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The Emperor's New Clothes

Basic Plot Summary: A vain emperor who values fine clothes is tricked by two men who promise him the most beautiful and amazing suit which will appear invisible to anyone who is stupid or unfit for their position. 831 more words

Fairy Tales

Fairy Tale Friday: A Cheerful Temper

This fairy tale is all about a character that inherits their cheerful temper from their father who was a cheerful chap. The character’s father was a hearse driver, so could have easily not been cheery. 115 more words

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Book Review:: Stars Above - Marissa Meyer

Date started: September 18, 2016

Date ended: September 22, 2016 

Stars: ★★★

I was a little disappointed with this collection. Yes, after finishing Winter it was nice to delve back into  305 more words


Book Review: The Swineherd

Book Title: The Swineherd   

Book Author: Hans Christian Andersen

Source: Free for Kindle on Amazon

Rating: 5 Dragon Paws 

It is free for download, beautiful illustrations by Heinrich Lefler. 88 more words


The Little Mermaid

Basic Plot Summary: A mermaid princess goes to the surface on her 15th birthday and falls in love with a prince she sees on a ship. 745 more words

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The Little Merman

Everyone outside of Denmark has their image of the Disney mermaid but, in reality, the little mermaid is quite different. Mostly, tourists find her to be much smaller than they expected. 66 more words


The Nightingale

Basic Plot Summary: The Emperor of China hears that the nightingale’s song is the most beautiful thing in his kingdom and he asks someone to bring the bird to him. 551 more words

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