#fairytales

Once Upon A Time There Were 8 LGBTQ+ Fairytales From 2020

Check out these 8 LGBTQ+ fairytales from 2020 for a queer once upon a time, from a new Anna-Marie McLemore to a Black Cinderella who smashes the patriarchy.

Why Are The Same Fairytales Retold Again And Again?

Six authors discuss the cyclical magic of fairytales and the problematic influence of Western media on fairytale retellings.

What If The Little Mermaid Learned Sign Language? Thoughts About Fairytales and Disability

An analysis of disability in fairytales, from disability memoirs, THE WITCHER, and PET. Can disability stories in fairytales be used to transform society?

7 Books of Folkloric Fiction

These seven books of folkloric fiction take their inspiration from mythology and folktales from all over the world.

Feminist Fairytales For Children That Teach Modern Values

Fairytales don't need to be sexist. In fact, in the hands of the right storyteller, fairytales for children can be feminist and reflect modern values.

Quiz: What Should Be Your Next Fairytale Read?

Want to read some fairytale novels but can't figure out which one to read next? Take this fairytale quiz to find your next book!

10 Dark Fairytale Books for Young Adults

Not all fairytale books are like Disney movies. These 10 dark fairytale books for young adults are as disturbing and dark as the originals.

8 YA Authors on the Fairytales and Myths They Want to See Adapted

Renee Ahdieh, Marissa Meyer, and six other YA fantasy authors discuss the stories they want to see more fairytale retellings about.

10 Sexy Celebrities Reading Children’s Books

Cool Bookish Places: Storybook Forest