By Adam Gidwitz
Hansel and Gretel stroll out in their personal tale and into 8 different vintage Grimm (and Grimm-inspired) fairy stories. An irreverent, witty narrator leads us via encounters with witches, warlocks, dragons, and the satan himself. because the siblings roam a wooded area brimming with menacing foes, they examine the real tale at the back of the well-known stories, in addition to how you can take cost in their destinies and create their very own fortunately ever after. simply because as soon as upon a time, fairy stories have been awesome.
Unlike any children's publication I've ever learn. [It] holds as much as a number of rereadings, just like the vintage i feel it's going to end up to be." - New York occasions booklet Review
"An audacious debut that's depraved clever and depraved funny." - Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Addictively compelling." - School Library Journal, starred review
"Charming and artistic . . . the right haunted book." - The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
"One of the year's most sensible children's books." - The Virginian-Pilot
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My brother had his little problem again. A tornado swept up all of my books. So . . why don’t you believe me? ” – The End – Davide Cali is an author, illustrator, and cartoonist who has published more than 40 books, including I Can’t Wait, The Bear with the Sword, The Enemy, What is This Thing Called Love, and A Dad Who Measures Up. He lives in Paris, France. Benjamin Chaud has illustrated more than 60 books. He is the author and illustrator of The Bear’s Song, and he is the illustrator of the Pomelo series.
He lives in Die, France. WHEN TO USE THIS BOOK: Whenever you haven’t finished your homework. CAUTION: Each excuse may only be used once.
He lives in Paris, France. Benjamin Chaud has illustrated more than 60 books. He is the author and illustrator of The Bear’s Song, and he is the illustrator of the Pomelo series. He lives in Die, France. WHEN TO USE THIS BOOK: Whenever you haven’t finished your homework. CAUTION: Each excuse may only be used once.
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