Top Ten Tuesday: Fairy Tale Retellings


This Top Ten Tuesday is seriously right up my alley. I LOVE FAIRY TALE RETELLINGS! I have read dozens of retellings–not just limited to fairy tales–and I usually enjoy them. So, let’s get on with it. Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week there is a new topic and this week’s topic is: Ten Fairytale Retellings I’ve Read

1) The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer – Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Snow White

2) The Cruel Beauty Universe by Rosamund Hodge – Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella (Novella), Red Riding Hood

3) Fairy Tale Retellings by Jackson Pearce – (all set in the same universe with some characters slightly overlapping) Red Riding Hood, The Snow Queen, Hansel and Gretel, The Little Mermaid

4) Timeless Fairy Tales series by K.M. Shea – Beauty and the Beast, The Six Swans , Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin, The Little Mermaid, Puss in Boots (comes out Aug 6)

5) The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor – Alice in Wonderland

6) Twelve Dancing Princesses series by Jessica Day George – Twelve Dancing Princesses, Cinderella, Red Riding Hood/Robin Hood

7) Entwined by Heather Dixon – Twelve Dancing Princesses

8) The Woodcutter Sisters series by Alethea Kontis – The Princess and the Frog, Rapunzel, The Six Swans

9) The Hagenheim Family series by Melanie Dickerson –  Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast

10) Splintered series by A.G. Howard – Alice in Wonderland