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RETELLINGS

8 Novels That Put a Twist On Your Favorite Fairytales

8 Novels That Put a Twist On Your Favorite Fairytales

Disney’s latest animated hit, Frozen, offers eye-popping animation, but the plot will be familiar to anyone who knows their fairytales—it’s based on Hans Christian Anderson’s 1845 story The Snow Queen (though there’s no pop culture–savvy snowman in the original…sorry). Putting […]

by × January 6, 2014 ×

FANGIRLING

The Best Time I Wrote an Author a Fan Letter

The Best Time I Wrote an Author a Fan Letter

Sometimes a one-sided conversation with a book just isn’t enough. Here are a few tales of epistolary encounters (or not) with our literary idols: When I was 14, a children’s librarian recommended my dad pass along a copy of Francesca […]

by × December 16, 2013 ×