An enchanting collection of little known fairy tales about young women who prevail because of their kindness and compassion
- Snow-White & Rose Red save an enchanted bear from an ungrateful goblin
- Marushka is sent to find strawberries in the snow by her cruel step-sister but wins the help of the Twelve Months
- Ailsa climbs Mischanter Mountain to rescue her sister, armed with nothing more than her sewing kit and her parents’ blessing
- Reinhilda outwits a witch and saves her sweetheart
- A kind henwife helps Morag find a home for her family with the help of a magic pot
- Agnes and a young Romany woman together overcome the curse of an enchanted cup
- Brigid honours a promise she made, even though it takes her to the underworld and back
With an introduction by Isobelle Carmody, Snow White, Rose Red & Other Tales of Kind Young Women contains tales from Germany, Slovenia, Ireland and the Scottish Travellers.
It will transform the way you think about fairy tales.
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