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Summary: These 27 world-famous fairy tales have inspired countless adaptations in many languages and all public media and have, for millions of people, become an integral part of childhood. Included are such favorites as "Hansel and Gretel," "The Brave Little Tailor," "Cinderella," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Sleeping Beauty," and "Snow White" as well as less familiar ones: "The Danced-Out Shoes," "The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications, Inc. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 438.4 GRI

Summary: This collection contains some of the most timeless and enchanting folk and fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2016

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2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD GRI

Summary: Retells the story of a beautiful princess who promises an ugly frog, when her golden ball falls into a deep well, that he can live with her and become her playmate if he returns her ball, in a text with die-cut pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michael Neugebauer Publishing Ltd. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398 GRI

Tan, Shaun

Summary: Selection and adaptation of seventy-five Grimm's fairy tales, as translated by Jack Zipes, and newly illustrated by Shaun Tan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 398 TAN

Contents: Frog prince -- Faithful John -- Six Swans -- Singing, soaring lark -- God's food -- Raven -- King of the golden mountain -- Golden bird -- Knoist and his three sons -- Golden goose -- Donkey cabbages -- Juniper tree -- Jorinda and Joringel -- Three little men in the wood -- Maid of Brakel -- Brother and Sister -- Goose-girl -- Cinderella -- Water of life -- Table the Ass and the Stick --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Easton Press 1980

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Grimm, Jacob

Summary: A collection of fourteen fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm, including "The Donkey," "The Mongoose," "Iron John," and "Jorinda and Joringel."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 1986

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 GRI

Guillain, Charlotte.

Summary: A simplified version of the familiar fairy tale featuring a cat who imprisons a beautiful young rat in a tower, where she secretly meets a handsome prince. Includes a note on the history of the tale.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree 2014

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE GUI

Guillain, Charlotte.

Summary: A simplified version of the familiar fairy tale featuring a cobra snake who helps a young squirrel turn acorns into gold for the king on the condition that she will give him her first baby squirrel. Includes a note on the history of the tale.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree 2014

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE GUI

Summary: Twenty-seven fairy tales including many well-known stories and such lesser-known tales as "The Juniper Tree," "Many-Fur," and "Brother Gaily."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 GRI

Gag, Wanda

Summary: An illustrated collection of sixteen tales, including "Hansel and Gretel" and "Rapunzel."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 GAG

Summary: A collection of nineteen of the darkest stories from the Grimm collection of German fairy tales, containing elements that have frequently been removed in other versions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 GRI

Alperin, Mara

Summary: Presents an adaptation of the tale in which a poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tiger Tales 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ALP

Guillain, Charlotte.

Summary: A simplified version of the familiar tale featuring a little duckling who meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her grandmother. Includes a note on the history of the tale.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree 2013

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Grimm, Jacob

Summary: A poor child who possesses nothing but the clothes on her back gives everything away to others who are suffering and receives a reward from the heavens.

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Publisher / Publication Date: North-South 2018

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Summary: 19th-century "folklore collectors" Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm are con artists. They perform exorcisms of "evil enchantments" (for a healthy fee) while wandering about in French-occupied Germany during the Napoleonic wars. Wilhelm is a swashbuckling cad with an answer for everything, while Jacob is a dreamer who looks at life through fairytale-tinted spectacles. When French Gen. Delatombe gets wise...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dimension Home Video 2005

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1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY BRO

Thornton, Randy

Summary: Retells the story of a princess who escapes her wicked stepmother by hiding out in the home of seven hospitable dwarfs.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE SNO

Isadora, Rachel.

Summary: A retelling, set in Africa, of the story of twelve princesses who dance secretly all night long and how their secret is eventually discovered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 ISA

Gunderson, Jessica

Summary: Retells the classic German version of the fairy tale of a girl and a wolf, along with similar tales from Italy and Taiwan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: In this Southwestern version of Rumplestiltskin, Rosalinda is in debt to the strange little snake man Rattlestiltskin after he teaches her how to make tortillas so light they float in the air, but can she outsmart the trickster and keep her freedom?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WestWinds Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Piumini, Roberto.

Summary: A beautiful young princess is cursed with a hundred years of sleep, and she can only be awakened by a prince. Bright illustrations and colorful language come together in a retelling of this classic tale.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 PIU

Pullman, Philip

Summary: Two centuries ago, Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published the first volume of Children's and Household Tales. Now Philip Pullman, one of the most accomplished authors of our time, makes us fall in love all over again with the immortal tales of the Brothers Grimm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 PUL

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 PUL

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.2 Pullman 2012

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Summary: Twenty tales collected from German folklore and immortalized by the brothers Grimm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Press 1973

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 GRIM

Tatar, Maria

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 398.21 TAT

Summary: A prince's domineering mother insists on an unusual test to find a true princess.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Starmaker II, LCC 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV PRI

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