Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin download free [PDF and Ebook] by Liesl Shurtliff

Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin download free [PDF and Ebook] by Liesl Shurtliff year 2013
  • Book name: Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin
  • Author: Liesl Shurtliff
  • Release date: 2013/3/17
  • Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF BOOKS FOR YOUNG READERS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Books for Ages 9-11
  • ISBN: 9780307977939
  • Rating: 7.08 of 10
  • Votes: 228
  • Review by: Alejandra Pond
  • Review rating: 8.19 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/31
  • Total pages: 264
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This funny fractured fairy tale goes behind the scenes of Rumpelstiltskin. New York Times Bestselling author Liesl Shurtliff 'spins words into gold [Kirby Larson, Newbery Honor winner].' In a magic kingdom where your name is your destiny, 12-year-old Rump is the butt of everyone's joke. But when he finds an old spinning wheel, his luck seems to change. Rump discovers he has a gift for spinning straw into gold. His best friend, Red Riding Hood, warns him that magic is dangerous, and she's right. With each thread he spins, he weaves himself deeper into a curse. To break the spell, Rump must go on a perilous quest, fighting off pixies, trolls, poison apples, and a wickedly foolish queen. The odds are against him, but with courage and friendship-and a cheeky sense of humor-he just might triumph in the end. A Texas Bluebonnet finalist and winner of the ILA award for middle grade fiction, Rump is perfect for fans of Gail Carson Levine's Ella Enchanted or Adam Gidwitz's A Tale Dark and Grimm. And don't miss Liesl Shurtliff's other fairy tale retellings: Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk and Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood. 'A fresh riff on the Grimm Brothers' Rumpelstiltskin, told with wit from the impish point of view of the troublemaker himself.' -People 'Lighthearted and inventive, Rump amusingly expands a classic tale.' -Brandon Mull, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Fablehaven.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 11H8M47S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Sci Fi Books for Kids, Adventure Books for Kids, Traditional, Funny Books for Kids, Fantasy Books for Kids
  • Available formats: TXT, LIT, EPUB, RB, WORD, DOC, PDF, FB2. Compressed in LZMA, RAR, ZIP, 7Z, BZ, CBZ
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 20.77 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x216x28mm
  • Weight: 386g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, NY, United States
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