Wonderful. But not the disney versions. These are they way they should been read and known.Published 8 months ago by David Campellone
Not bowdlerized in the least, this full collection of Grimm tales are, well, just that, *grim.*
A warning, though to any soul not interested in soulish things, because... Read more
This book reads as I imagine the tone of the original collected stories must read. It is well written but not modernized. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Joan Merlo
I've loved fairy tales since I was a small child and have amassed quite a large library. This translation is very acceptable and readable.Published on December 15, 2012 by enticing susie
The content of the book is excellent but I'm a little disappointed in the quality of the paper which feels a bit rough and cheap like some dictionary paper.Published on November 28, 2012 by voogy
I love the TV show.
I now can read some stories and see if they took the real stories for the TV show from the book.
A good translation, quite exact to the original German. I'm very happy w this version, it has all Grimm collection plus some saint legends for children. Very nice.Published on July 1, 2012 by Hypercube
I was expecting a bit more maturity and depth I suppose. Many of the stories seem repetitive and more like a rhyme or a sing song than a tale. Read morePublished on August 31, 2008 by MikeBW