new twists on your favorite fairy tales

Burke, Lynne T.
March 2006
Instructor;Mar2006, Vol. 115 Issue 6, p12
The article features some fairy tale books published in the U.S. in 2005. It presents an overview of the content of each book. Their authors and publishers are stated.


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