By Adam Gidwitz
Hansel and Gretel stroll out in their personal tale and into 8 different vintage Grimm (and Grimm-inspired) fairy stories. An irreverent, witty narrator leads us via encounters with witches, warlocks, dragons, and the satan himself. because the siblings roam a wooded area brimming with menacing foes, they study the genuine tale in the back of the recognized stories, in addition to the best way to take cost in their destinies and create their very own fortunately ever after. simply because as soon as upon a time, fairy stories have been awesome.
Unlike any children's ebook I've ever learn. [It] holds as much as a number of rereadings, just like the vintage i believe it's going to prove to be." - New York instances e-book Review
"An audacious debut that's depraved clever and depraved funny." - Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Addictively compelling." - School Library Journal, starred review
"Charming and creative . . . the correct haunted book." - The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
"One of the year's top children's books." - The Virginian-Pilot
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Tuck-In Pages Here is what you need: scissors stapler and staples ruler wide ribbon twist ties white craft glue netting from onion or fruit bag Here is what you do: Woven Ribbon Page 1. Fold a page in half toward the center of the scrapbook without creasing the center. 2. 5 cm) from the edge of the paper. 3. 4. Open the page. Cut pieces of ribbon to the height of the page. 28 pipe cleaners 5. Weave the pieces of ribbon in and out through the slits in the page. Continue weaving ribbon across the page until the page is full of ribbon strips.
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