Welcome to the book series 7 best short stories specials, selection dedicated to a special subject, featuring works by noteworthy authors. The texts were chosen based on their relevance, renown and interest. This edition is dedicated to Victorian Fairy Tale:
The reinvention of fairy tales was a very particular feature of Victorian literature. Many authors dedicated to other genres tried their luck by making their own versions of the fairytale universe.
This book contains the following texts:
- The King of the Golden River by John Ruskin;
- The Rose and the Ring by William Makepeace Thackeray;
- The Golden Key by George MacDonald;
- The Little Lame Prince by Dinah Craik;
- The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde;
- Melisande by Edith Nesbit;
- The Reluctant Dragon by Kenneth Grahame.
For more books with interesting themes, be sure to check the other books in this collection!