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The Wild Swans/The Six Swans Retellings

This list is for retellings of The Wild Swans, The Six Swans, and The Twelve Brothers, as well as various similar fairy tales. Though not all exactly alike, The Wild Swans by Hans Christian Andersen and The Six Swans and The Twelve Brothers by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm are all similar tales of brothers who are turned into birds and must be saved by their sister.
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message 1: by Libbie Hawker (new)

Libbie Hawker (L.M. Ironside) Such a cool idea for stories...I'm not familiar with the original stories at all. I'll have to read the originals and then delve into some of these retellings.


message 2: by Holly (new)

Holly L.M. - if you haven't found them already, you can read these fairy tales online! :]

http://www.andersen.sdu.dk/vaerk/hers...
http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/au...
http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/grimm009.html


message 3: by Libbie Hawker (new)

Libbie Hawker (L.M. Ironside) Awesome -- thank you!


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