, 2017 11:53PM) (new)

Rosa I'm going to delete some books, too. They have over 10,000 ratings.
#1: Deathless
#3: Heart's Blood
#5: The Storyteller's Daughter
#6: The Fairy's Mistake
#104: Wildwood Dancing
#149: Tiger Lily
#153: Howl's Moving Castle
#218: The Child Thief
#218: The Fairy Godmother
#221: Splintered
#225: Crimson Bound
#228: The Healer's Apprentice
#236: Ensnared
#252: Daughter of the Forest
#429: Boy, Snow, Bird


message 13: by Leah (new)

Leah Rosa, here are a few more that need deleted:

Pg 2 #181 Ash has over 20,000 ratings

Pg 3 #222 Cruel Beauty has over 45,000 ratings

Pg 5 #394 The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories has over 20,000 ratings


message 14: by T.F. (new)

T.F. I would like to add my book 'Carthick's Unfairy Tales' here. But I don't see any options for the same. Can someone tell me how I can do it.


message 15: by BookLovingLady (new)

BookLovingLady T wrote: "I would like to add my book 'Carthick's Unfairy Tales' here. But I don't see any options for the same. Can someone tell me how I can do it."

A Listopia is not meant to add your own book...


message 16: by Rosa (last edited Mar 07, 2019 10:52PM) (new)

Rosa Had to go:
#68: The Rough-Face Girl
#195: The True Story of Hansel and Gretel
#215: The Princess Test
#229: Wintersong
#231: Dragon’s Breath
#233: The Fairy’s Mistake
#252: The Shadow Queen
#336: Red Riding Hood
#412: Spindle’s End
#460: The Council of Mirrors
#460: The Healer’s Apprentice


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