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10 thoughts on “Grimms Fairy Stories

  1. says:

    As is usual with many short story collections, there were some stories I thoroughly enjoyed, and there were some I didn t like in the slightest It s took a little longer than I d hoped to get around to reading this, but I m happy I finally have It is a classic read, but there were some stories I could relate tothan others There were some I remember being read to me as a child To be honest though, these versions of the fairy tales are somewhat dark, and one could even go as far as calli As is usual with many short story collections, there were some stories I thoroughly enjoyed, and there were some I didn t like in the slightest It s to...


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    Taken from the East European oral tradition, and first published in 1812, these stories were originally collated and published in Germany by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.Although softened to appease Christian sensibilities of the day, this compilation still became a sort of cult horror anthology for children Indeed, returning to these gruesome little tales as an adult, I can see that they are indeed grim , and make curious bedtime reading.Even allowing for the Grimm brothers sanitisation of the sto Taken from the East European oral tradition, and first published in 1812, these stories were originally collated and published in Germany by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.Although softened to appease Christian sensibilities of the day, this compilation still became a sort of cult horror anthology for children Indeed, returning to these gruesome little tales as an adult, I can see that they are indeed grim , and make curious bedtime reading.Even allowing for the Grimm brothers sanitisation of the stories, they remain far removed from Disney s cinematic versions of Snow White, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and all the other fluffy, uplifting animations so popular with modern movie goers Here, incest, cruelty, starvation, torture and violent death vie for space with the happily ever afters Decapitated gee gee anyone Thankfully my seven year old self was far less squeamish, and I dwelt not at all on the many sadistic happenings, but simply enjoy...


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    Note I am reading a kindle version of the 1922 publication of this collection titled Grimm s Fairy Stories It is equal to 144 pages long and has 28 of the Grim Brother s tales The Kindle version does not have the illustrations so obviously I can not comment on them.This is the first time I ve actually read Grimm s fairy tales I know a lot of them, as does everyone else, but only through the watered down Disney version, various children TV shows Does anyone remember Shirley Temple Theater Note I am reading a kindle version of the 1922 publication of this collection titled Grimm s Fairy Stories It is equal to 144 pages long and has 28 of the Grim Brother s tales The Kindle version does not have the illustrations so obviously I can not comment on them.This is the first time I ve actually read Grimm s fairy tales I know a lot of them, as does every...


  4. says:

    Video review with any short story collection, there were some I really enjoyed in here and others I wasn t so bothered about I felt glad to have finally read this collection because it is a classic and it was interesting to see the traditional fairy stories and compare them with my previous knowledge of newer versions The originals are a lotgruesome and at times chilling I m glad I listened to this on audiobook because it made the storiesVideo review with any short story collection, there were some I really enjoyed in here and others I wasn t so bothered about I felt glad to have finally read this collection because it is a classic and it was interesting to see the traditional fairy stories and compare them with my previous knowledge of newer versions The originals are a lotgruesome and at times...


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    So I imagine that everyone comments on this, but first off it s worth saying that this collection of tales is a real eye opener when set beside the Disney canon I was aware of the major differences in some of the stories, like Cinderella with the fur slipper instead of glass and the sisters doing some fairly terrible things to themselves but I never imagined for example that Disney deleted Snow White s sister from the story altogether In terms of writing style, most of these tales are short an So I imagine that everyo...


  6. says:

    Fun read Lots of short fairy stories to enjoy Some classics which I was brought up with Moral of the stories always be kind, always share your food, wealth and home with those in need and maybe a handsome Prince or King will whisk you away and you will live happily ever after


  7. says:

    Not bad for a free audiobook


  8. says:

    In summary kings and princes are awesome Maids are envious and evil If you put up with enough abuse, your troubles will solve themselves magically, and you will marry a king.


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    This is one of those cases where you ve heard of something for so long that you think you ve already experienced it, but then you realize that you haven t so you give it a try and it s not what you expected Does that make sense Everyone is familiar with some aspect of the Grim Fairly Tales, but how many of us have actually read any of the original stories A fan a fairytales for as long as I can remember, I decided it was time for me to right a great wrong I had committed against myself I had n This is one of those cases where you ve heard of something for so long that you think you ve already experienced it, but then you realize that you haven t so you give it a t...


  10. says:

    Obviously these tales are classics and this collection is certainly a lovely one At the same time it is also interesting to think of how much better not to mention kid friendlymodern takes on these stories are I think if you enjoyed the classic Disney movies as a kid, you should definitely give this one a read since it is very interesting to see w...