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Fractured Fairy Tales

These slightly warped versions of classic fairy tales and folklore are sure to crack you up. You may check each title's location and availability in the Library's catalog by clicking the title of the book.
Fables and Nursery Rhymes
Humpty Dumpty Egg-Splodes
Humpty Dumpty Egg-Splodes
Kevin O’Malley
An enormous Humpty Dumpty returns to seek revenge on the nursery rhyme characters who let him fall.
Yo, Aesop!: Get a Load of These Fables
Yo, Aesop!: Get a Load of These Fables
Paul Rosenthal
Feathers, frisbees & flying salami -- Clam up! -- A dog's life -- The early worm -- Of mice and boys -- Pickle puss -- Cookie crooks -- Bad hare day -- Sticky situations -- The wolf in sheep's clothing.
Squids Will be Squids: Fresh Morals for Modern Fables
Squids Will be Squids: Fresh Morals for Modern Fables
Jon Scieszka
Contemporary fables with tongue-in-cheek morals address such topics as homework, curfews, and television commercials.
Monster Goose
Monster Goose
Judy Sierra
A collection of twenty-five nursery rhymes, rewritten to feature vampires, ghouls, mummies, the Loch Ness monster, and other fearsome creatures.