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Favorite Fairy Tale Retellings

Members: 57 participating members (show all)

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5
3,291 members, 160 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: hailelib (1), el_len (2), DeltaQueen50 (2), pwaites (3), kceccato (4), loremistress (4), keristars (4), Caramellunacy (5), ncgraham (8), foggidawn (9), merrystar (19)2 more, guyalice (30), Herenya

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 33.31

Explanations:

Caramellunacy (5): A charming retelling of The Goose Girl.

52
1,332 members, 49 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: hailelib (2), foggidawn (26), merrystar (29), el_len (29), guyalice (67)

Score: 9.98

13
2,408 members, 101 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: cablesclasses (1), Cecrow (1), LisaMaria_C (1), hailelib (3), guyalice (4), DeltaQueen50 (12), merrystar (16), loremistress (23)

Score: 23.84

47
3,186 members, 114 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: hailelib (4), pwaites (6), briarhills (14), loremistress (17), el_len (26), kceccato (27)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 10.95

18
4,811 members, 205 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: bethielouwho (1), bestem (1), norabelle414 (1), hailelib (5), el_len (7), guyalice (7), keristars (9), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: spiphany

Score: 21.94

6
1,690 members, 35 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: generalkala (1), kceccato (2), el_len (3), SunnySD (3), nessreader (4), trollsdotter (4), DeltaQueen50 (5), hailelib (6), loremistress (12), keristars (12), staffordcastle (15)1 more, parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 30.69

20
1,724 members, 18 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: generalkala (3), staffordcastle (4), trollsdotter (6), hailelib (7), loremistress (8), el_len (9), kceccato (9), guyalice (33), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 19.58

23
2,083 members, 134 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: pwaites (2), keristars (2), Caramellunacy (3), hailelib (8), guyalice (16), Herenya, parasolofdoom

Score: 18.25

Explanations:

Caramellunacy (3): A lovely telling of an Asian-inspired (Mongolian?) fairy tale (with certain similarities to Rapunzel) involving a spirited young peasant woman determined to look out for her mistress.… (more)

42
535 members, 34 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: loremistress (7), generalkala (7), hailelib (9), staffordcastle (13), el_len (23), guyalice (108), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 12.43

41
1,546 members, 18 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: generalkala (5), staffordcastle (5), loremistress (9), hailelib (10), kceccato (16), el_len (21), guyalice (107)

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 13.02

35
1,357 members, 30 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: generalkala (4), Quaisior (9), staffordcastle (9), hailelib (11), DeltaQueen50 (17), el_len (22), guyalice (112)

Score: 14.69

30
1,473 members, 19 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: generalkala (6), staffordcastle (6), inge87 (7), hailelib (12), loremistress (13), el_len (16), kceccato (17), guyalice (58)

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 15.25

44
1,327 members, 16 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: staffordcastle (7), hailelib (13), loremistress (14), kceccato (18), el_len (24), guyalice (114), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 11.64

46
823 members, 25 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: staffordcastle (11), hailelib (14), kceccato (20), el_len (25), guyalice (115), parasolofdoom

Score: 11.2

62
598 members, 21 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: staffordcastle (12), hailelib (15), loremistress (15), guyalice (111), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 7.48

78
607 members, 21 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: SunnySD (11), hailelib (16), guyalice (36)

Score: 5.83

40
1,145 members, 9 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: DeltaQueen50 (10), loremistress (10), hailelib (17), kceccato (23), merrystar (26), el_len (28), guyalice (73)

Score: 13.17

106
1,080 members, 21 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: loremistress (11), hailelib (18), guyalice (86)

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 3.45

17
2,146 members, 57 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: generalkala (2), Quaisior (7), trollsdotter (7), staffordcastle (8), el_len (11), kceccato (14), DeltaQueen50 (15), hailelib (19), guyalice (82), parasolofdoom

Score: 22.24

19
6,302 members, 659 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Alloria (2), inge87 (4), DeltaQueen50 (6), pwaites (9), nessreader (17), hailelib (20), kceccato (21), foggidawn (33), guyalice (80)

Score: 19.79

77
1,109 members, 28 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: staffordcastle (10), hailelib (21), el_len (30), parasolofdoom

Thumbs down: Quaisior

Score: 5.86

67
392 members, 21 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12), hailelib (22), el_len (31), guyalice (116)

Score: 6.91

66
1,888 members, 38 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Quaisior (14), hailelib (23), kceccato (25), guyalice (75)

Score: 7.04

14
1,279 members, 34 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: inge87 (2), staffordcastle (2), ncgraham (2), briarhills (5), nessreader (6), foggidawn (6), hailelib (24), guyalice (51), Herenya

Score: 23.25

55
5,141 members, 171 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: pwaites (15), hailelib (25), guyalice (74), cej1027

Score: 9.19

45
3,668 members, 109 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (8), pwaites (16), hailelib (26), guyalice (66), cej1027

Score: 11.55

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Started by: foggidawn (January 2012)

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