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The Golden Touch: A Retelling of the Legend of King Midas

Huser, Glen (Author)
Béha, Philippe (Illustrator)
Tradewind Books 2015. 48 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Greek mythology, Midas, operas, poetic language, retelling
 
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Drawn Away

Bennett, Holly (Author)
Orca 2017. 204 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Alternate realities, diabetes, first-person narration, ghosts, Little Match Girl, multiple narrators, paranormal, portal fantasy, relationships, retelling, space and time
 
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The White Cat and the Monk

Bogart, Jo Ellen (Author)
Smith, Sydney (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2016. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cats, graphic tale, isolation, loneliness, monks, oral history, retelling, spirituality
 
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Medea Tells All: A Mad, Magical Love

Braun, Eric (Author)
Gilpin, Stephen (Illustrator)
Capstone 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: First-person narration, Greek mythology, illustrations (cartoon), Jason (Mythological character), love, magic, Medea (Mythological character), retelling
 
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Heartless

Meyer, Marissa (Author)
Macmillan 2016. 456 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Adventure, Alice in Wonderland, baking, dystopia, female protagonist, friendship, love, parental authority, retelling, self-determination
 
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Snow White

Phelan, Matt (Author/Illustrator)
Candlewick Press 2016. 216 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: City life, fairy tale adaptations, illustrations (Art Deco style), illustrations (black and white), illustrations (watercolours), New York City, retelling, Snow White, wordless book
 
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Max and Ruby in Pandora’s Box

Wells, Rosemary (Author/Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 1998. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Brothers and sisters, curiosity, Greek mythology, illustrations (watercolours), Pandora, rabbits, retelling
 
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Let There Be Light: The Story of Creation

Tutu, Desmond (Author)
Tillman, Nancy (Illustrator)
HarperCollins 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bible stories, creation, illustrations (collage), nature, poetic language, retelling
 
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This Dark Endeavour: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein

Oppel, Kenneth (Author)
HarperCollins 2012. 297 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Alchemy, first-person narration, Frankenstein, Gothic, retelling, secrets, supernatural, twins
 
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Pussycat, Pussycat, Where Have You Been?

Bar-el, Dan (Author)
Maté, Rae (Illustrator)
Simply Read Books 2011. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cats, nursery rhymes, poetry, retelling, stories in rhyme, travel
 
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