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Reimagining children's classics

Barefoot on the Wind

Taking inspiration from some favourite stories and characters, these authors have all put a new spin on classic novels.

Catering to a range of ages and reasing abilities, there is something on this list for everyone.

  • Ash

    Author: Malinda Lo

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  • Ash

    Author: Malinda Lo

    In this bewitching and sophisticated re-interpretation of the Cinderella story, lonely orphan Ash falls in love not with a handsom…

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  • Dodger

    Author: Terry Pratchett

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  • Dodger

    Author: Terry Pratchett

    Terry Pratchett once again proves himself a master storyteller in this tribute to one of Charles Dickens' best-known characters, t…

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  • Rags & Bones

    Author: Various Editor: Melissa Marr & Tim Pratt

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  • Rags & Bones

    Author: Various Editor: Melissa Marr & Tim Pratt

    This anthology collects re-workings of classic stories by a number of well-known (and less-well-known) fantasy and science fiction…

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  • A Pilgrim's Progress

    Author: John Bunyan Retold by Geraldine McCaughrean Illustrator: Jason Cockroft

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  • A Pilgrim's Progress

    Author: John Bunyan Retold by Geraldine McCaughrean Illustrator: Jason Cockroft

    This retelling of John Bunyan's classic story is filled with drama, excitement and adventure

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  • Echoes

    Author: Laura Dockrill

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  • Echoes

    Author: Laura Dockrill

    The new book from Laura Dockrill is a collection of modern-day fairytales, poems and retellings of classic stories, all with a sli…

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