The Resource A tale dark & Grimm, Adam Gidwitz

A tale dark & Grimm, Adam Gidwitz

Label
A tale dark & Grimm
Title
A tale dark & Grimm
Statement of responsibility
Adam Gidwitz
Title variation
A tale dark and Grimm
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows Hansel and Gretel as they walk out of their own story and into eight more tales, encountering such wicked creatures as witches, along with kindly strangers and other helpful folk. Based in part on the Grimms' fairy tales Faithful Johannes, Hansel and Gretel, The seven ravens, Brother and sister, The robber bridegroom, and The devil and his three golden hairs
Member of
Summary
If you think of fairy tales as nice, pretty little stories to bore children to sleep with, A Tale Dark & Grimm will make you think again. Weaving the disturbing bits of several Brothers Grimm tales and plenty of his own mischief into a single story, author Adam Gidwitz tells his own version of the (often gruesome) adventures of Hansel and Gretel. -- Description by Ellen Foreman
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Black-Eyed Susan Book Award (Maryland), Grades 6-9, 2013.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Middle School, 2012.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 6-8, 2012.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
378917
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gidwitz, Adam
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 690
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ8.G36
LC item number
Tal 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Reading level
  • 4.6.
  • 4.3.
  • 4.6
  • 4.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1785-1863
  • 1786-1859
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grimm, Jacob
  • Grimm, Wilhelm
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Tale Dark & Grimm
Series volume
1
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Fairy tales
  • Characters in literature
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A tale dark & Grimm, Adam Gidwitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion: In a glass Grimmly and the Grimm conclusion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Faithful Johannes -- Hansel and Gretel -- The seven swallows -- Brother and sister -- A smile as red as blood -- The three golden hairs -- Hansel and Gretel and the broken kingdom -- Hansel and Gretel and the dragon -- Hansel and Gretel and their parents
Control code
ocn511550300
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781849393706
Lccn
2009053289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780525423348
System control number
(OCoLC)511550300
Label
A tale dark & Grimm, Adam Gidwitz
Publication
Note
Companion: In a glass Grimmly and the Grimm conclusion
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Faithful Johannes -- Hansel and Gretel -- The seven swallows -- Brother and sister -- A smile as red as blood -- The three golden hairs -- Hansel and Gretel and the broken kingdom -- Hansel and Gretel and the dragon -- Hansel and Gretel and their parents
Control code
ocn511550300
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781849393706
Lccn
2009053289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780525423348
System control number
(OCoLC)511550300

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