Fairy Tales: Different Takes - Think You're Too Old for Fairy Tales? Naaah. . . .
A JPL Teen Booklist (Updated 9/7/07)

(Some Titles listed may be more appropriate for younger teens and some for older teens. Pleas consult our online catalog for location and availability of the titles.)

Titles Listed by Fairy Tale Theme -

Beauty and the Beast
Beast by Donna Jo Napoli
Rose Daughter by Robin McKinley
The Rose by Jennifer Baker

The Fairy Godmother by Mercedes Lackey
Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire
Bound by Donna Jo Napoli
Just Ella by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

The Goose Girl
Goose Chase By Patrice Kindl
The Goose Girl by Shannon Hale

Hansel and Gretel
The Magic Circle by Donna Jo Napoli

Little Red Riding Hood
Wolf by Gillian Cross

The Pied Piper
After Hamelin by Bill Richardson
Breath by Donna Jo Napoli

Golden by Cameron Dokey
Zel by Donna Jo Napoli

Spinners by Donna Jo Napoli
Straw into Gold by Gary D. Schmidt
The Rumpelstiltskin Problem by Vivan Vande Velde

Sleeping Beauty
Beauty Sleep by Cameron Dokey
Briar Rose by Jane Yolen
Spindle’s End by Robin McKinley
Enchantment by Orson Scott Card
Princess Sonora and the Long Sleep by Gail Carson Levine

Snow White
Mirror, Mirror By Gregory Maguire

Other Fairy Tales:
The Rose and the Beast: Fairy Tales Retold by Francesca Lia Block
The Runaway Princess by Kate Coombs
The Storyteller’s Daughter by Cameron Dokey
The Witch’s Boy by Michael Gruber
The Swan Maiden by Heather Tomlinson
Troll Bridge: A Rock ‘n Roll Fairy Tale By Jane Yolen