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Rags & bones : new twists on timeless tales / edited by Melissa Marr and Tim Pratt.

Contributor(s): Marr, Melissa | Pratt, Tim, 1976-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013Edition: First edition.Description: xi, 356 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780316212946; 0316212946; 031621292X; 9780316212922; 9781472210531; 1472210530; 9780316212939; 0316212938.Other title: Rags and bones.Subject(s): Paranormal fiction | Short stories, American | Fairy tales -- Adaptations | Science fiction | Short stories | Supernatural -- Fiction | Fairy tales -- Adaptations | Science fiction | Paranormal fiction | Short stories, American | Fairy tales -- Adaptations | Science fiction | Fairy tales | Paranormal fiction | Science fiction | Short stories, American | JUVENILE FICTION / Short Stories^JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic^JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / AdaptationsGenre/Form: Young adult fiction. | Short stories. | Science fiction. | Paranormal fiction. | Short stories. | Fairy tales -- Adaptations -- Fiction. | Young adult fiction. | Paranormal fiction. | Short stories. | Adaptations. | Fiction. | Science fiction. | Young adult works. | Science fiction. | Short stories. | Paranormal fiction. | Short stories. | Science fiction. | Science fiction -- Young adult. | Paranormal fiction -- Young adult. | Short stories -- Young adult.DDC classification: [Fic] Other classification: I712.73
Contents:
Introduction / by Melissa Marr and Tim Pratt -- That the machine may progress eternally / by Carrie Ryan, inspired by E.M. Forster's The machine stops -- Losing her divinity / by Garth Nix, inspired by The man who would be king -- The sleeper and the spindle / by Neil Gaiman, inspired by Sleeping Beauty -- The cold corner / by Tim Pratt, inspired by Henry James' The jolly corner -- Millcara / by Holly Black, inspired by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu's Carmilla -- When first we were gods / by Rick Yancey, inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's The birthmark -- Sirocco / by Margaret Stohl, inspired by Horace Walpole's The castle of Otranto -- Awakened / by Melissa Marr, inspired by Kate Chopin's The awakening -- New Chicago / by Kelley Armstrong, inspired by W.W. Jacob's The monkey's paw -- The soul collector / by Kami Garcia, inspired by the Brothers Grimm's Rumpelstiltskin -- Without faith, without law, without joy / by Saladin Ahmed, inspired by Sir Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene -- Uncaged / by Gene Wolfe, inspired by William Seabrook's The caged white werewolf of the Saraban.
Awards: YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adult, 2014Summary: "In this collection, award-winning and bestselling authors reimagine their favorite classic stories, the ones that have inspired, awed, and enraged them, the ones that have become ingrained in modern culture, and the ones that have been too long overlooked. They take these stories and boil them down to their bones, and then reassemble them for a new generation of readers. Today's most acclaimed authors use their own unique styles to rebuild these twelve timeless stories."--Dust jacket flap.
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Introduction / by Melissa Marr and Tim Pratt -- That the machine may progress eternally / by Carrie Ryan, inspired by E.M. Forster's The machine stops -- Losing her divinity / by Garth Nix, inspired by The man who would be king -- The sleeper and the spindle / by Neil Gaiman, inspired by Sleeping Beauty -- The cold corner / by Tim Pratt, inspired by Henry James' The jolly corner -- Millcara / by Holly Black, inspired by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu's Carmilla -- When first we were gods / by Rick Yancey, inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's The birthmark -- Sirocco / by Margaret Stohl, inspired by Horace Walpole's The castle of Otranto -- Awakened / by Melissa Marr, inspired by Kate Chopin's The awakening -- New Chicago / by Kelley Armstrong, inspired by W.W. Jacob's The monkey's paw -- The soul collector / by Kami Garcia, inspired by the Brothers Grimm's Rumpelstiltskin -- Without faith, without law, without joy / by Saladin Ahmed, inspired by Sir Edmund Spenser's Faerie Queene -- Uncaged / by Gene Wolfe, inspired by William Seabrook's The caged white werewolf of the Saraban.

YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adult, 2014

"In this collection, award-winning and bestselling authors reimagine their favorite classic stories, the ones that have inspired, awed, and enraged them, the ones that have become ingrained in modern culture, and the ones that have been too long overlooked. They take these stories and boil them down to their bones, and then reassemble them for a new generation of readers. Today's most acclaimed authors use their own unique styles to rebuild these twelve timeless stories."--Dust jacket flap.

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