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Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories (1997) [Collection]
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Summary (From the publisher):

In these twelve modern myths and tales for the young and the young at heart, Jane Yolen transforms the impossible into the familiar and real. Among the outlandish wonders are an Alice grown tough in Wonderland, a dear--but dead--motherís homecoming, a bridge that longs for a goat-eating troll, and a mutiny among Peter Panís troops.

Contents:

  • Curiouser and Curiouser (introduction)
  • Tough Alice
  • Mama Gone
  • Harlynís Fairy
  • Phoenix Farm
  • Sea Dragon of Fife
  • Wilding
  • The Baby-Sitter
  • Bolundeers
  • The Bridgeís Complaint
  • Brandon and the Aliens
  • Winterís King
  • Lost Girls
  • Running in Place: Some Thoughts Long After (afterward)

Original title: Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreReinterpretations
FictionChildren & Young AdultFantasy
FictionFantasyLiterary Fantasy


The following works are contained within this one:
     Lost Girls (1997) [Novelette]
      Author: Jane Yolen

Edition #1: Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories

Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories (1997)
Edition Details:

Language: English

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Twelve Impossible Things Before Breakfast: Stories (1997)

Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company
ISBN: 0152015248
Pages: 192

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