Category Archives: Velde Vivian Vande

Cloaked in Red by Vivian Vande Velde

DATE FINISHED: July, 2011

RATED: ***

SYNOPSIS:  Have you ever considered the logistical flaws of the average fairy tale? Vivian Vande Velde has, in depth. This collection of stories presents alternative versions of Little Red Riding Hood,from various perspectives…

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The Witch’s Boy by Michael Gruber

DATE FINISHED: June, 2011

RATED: ***

SYNOPSIS:  Primarily the story of Lump, a boy raised by a witch & treated cruelly by humans , whose destiny is to fulfill the Rumpelstiltskin tale.  This is fiction aimed at children, probably aged around 9 upwards.

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