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That's Not How the Story Goes!

fractured fairy tales & other stories



Young Adult
The Witch's Boy - Michael Gruber
Mira, Mirror - Mette Ivie Harrison
The Wizard, the Witch & Two Girls from Jersey - Lisa Papademetriou
Dread Locks - Neal Shusterman
Duckling Ugly - Neal Shusterman
Red Rider's Hood - Neal Shusterman

Juvenile Fiction
Magic By the Book - Nina Bernstein
The Fairy-Tale Detectives - Michael Buckley
The Unusual Suspects - Michael Buckley
The Problem Child - Michael Buckley
Once Upon a Crime - Michael Buckley
The Mysterious Collection of Dr. David Harleyson - Jean Cassels
The Magician's Boy - Susan Cooper
Inkheart - Cornelia Funke
Inkspell - Cornelia Funke
Capt. Hook: The Adventures of a Notorious Youth - J.V. Hart
Website of the Cracked Cookies - Eric A. Kimmel
Walter the Giant Storyteller's Giant Book of Giant Stories - Walter M. Mayes
Clemency Pogue: Fairy Killer - J.T. Petty
Little Red Ink Drinker - Eric Sanvoisin
The Great Good Thing: A Novel - Roderick Townley
Into the Labyrinth: A Novel - Roderick Townley
Mistress Masham's Repose - T.H. White

Picture Books
With Love, Little Red Hen - Alma Flor Ada
Each Peach Pear Plum - Janet & Allan Ahlberg
The Princesses Have a Ball - Teresa Bateman
Fox Tale Soup - Tony Bonning
Beware of the Storybook Wolves - Lauren Child
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Book? - Lauren Child
Where's the Big Bad Wolf? - Eileen Christelow
Hare and Tortoise Race to the Moon - Oliver J. Corwin
All In One Hour - Susan Stevens Crummel
Goldie Locks Has Chicken Pox - Erin Dealey
Willa and the Wind - Janice M. Del Negro
The Neat Line: Scribbling Through Mother Goose - Pamela Duncan Edwards
Fairy Trails: A Story Told in English and Spanish - Susan Middleton Elya
Mr. Wolf and the Three Bears - Jan Fearnley
Mr. Wolf's Pancakes - Jan Fearnley
The Sissy Duckling - Harvey Fierstein
The Wolf's Story: What Really Happened to Little Red Riding Hood - Toby Forward
The Top Secret Files of Mother Goose! - Gabby Gosling
Dimity Dumpty: The Story of Humpty's Little Sister - Bob Graham
Who Is It? - Sally Grindley
Pondlarker - Fred Gwynne
Jig, Fig, and Mrs. Pig - Peter Hansard
Itsy Bitsy, the Smart Spider - Charise Mericle Harper
20 Hungry Piggies - Trudy Harris
The Wolf Who Cried Boy - Bob Hartman
The Three Silly Girls Grubb - John & Ann Hassett
Fairytale News - Colin & Jacqui Hawkins
The Once Upon a Time Map Book - B.G. Hennessy
If the Shoe Fits - Alison Jackson
The Cowboy and the Black-Eyed Pea - Tony Johnston
Bubba the Cowboy Prince: A Fractured Texas Tale - Helen Ketteman
Jack and Jill - Daniel Kirk
Tackylocks and the Three Bears - Helen Lester
Betsy Who Cried Wolf - Gail Carson Levine
Positively Mother Goose - Diane Loomans, Karen Kolberg & Julia Loomans
The Bootmaker and the Elves - Susan Lowell
Little Red Cowboy Hat - Susan Lowell
The Three Little Javelinas - Susan Lowell
The Tortoise and the Jackrabbit - Susan Lowell
Cinder-Elly - Frances Minters
Joe Cinders - Marianne Mitchell
The Brave Little Seamstress - Mary Pope Osborne
Earthquack! - Margie Palatini
The Three Silly Billies - Margie Palatini
The Web Files - Margie Palatini
Sleeping Cutie - Andrea Davis Pinkney
Big Bad Wolf Is Good - Simon Puttock
The Frog Prince, Continued - Jon Scieszka
The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales - Jon Scieszka & Lane Smith
The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs - Jon Scieszka
Pinocchio, the Boy or, Incognito in Collodi - Lane Smith
Goldie and the Three Bears - Diane Stanley
The Giant and the Beanstalk - Diane Stanley
Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter - Diane Stanley
And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon - Janet Stevens & Susan Stevens Crummel
Shoe Town - Janet Stevens & Susan Stevens Crummel
Carmine: A Little More Red - Melissa Sweet
The Three Pigs - David Wiesner
Falling for Rapunzel - Leah Wilcox
Sleeping Ugly - Jane Yolen
Hey, Mama Goose - Jane Breskin Zalben
The Character In the Book - Kaethe Zemach
Ode to Humpty Dumpty - Harriet Ziefert

Nonfiction
Mother Goose in Prose - L. Frank Baum
Seven Stories - Ed Briant
Adelita: A Mexican Cinderella Story - Tomie DePaola
Father Gander Nursery Rhymes: The Equal Rhymes Amendment - Father Gander
Whatever Happened to Humpty Dumpty? And Other Surprising Sequels to Mother Goose Rhymes - David T. Greenberg
Little Gold Star: A Cinderella Cuento - Joe Hayes
The Golden Sandal: A Middle Eastern Cinderella - Rebecca Hickox
Three Armadillies Tuff - Jackie Hopkins
Ella's Big Chance: A Jazz-Age Cinderella - Shirley Hughes
Puss In Cowboy Boots - Jan Huling
Jack Outwits the Giant - Paul Brett Johnson
There Was an Ol' Cajun - Deborah Ousley Kadair
Cactus Soup - Eric A. Kimmel
The Four Gallant Sisters - Eric A. Kimmel
Once Upon a Time, the End: Asleep In 60 Seconds - Geoffrey Kloske & Barry Blitt
The New Adventures of Mother Goose: Gentle Rhymes for Happy Times - Bruce Lansky
Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella - Susan Lowell
Dusty Locks and the Three Bears - Susan Lowell
The Inner City Mother Goose - Eve Merriam
The Ant or the Grasshopper? - Toni & Slade Morrison
The Lion or the Mouse? - Toni & Slade Morrison
Poppy or the Snake? - Toni & Slade Morrison
Sleeping Bobby - Will Osborne & Mary Pope Osborne
The Bourbon Street Musicians - Kathy Price
Three Pigs: Nacho, Tito, and Miguel - Bobbi Salinas
Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella - Alan Schroeder
Monster Goose - Judy Sierra
The Gospel Cinderella - Joyce Carol Thomas
If the Shoe Fits: Voices from Cinderella - Laura Whipple
The Three Billygoats Gruff and Mean Calypso Joe - Cathrene Valente Youngquist

titles last updated September 28, 2007





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