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How a Mother Weaned Her Girl from Fairy Tales : Stories

Author: Kate Bernheimer
Publisher: Minnepolis : Coffee House Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collects the author's fairy tales that are all a mixture of nonsense, violence, and elegance, including "The Old Dinosaur," "How a Mother Weaned her Girl from Fairy Tales," and "Babes in the Woods."
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Bernheimer
ISBN: 9781566893473 156689347X
OCLC Number: 857754276
Description: 167 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: The old dinosaur --
Pink horse tale --
Tale of disappearance --
The librarian's tale --
Professor Helen C. Andersen --
Oh jolly playmate! --
How a mother weaned her girl from fairy tales --
Babes in the woods --
The girl with the talking shadow.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Kate Bernheimer.

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Elegantly simple fairy tales where nonsense is as commonplace as violence from a master of the form.  Read more...

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Time Out New York, Best books of 2014 Book Riot, 2014's Must-Read Books from Indie Presses "With dinosaurs and pink sisters, shadows and talking dolls, librarians and totems, Bernheimer presents Read more...

 
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