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FREE LIST of Fractured Fairy Tales~ Kids love these classic fairy tales with a twist. They are stories that spin off the well-known versions of classic fairy tales, and they are usually extremely clever and fun. Great for reading them to elementary student so they can compare/contrast the similarities and differences between the stories they already know, and the ones we read together.
This short book (only 159 pages), which takes place in the 1840s but seems very modern, has three main characters -- a young woman, Catherine Sloper, her father, Dr. Austin Sloper, and her suitor, Morris Townsend. And what fascinating, multi-layered, flawed characters they are.