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By Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling, Tristan Ellwell

Did you ever ask yourself how the dwarves felt after Snow White ditched them for the prince? Do you typically want Cinderella hadn't been so helpless and petite? Are you prepared to listen to the Giant's viewpoint on Jack and his beanstalk? Then this can be the publication for you.

Thirteen award-winning myth and technology fiction writers provide up their types of those vintage fairy stories in addition to different favorites, together with The grotesque Duckling, Ali Baba, Hansel and Gretel, and extra. the various tales are humorous, a few are unusual, and others are darkish and hectic -- yet each one deals anything as unforeseen as a wolf on the door.

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There’s no such thing! Someone neEds to telL Jordan that. Let’s see . . a story. . I know! How the rabBit lost his tail. But rabBits have tails. They’re smalL and poOfy. That’s true. But acCording to Ojibwe legend, they used to have long, shagGy tails. Their hind legs were smalLer and straight. But alL that changed one day when a rabBit tried to help a friend. 29 One day, RabBit woke from a nap to hear his friend Fisher weEping. A fisher’s a kind of weasel. Why are you crying, Fisher? I’m going to my wedDing.

We can’t do that! Right, okay. And I guesS a silver bulLet’s out of the question. Um, yeah. HmM. . what else . . I got it! We neEd to yelL his name threE times! RealLy? That works? Kyle! Kyle! Kyle! What?! 40 Okay. . You thought I was a werewolf? WelL, you did go into the forest at night. During a fulL moOn. Your eyebrows are a bit bushy. I’m not sure what eyebrows and hamburgers have to do with it. . And you like rare hamburgers. If other animals can change shape to survive, a man could turn into a wolf, right?

Make sure you have an adult help out. Eat Like a Bird You will need: jar or cup, sand, berries, nuts, raisins, seeds, cooked spaghetti, coffee grounds, leaves, pliers, nutcracker, drinking straw, tweezers, sieve or strainer, and tape 1. Spread out the tools on one side of the table and the food on the other side. ” Cover the coffee grounds with leaves, and pretend they are insects. 2. Take each tool one at a time and try to pick up the various food items. Which tools work best with which foods?

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