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Harper, Benjamin

Summary: When the young witch, Princess Swampelina, loses her wand in the bog, a beautiful (ugh!) butterfly offers to retrieve it if she will be his friend, but after avoiding him the princess soon finds the butterfly helpful and even rather fun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, an imprint of Capstone 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FAR

Funk, Josh

Summary: Jack is not fond of the bossy narrator of his fairy tale! When Jack is told to trade his beloved cow Bessie for some magic beans, throw the beans out the window, climb the ENORMOUS beanstalk that sprouts overnight, and steal from a GIANT, he decides this fairy tale is getting out of control. In fact, he doesn't want to follow the story line at all. Who says Jack needs to enter a life of daring,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FUN

Summary: An anthology of folktales from the Pacific Islands reimagined with a modern twist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iron Circus Comics 2021

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Summary: Retells the Disney version of the tale of the beautiful princess whose lips were red as blood, skin was white as snow, and hair was black as ebony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Western Pub. Co. 1984

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1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE WAL

Elya, Susan Middleton

Summary: El prìcipe knows this girl is the one for him. But, as usual, his mother doesn't agree. The queen has a secret test in mind to see if this girl is really a princesa. But the prince might just have a sneaky plan, too ... Readers will be enchanted by this Latino twist on the classic story, and captivated by the vibrant art inspired by the culture of Peru. -- From dust jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2017

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1 available in New Youth Materials, Call number: JE ELY

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1 available in Juvenile World Languages, Call number: JE SPANISH ELY

De la Cruz, Melissa

Summary: "Tossed back into the not-so-familiar fairy-tale world of Never After, Filomena Jefferson-Cho and her friends set off on another adventure . . . this time in search of Cinderella's glass slipper. Or rather, glass slippers. It turns out the classic story of Cinderella is full of lies-starting with how Cinderella herself is far from the innocent heroine everyone thinks she is. She's manipulative...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2022

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Weiss, Bobbi J. G.

Summary: In this tale as old as time, Belle is held prisoner in a castle owned by a beast and must help him learn how to be kind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 DIS

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

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

Shurtliff, Liesl.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Rump has never known his full name - his mother died before she could tell him. So all his life he's been teased and bullied for his half-a-name. But when he finds an old spinning wheel, his luck seems to change. For Rump discovers he can spin straw into gold. "Magical" gold.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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4 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SHU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SHU

Calonita, Jen

Summary: "Princess Devin didn't come to Royal Academy for fame, glory, or a crown. All she's ever wanted is to be a Magical Creature Caretaker. Just when Devin gets up the courage to ask about following her passion, disaster strikes. The evil Rumplestiltskin and Alva cast a curse that nearly destroys Enchantasia, a new villain is on the rise, and the students of Royal Academy find they now have to share...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Young Readers 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CAL

Oyeyemi, Helen

Summary: "The prize-winning, bestselling author of Boy, Snow, Bird and What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours returns with a bewitching and inventive novel. Influenced by the mysterious place gingerbread holds in classic children's stories, beloved novelist Helen Oyeyemi invites readers into a delightful tale of a surprising family legacy, in which the inheritance is a recipe. Perdita Lee may appear to be your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OYE

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OYE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC OYE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Oyeyemi 2019

Summary: An illustrated collection of twenty stories from many Celtic regions, including "The Battle of the Birds, "Finn MacCool and the Scotch Giant," and "The Ship that Went to America."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1999

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fairytales Celtic

Valentino, Serena.

Summary: Sometimes it's all a matter of the choices we make ... What choices did Snow White's stepmother, the Wicked Queen, make that would turn her so evil she would want to cut out her step-daughter's heart? Does it have something to do with the man in the magic mirror? And who is he, really?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2009

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Braun, Eric

Summary: In this You Choose adventure Little Red Riding Hood can be a girl in an urban park, a boy in the middle of a war, or the more traditional girl in the forest--the choice is up to the reader.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2016

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

Gunderson, Jessica

Summary: This You Choose adventure is told from three different perspectives--White Snow is a secret agent in Good Prince's army, looking for a computer with secret codes for a bomb; Mrs. White desperately searches for her runaway daughter Snow; and Charming, towed by his seven loyal sleddogs, goes to rescue his friend and mentor Meteorologist Snow-White, who is trapped in a raging blizzard in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

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Mahoney, Jerry

Summary: While eleven-year-old Maddie McMatthew's stepbrother Holden has been a little more tolerable since their first adventure, at the Halloween party he breaks another fairy tale by saying Beauty would never have fallen for the ugly Beast--and once again the two children find themselves sucked into another story and faced with having to set things right if they want to get home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC MAH

Mlynowski, Sarah

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Summary: On their fifth trip through the magic mirror, siblings Abby and Jonah find themselves in the story of Rapunzel--and they set out to free her from her tower, reunite her with her parents, and give the story a completely happy ending.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Rusu, Meredith

Summary: A retelling of the classic story emphasizing the role of trust. With questions and educational guidelines for parents and educators.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic 2020

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

Summary: "An anthology of African folktales playfully interpreted by modern cartoonists."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iron Circus Comics 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 398.2 GIR

Colfer, Chris

Summary: Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, twins Alex and Conner leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2012

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Tulien, Sean

Summary: Three clever billy goats find themselves trapped in a video game, confronting the Hillside Castle run by a monster troll--and they have to use their new superpowers to get past the castle to the green field of grass, and lunch.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FAR

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

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