There’s a reason fairy tales are timeless. They inspire countless spins on fables deeply familiar to us. The Fairest of Them All freshens up the Rapunzel tale while keeping the basic elements loved by all. The author, who will be attending Omaha’s Litfest October 19, 2013, has filled the story with unexpected twists and turns that modern-day readers will enjoy.
Explored in depth are Rapunzel’s simple beginnings as a beautiful yet humble girl who quickly turns greedy and spoiled when suddenly placed in a life of luxury. This magical, exciting story brings depth and sensuality to Rapunzel, catapulting her out of the one-dimensional character depicted in the original fairytale. Complete with a reading guide, this book will appeal to fantasy readers and anyone who enjoys fairy tales.