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Little Red Riding Hood Uncloaked: Sex, Morality, and the Evolution of a Fairy Tale

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4 out of 5
Based on 338 Ratings and 58 Reviews

Book Description
Choosing one of the few fairy tales that does not conclude with a wedding, Catherine Orenstein reinterprets the many versions of "Little Red Riding Hood" by setting the tale against the mores and values of its times. The result is a highly entertaining and interesting conversation about one of our best-known stories.

Starting with the first-known published version, Orenstein points out C... More
Book Information
PublisherBasic Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages288
Publication Date07/2002
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About Catherine Orenstein (Author) : Catherine Orenstein is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Catherine Orenstein is Little Red Riding Hood Uncloaked: Sex, Morality, and the Evolution of a Fairy Tale.
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