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Seventeen magical tales from new york occasions and united states this day bestsellers and award-winning authors that may attract you to the darker aspect of faerie stories. extra Grimm than Disney, during this assortment you’ll locate twists on Snow White, Hansel & Gretel, Rumpelstiltskin, The Snow Queen, Cinderella, The Pied Piper, Alice in Wonderland, and pink using Hood, plus new stories harking back to the previous traditions. Shadows can't exist with no gentle, despite the fact that, and you’ll locate sufficient happily-ever-afters to raise your spirits during this anthology jam-packed with experience, darkish powers, and finally the long-lasting strength of real love. YARROW, reliable AND vibrant through Devon Monk – candy tune can't disguise a depraved center… FAE HORSE by means of Anthea Sharp – Faerie deals can provide any wish, yet be cautious what you need for. THE QUEEN OF FROST AND DARKNESS via Christine Pope - Her center is the single factor less warm than a Russian winter…. BONES via Yasmine Galenorn - occasionally, your so much loved dream can grow to be a nightmare. MAGIC AFTER dead night by way of C. Gockel – The depraved Stepmother is ready to fulfill her fit… DANCE WITH THE satan through Donna Augustine - whilst the satan makes a care for a dancer, he will get greater than he bargained for. NO present OF phrases via Annie Bellet - by no means scouse borrow from a witch... the bleak BROTHER by way of Audrey Faye – no longer all walks within the wooden finish good… BEAST within attractiveness through Danielle Monsch - fortunately Ever After ain't assured while as soon as Upon a Time is right here. FAESCORNED through Jenna Elizabeth Johnson - The Morrigan, Celtic goddess of struggle and strife, needs to relive a painful reminiscence that reminds her of what she will be able to by no means have. attracted to the threshold by way of Tara Maya - Sajiana's task is to seek down monsters introduced alive from work. She by no means anticipated to satisfy one so handsome... or to want his aid. THE VARIANCE courtroom by means of Alexia Purdy - Anna, a suffering university pupil, discovers a mysterious ring that turns her quiet lifestyles chaotic while the ring's magic does not do what it really is advised. THE MORRIGAN via Phaedra Weldon – a tender guy discovers he has leprechaun blood – and is needed through darkish faerie forces. ALICE by way of Julia Crane - A twisted story of Alice and Wonderland. dealing with insanity and an ominous prophecy, Alice chooses to stick to her middle regardless of figuring out her international is ready to alter eternally. nonetheless purple via Sabrina Locke – whilst the Hunters come, can there be any get away? the ultimate STRAW by way of Jennifer Blackstream - To banish a gold-spinning demon, first you want to bet his name... THE UNICORN HUNTER via Alethea Kontis – purely Snow White is aware what rather occurred within the woodland…

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