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Across the Tasman 4: Gavin Bishop

Author-illustrator Gavin Bishop’s long and very successful career has made him one of New Zealand’s most well-known creators of children’s books, both nationally and internationally. He has published more than 70 books, been translated into eight languages and won many awards. 1,594 more words

Book Talk

Rapunzel

Basic Plot Summary: A man steals some rampion from a witch’s garden and the witch forces him to give her the baby his wife is carrying. 889 more words

Fairy Tales

ENG 181 Course Description

ENG 181: Journeying through Faerie

What does Adventure Time have to do with Chaucer? How did we get from Gawain and the Green Knight to Finn and Jake? 157 more words

Education

Scheherazade's Ending

Omnibus in foro S.P.D.

Its been a while since reading the  tales of Scheherazade, but what always fascinated me was that she used her wit to survive.  290 more words

Writing

My Melody: Sanrio's Little Red Riding Hood (and How She's Taking Over My Life)

I’m sure you’ve heard of Hello Kitty, and possibly how she’s actually a British schoolgirl (if you haven’t then read that article, and prepare to gawp with incredulity for at least 10 minutes). 586 more words

Fairy Tales

Circuits and Slippers: An Anthology Review

I’ve been given the opportunity over the last several weeks to work with some of the writers from Circuits and Slippers to promote the anthology, and now, I have the pleasure of telling you my thoughts on the collection as a whole. 317 more words

Book Review

She Makes Her World Beautiful 

​You remember the moment when you held her in your arms for the first time. She was soft as rose-petals… innocent… immaculate. You felt your heart brimming with love for her when she was born and you first saw her… My little Sister… My Daughter… My Fairy… you proclaimed. 175 more words