Briar Rose: And Other Fairy Tales Darkly Revisited by Alyxandra Harvey,Michael Davie,Jessica Kelly

By Alyxandra Harvey,Michael Davie,Jessica Kelly

“Think you recognize the vintage fairy stories of yore? You’re approximately to come across a few all of sudden darkish and interesting passages printed through Alyxandra Harvey, the bestselling writer of Haunting Violet, Stolen Away and highly well known The Drake Chronicles vampire novels. Briar Rose, a set of beautifully crafted epic poem-short tales, revisits commonly used stories from antiquity to open up new mystical geographical regions of odd, unsettling chances and surprises. something is definite – you’ll by no means, ever examine vintage fairy stories an identical manner again…” - Michael B Davie, writer, Poetry for the Insane: the entire Mental

“Fairy stories didn’t start as children’s tales. They have been initially oral folktales idea to belong to the ‘peasant’ category, until eventually the literary salons of the seventeenth Century followed them as their very own. they've been retold numerous instances and enormous quantities of years later they nonetheless resonate. they're a consultant during the darkish woods of lifestyles and a talk with our mythic selves.
Take one other glance: The witch, the wolf and the beauty await.” – Alyxandra Harvey

About the Author
Alyxandra Harvey lives in an outdated Victorian stone residence along with her husband, canine, and some pleasant ghosts. She loves medieval clothes, was capable of recite the entire woman of Shalott by way of Tennyson, and has been accused, greater than as soon as, of being born within the flawed century. She believes this to be more often than not actual, aside from the truth that she quite likes working water, women’s rights, and ice cream. She additionally likes cinnamon lattes, tattoos and books.

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