Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood by Liesl Shurtliff

Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood

Liesl Shurtliff


Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood by Liesl Shurtliff

Beauty and the Beast fans: satisfy your fairy tale cravings with the New York Times bestseller RED, a spellbinding adventure that features a brave heroine, plenty of pixies, a beast like no other, and a beauty too! Red is not afraid of the big bad wolf.She's not afraid of anything . . . except magic. But when Red's granny falls ill, it seems that only magic can save her, and fearless Red is forced to confront her one weakness. With the help of a blond, porridge-sampling nuisance called Goldie, Red goes on a quest to cure Granny. Her journey takes her through dwarves' caverns to a haunted well and a beast's castle. All the while, Red and Goldie are followed by a wolf and a huntsmantwo mortal enemies who seek the girls' help to defeat each other. And one of them just might have the magical solution Red is looking for. . . . Liesl Shurtliff weaves a spellbinding tale, shining the spotlight on a beloved character from her award-winning debut,Rump."e;Red is the most wonder-filled fairy tale of them all!' -- Chris Grabenstein, New York Times Bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library."e;Moving and filled with hope . . .the charm of Shurtliff's retelling is how she imbues the storybook tropes with vibrant humanity."e;Shelf Awareness, starred review And don't miss Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk, "e;a delightful story of family, perseverance and courage"e; (Booklist).

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Liesl Shurtliff
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Random House Children's Books Knopf Books for Young Readers

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12th April 2016




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