A sexy, contemporary and inspired retelling of the classic fairy tales. Complete with beautiful illustrations, this is a collection to treasure!
'This is not your Disney fairy tale. It is much, much better' Wilder's Book Review
Snow White, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty - stories you love, and that we all think we know . . .
. . . but what about the secrets hidden within them? Why would a prince fall in love with a woman in a coffin? Why would a queen try so hard to poison her step-daughter? And what is a fairy Godmother's real motivation?
Turn the page, and discover these classic fairy stories, told the way they always should have been . . .
This collection includes the award-winning novella BEAUTY, as well as the superb novellas POISON and CHARM.
'Brilliantly subverts the classic fairy tale'
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Read by Katie Scarfe
(p) Orion Publishing Group 2013
Whatever genre she's working in, Pinborough is well worth keeping an eye on - SFX
Pinborough really knows how to drag the reader into her books. Tightly written, tightly plotted and highly entertaining
Few writers blend mystery and the supernatural as well as Sarah Pinborough, but there are none who do it better. Quite, quite brilliant
Pinborough's stories have resonance. She understands how people tick. I always trust the ride, because I know I'll wind up someplace good
Sarah Pinborough is the Number One bestselling author of Behind Her Eyes, as well as two dozen adult and YA novels. Her gothic thrillers Mayhem and Murder, and the critically acclaimed novella The Language of Dying, are published by Jo Fletcher Books. She is also a screenwriter who has written for the BBC and has several original television projects in development.
You can follow her on Twitter @sarahpinborough