#retellings

3 Great Orpheus and Eurydice Retellings in YA

Explore the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice in these three YA retellings!

9 Under-the-Radar Fairytale and Folktale Retellings

Check out these under-the-radar fairytale and folktale retellings, including little known works like This Strange Way of Dying: Stories of Magic, Desire and the Fantastic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia.

8 LGBTQ+ Mythology Books For Your Representation Needs

These LGBT mythology books spin old, familiar tales of myth, folklore, and religion into fresh takes that offer queer representation.

Folktales, Myths and Legends: 10 Middle Grade Mythology Novels

Are you a fan of the Percy Jackson books? These 10 middle grade mythology books will enchant you with their legends, leaving you wanting much more.

11 Swoonworthy Romantic Shakespeare Retellings

Find remixes of Shakespeare's canonical love stories, with these romantic Shakespeare retellings by contemporary authors.

QUIZ: Which Shakespeare Retelling Should You Read?

Celebrate the Bard with this Shakespeare Retelling Quiz, and we'll give you a book to read based on a classic Shakespeare play!

6 Sapphic Shakespeare Retellings

Looking for some Shakespearean tales with a focus on queer women? Check out these excellent Sapphic Shakespeare retellings.

7 Books of Folkloric Fiction

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

10 Fantastically Fierce Books Like CIRCE By Madeline Miller

Want more books like CIRCE? We've got young adult and adult titles to satisfy your desire to read more books inspired by classics.

5 Contemporary Novels Inspired By PETER PAN

Take flight with these contemporary novels inspired by Peter Pan and enjoy new takes on Pan, Captain Hook, Neverland, and more.

3 on a YA Theme: YA Shakespeare Retellings

Celebrate William Shakespeare's birthday on April 23 with these three YA Shakespeare retellings of some of his most famous plays!

6 Diverse Jane Austen Retellings

22 Nutcracker Retellings For Children, Teens, and Adults

These Nutcracker retellings reimagine ETA Hoffman's classic ballet into stories perfect for all ages from toddlers through teens and adults!

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.

100 Must-Read Fairytale Retellings For Adults And YA Readers

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.