Each week, The Broke and the Bookish holds Top Ten Tuesday, a book blogging meme. Somehow, in my busy week of anxiety, I missed the conversation last week. But this week, here I am, and I’m glad that 1) the anxiety is under control again and 2) we’re talking about FAIRY TALE RE-TELLINGS!!! Sorry, those give me the happy screams.
I’ve long been fascinated by the way we re-tell stories, re-interpret them and re-make them. We watch villains become heroes and vice versa; we watch flat characters take on new life and become well-rounded; we see the fiction in a whole new way. Here are 10 of my favorite re-tellings: