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Book Recommendation: Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marillier

Fairy tales, Romanian folklore, and enchanted frogs come together in Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marillier which was published by Knopf in 2007. In this retelling of “The Twelve Dancing Princesses,” a young woman must accept change in her life as she travels from her world to the fairies’ Dancing Glade in the Other Kingdom. 404 more words

Confessions Of A Bookworm

Book Tour: Midnight Sisters by Sarah E. Boucher

Friends and Fairy Tale Lovers!  I am delighted to share with you today a wondrous fairy tale novel by the illustrious  Sarah E. Boucher: Midnight Sisters!   773 more words

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Fairy tales: what’s not to love? Or hate?

Some say fairy tales embody universal tropes that pass along the most basic traditions of social information and behavior— 1,664 more words


December Calendar

It’s the last of the calendars for 2016. But there will be more next year!

For now, however, we’ll take the year out with the Twelve Dancing Princesses. 313 more words


The Twelve Dancing Princesses by Alison Jay

Alison Jay gives us another retelling of the German folktale recorded by the Brothers Grimm in 1812, The Twelve Dancing Princesses. 

As the story goes, once upon a time there was a King with twelve daughters. 81 more words

Book Reviews

Princess of the Midnight Ball by Jessica Day George

RATING: 3.5/5

BLURB: “As the crown princess, Rose is never without a dance partner. She and her eleven sisters are treated to beautiful gowns, slippers and dances at party after party in their father’s palace. 467 more words

The Beanstalk and the Shoes

Once upon a time, in a far away land, a king was facing a rather perplexing problem. The shoes of his twelve daughters had holes in them every morning, despite the fact that their bedroom door was locked every night! 1,053 more words