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Rags & Bones: New Twists on Timeless Tales Melissa Marr

Rags & Bones: New Twists on Timeless Tales

Melissa Marr

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ISBN : 9781478979425
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11 pages
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The best writers of our generation retell the classics.Literature is filled with sexy, deadly, and downright twisted tales. In this collection, award-winning and bestselling authors reimagine their favorite classic stories, ones that have inspired,MoreThe best writers of our generation retell the classics.Literature is filled with sexy, deadly, and downright twisted tales. In this collection, award-winning and bestselling authors reimagine their favorite classic stories, ones that have inspired, awed, and enraged them- ones that have become ingrained in modern culture- and ones that have been too long overlooked. They take these stories and boil them down to their bones, and then reassemble them for a new generation of readers.Todays most acclaimed authors use their own unique styles to rebuild these twelve timeless stories:Sir Edmund Spensers The Faerie Queene - Saladin AhmedW. W. Jacobss The Monkeys Paw - Kelley ArmstrongJoseph Sheridan Le Fanus Carmilla - Holly BlackSleeping Beauty - Neil GaimanThe Brothers Grimms Rumpelstiltskin - Kami GarciaKate Chopins The Awakening - Melissa MarrRudyard Kiplings The Man Who Would Be King - Garth NixHenry Jamess The Jolly Corner - Tim PrattE. M. Forsters The Machine Stops - Carrie RyanHorace Walpoles The Castle of Otranto - Margaret StohlWilliam Seabrooks The Caged White Werewolf of the Saraban - Gene WolfeNathaniel Hawthornes The Birth-Mark - Rick YanceyAnd six illustrations by Charles Vess