Truly grim tales

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Publisher:
Delacorte Press,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
760L
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The story that I intended to eat them is a fabrication. People will make up anything I did intend to observe them closely under conditions of stress, and more blood would have been very useful to me. In the end, I would probably have let them go back home. Their father, my husband, was making my life as wretched as his own. In the end, it would have been a choice between having the children back and pretending (for a while) to be a happy-ever-after fairy-tale family, or getting rid of all three of them and moving on. from "The Prince" Suddenly I looked down. The current damsel was gloriously attired in something with pearls and ermine trim.I hardly saw her dress. My eyes fixed on her feet. Glass! I could see right through her shoes! I stopped immediately. She almost fell. I steadied her. My eyes had not left her feet as they nestled like twin birds in their delicate little cages. Such feet! Oh, Stephen, you'd have loved them too. How I longed to put them into the footbath, to pour in the perfumed oil! The music stopped. Everything stopped.
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ISBN:
9780385322003
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
760L
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Grouping Title truly grim tales
Grouping Author galloway priscilla
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display_description A guilt-ridden prince with a foot fetish seeking his glass-slippered dance partner and a beauty contest winner as Snow White's murderous stepmother are featured in two of the original "grim" plots in this young adult collection loosely based on eight traditional fairy tales.
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subject_facet Children's stories, Canadian, Fairy tales, Fairy tales -- Canada, Short stories
title_display Truly grim tales
title_full Truly grim tales / Priscilla Galloway
title_short Truly grim tales
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