Once upon a time a reader decided to make an epic list of all the best fairytale retellings in the land. Other readers found this list and read the books that most captured their attention. Then they recommended those books to others, and they all lived happily ever after, reading until the end of their days.
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Seven intersectional fairy tale retellings featuring princesses of color and LGBT relationships.
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On Hans Christian Andersen's sexuality, and how he worked it into his stories.
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The NRA has released retellings of fairy tales, with guns added. Here's why that's a bad idea.