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Leaping Beauty (2004) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Zany animals of all species run through these fractured tales with alarming speed and dexterity. Who would have thought that the ageless, exquisite Cinderella could be recast as the silly story of an enormous yet lovable elephant who plods along to the ball with glass pie plates on her feet; or that Sleeping Beauty, that most regal of all fairy tales, could be twisted into the story of a frog with a most unusual and promising dance career? Get ready to meet a gorilla queen and a psycho chimp, seven giant giraffes, and one very bad walrus.


  • Leaping Beauty
  • Goldifox and the Three Chickens
  • Hamster and Gerbil
  • So What and the Seven Giraffes
  • Little Red Robin Hood
  • The Three Little Penguins and the Big Bad Walrus
  • Cinder-Elephant
  • Rumpelsnakeskin

Original title: Leaping Beauty
Original languages: English


Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreReinterpretations
FictionChildren & Young AdultHumorous Fiction

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  • Illustrated by Chris L. Demarest

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Leaping Beauty (2004)
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Language: English

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Leaping Beauty (2004)

ISBN: 0060564172

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