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Charm by Sarah Pinborough
  

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Sarah Pinborough’s second fairy tale retelling is part of a mini-series and though these can be read independently, there is a little blurring of lines and characters between each and you may want to start with Poison (about Snow White) to get the full picture. This time she tackles Cinderella. Modern, daring, sensual, witty and very clever, these aren’t as full on as Angela Carter’s fairy tales but are brilliantly enjoyable reimaginings of iconic stories with a twist.

If you like Sarah Pinborough you might also like to read books by Joanne M. Harris, Gregory Maguire and Angela Carter.

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Charm by Sarah Pinborough

This is fun, contemporary, sexy, and perfect for fans of ONCE UPON A TIME, GRIMM, SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN and more. This edition contains 15 original pen and ink illustrations by Les Edwards. You can learn more about Sarah Pinborough at www.sarahpinborough.com, or by following @SarahPinborough on twitter.

About the Author

Sarah Pinborough

Sarah Pinborough is a successful, critically acclaimed novelist and screenw riter. She has written a YA trilogy, The Now here Chronicles, under the pen name Sarah Silverwood; she has written for the BBC series NEW TRICKS; her The Dog-Faced Gods trilogy has been optioned for a television series and she has a horror film, CRACKED, currently in development. She has also turned her pen to short stories and novellas, winning the BRITISH FANTASY AW ARD for Best Short Story in 2009 and the BRITISH FANTASY AWARD for Best Novella in 2010 (for The Language of the Dying). She lives in London, and is a full time writer.

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Publication date

10th July 2014

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Sarah Pinborough

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Publisher

Gollancz an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
224 pages

Categories

Fantasy
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ISBN

9780575093034

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