Tag Archives : Fractured Fairytale

Don’t Mess With Little Red


The message of today’s book is clearly don’t mess with Little Red.  In this reinvention of a classic fairytale, Little Red Riding Hood is no shrinking violet and when the wolf gobbles down grandma, Little Red will not sit idly by.  Just a little female empowerment to start the day off right. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on…

Kids Will Clamor for This Early Reader


It is so much fun when you find a book and know that it will be a hit with your kids.  The Bad Guys is that book.  Kids will clamor for this early reader because it is funny, sarcastic, full of slapstick humor and it has some well timed fart jokes.  Even the adults will catch themselves giggling a time…

New Graphic Novel Series


I always love it when a new graphic novel series comes out, and this one from the author of Zita Space Girl is an adventure filled new addition to the category.  Graphic novels have become a rich environment for storytelling that challenge both traditional readers as well as visual learners.  These are not your parents comic books! Don’t forget to…

Classic Fairytale with a Twist


I love it when books give us a classic fairytale with a twist.  First there was The Three Ninja Pigs, then came Ninja Red Riding Hood and now Hensel and Gretel: Ninja Chicks.  These picture books are colorful, funny and empowering.  You think the poor fox would have learned his lesson by now, but thankfully his ignorance is our gain…