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Retellings

a thematic literature anthology

by Marlene B. Clarke

  • 344 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Modern -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature -- Collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementM.B. Clarke, A.G. Clarke.
    GenreCollections.
    ContributionsClarke, Arlene G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN701 .C55 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 1445, [96] p. :
    Number of Pages1445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3689003M
    ISBN 100072414693
    LC Control Number2003056161
    OCLC/WorldCa52477277

    The Beast and the Beauty (Reversed Retellings Book 2) - Kindle edition by Ling, Aya. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Beast and the Beauty (Reversed Retellings Book /5(30).   That’s why I love retellings like Falling for Hamlet, where we get to see all that Ophelia could have been behind the scenes. In this modern-day retelling, Ophelia is the beautiful blonde girlfriend to the verbally abusive, slightly crazy Prince : Jenny Kawecki.

      An own voices anthology of retellings of East & South Asian myths, fairytales, and folklore. This gorgeous book includes stories set in both modern-day and fantasy worlds and is full of beautiful, engaging, funny, haunting writing. Descendant of the Crane by Joan HeAuthor: Christine Hoxmeier.   You already know that fairy tale retellings have been a part of storytelling culture for thousands of years. When you think of the genre, you might immediately land on The Brothers Grimm or Hans Author: Kerri Jarema.

    If you’re lost in the great world of Shakespeare retellings, the 11 novels below—both recent and not-so-recent—are some of the standouts. From a circus-going, magic-wielding Romeo and Juliet to a hilariously astute and fetal Hamlet (yep, you read that right), these books are as varied and entertaining as the man who inspired them.   Retellings are such an interesting book genre. If you think of it just know the story is a retelling is kind of spoiler-y. It also runs the risk of being some one boring or been there and done that -ish. On the other hand when a retelling is done well, it can be amazing! While .


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books — 1, voters Fairy Tale Retellings: Hidden Gems. books — voters Best retellings of Beauty and the Beast. books — voters. This list of the best retellings of classic books includes a variety of genres and novels, so you may just find something new that piques your interest.

Pride and Prejudice retellings have the most options, but you’ll also find retellings of Jane Austen’s other novels, Retellings book Women, Peter Pan, and more. Fairy Tale Retellings genre: new releases and popular books, including So This is Love by Elizabeth Lim, Sword in the Stars by Amy Rose Capetta, Looking.

Peter Pan Retellings. Books retelling J.M Barrie's Peter Pan. Score. A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who Retellings book voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Retellings of the classic fairy tale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked Retellings book book.

This list of must-read fairytale retellings for adults and YA readers is sponsored by Everywhere You Want to Be by Christina June, Blink YA Books.

From author Christina June comes a new young adult novel, Everywhere You Want to Be, a modern retelling of the Red Riding Hood : Margaret Kingsbury. The book is Benincasa’s second (her first is the memoir Agorafabulous!: Dispatches From My Bedroom) and her first novel, and it creatively reimagines the world of The Great Gatsby  in a.

Fun Fact #3: There are 40 classic lit retellings, 74 fairy tale retellings, 30 mythology retellings and 18 Shakespeare retellings. Fun Fact #4: The author featured most times on this list is Cameron Dokey with 5 books.

Fun Fact #5: This chart took about 4 months of planning and research, 4 weeks of designing and 8 hours to compose the actual.

With the propensity to have such an impact on modern readers, retellings of the classics have surged in popularity in recent years, driving authors from Margaret Atwood to Val McDermid to participate in projects to bring classics from Shakespeare and Jane Austen to new audiences. Here’s our edit of the best modern retellings of classic literature.

> 18 Classic Book Retellings. 18 Classic Book Retellings. Posted on February 2, February 5, by Kirsten. Recently, I’ve seen a lot of classic books being rewritten, retold, or modernized.

I suppose it’s a similar trend to that in the movie industry – ’s A Star is Born is, what, the 4th remake. Clueless was a favorite movie. 42+ [Hand Picked] Popular Books On Retellings. Discover the list of some best books written on Retellings by popular award winning authors. These book on topic Retellings highly popular among the readers worldwide.

CHECK IT OUT. Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi Rating: /5. McLemore’s latest book is a retelling of “The Red Shoes” and follows two timelines: Strasburg, where a fever causes women to dance to death and incites accusations of witchcraft, and modern day, when Rosella finds a pair of red shoes that make her dance uncontrollably, right to a descendant of the family accused of causing the fever Author: Tirzah Price.

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This witty modernized tale is an entertaining commentary on class, marriage, and cultural trends. William Shakespeare’s work has permeated nearly every corner of literature, from retellings and adaptations to books that revolve around the study or performance of Shakespeare’s works.

The YA field is no exception, and today we’ve rounded up some of the best YA Shakespeare retellings—books that take Shakespeare’s characters or plots and give them Author: Tirzah Price. 50 Classic Mythology Retellings: For Her Dark Skin by Percival Everett.

Percival Everett has written over 20 novels, xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths by Kate Bernheimer Neverhome by Laird Hunt. Set during the Civil War, Ash leaves her husband Galatea by Madeline Miller. So if you decide to Author: Sarah Ullery.

The Modern Retellings Book List. Classics never get old. Find your favorite stories behind Pride and Prejudice, Rebecca, and King Lear, among others, retold by contemporary authors. The Cake House by Latifah Salom. Buy now from your favorite retailer: Buy. Contemporary authors have been publishing their retellings for years, often introducing diverse casts of characters to traditionally white tales.

The first book Author: Frannie Jackson. Till Midnight (Reversed Retellings Book 1) - Kindle edition by Ling, Aya. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Till Midnight (Reversed Retellings Book 1).4/5(44).

8 Retellings Of Classic Books Out In That Are Just Too Good To Miss And retellings can really stretch the scope of the original books by exploring different points of view and modern day Author: Melissa Ragsdale.

5 Peter Pan Retellings We Love. by Jenny Kawecki / Febru at am And even though we’d probably read any Peter Pan–themed book, the combo of the fun-loving Finn with the novel’s darker themes puts this one near the top of our list. Tiger Lily. Paperback $Author: Jenny Kawecki. Pretty amazing things, or at least that's what happens in this collection of the best Pride and Prejudice book adaptations.

Even if you're a die-hard fan of Author: Sadie Trombetta.An immersive fantasy world with memorable characters, Aya Ling's Reversed Retellings is a worthy addition to a fantasy-lovers reading list. The Cursed Prince is a great ending to a compelling trilogy/5(12).