Read short stories for adults, written by writers from around the world. Our short stories collection includes fiction and non-fiction in theme categories such as love stories, funny stories, scary stories, science fiction, mystery, inspirational stories. These fairy tales and folk tales weren’t the children’s stories we think of today. If you ever read an original Brothers Grimm or other similar stories, you would File Size: KB.
May 01, · “The magnificent title story of this collection of fairy tales for adults describes the strange and uncanny relationship between its extravagantly intelligent heroine—a world renowned scholar of the art of story-telling—and the marvelous being that lives in Author: Margaret Kingsbury. Welcome to the fairy tales page! Below you will find a list of magical and captivating bedtime stories for kids written by some of the best known fairy tale authors. People have been telling each other stories about talking animals, magic, witches and giants, kings and heroes since ancient times.
Fairy tales are defined, according to Jens Tismar, as stories that differ "from an oral folk tale"; and are written by "a single identifiable author" - chara. Aug 22, · Fairy tale retellings have only grown darker and more nuanced, with many stories explicitly aimed at adults (or rather, aimed at that twisted, Author: Charlotte Ahlin.