Book cover of At Midnight: 15 Beloved Fairytales Reimagined

At Midnight: 15 Beloved Fairytales Reimagined



Publisher & Publication Year

Flatiron Books, 2022

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Darcie Little Badger (Lipan Apache). In this anthology, Little Badger wrote the story, "Puss in Boots."

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Fairy tales have been spun for thousands of years and remain among our most treasured stories. In this anthology edited by Dahlia Adler, a diverse group of authors reimagines an array of classic fairy tales. Among the 15 stories include “Puss in Boots,” reimagined by Darcie Little Badger.

Notable Achievements

Goodreads, "The Best New Young Adult Short Story Anthologies"


Publishers Weekly: "This simultaneously whimsical, adventurous, and bone-chilling genre-spanning collection smartly riffs on the referenced source material to explore contemporary values."

Kirkus Reviews: "The stories draw upon perennially intriguing themes, presenting tales in genres from fantasy and historical fiction to horror in a collection sure to please a broad range of readers. Timely and timeless."

School Library Journal: "Adler’s compilation of short stories is extremely refreshing and inclusive with wonderful writing. The included 15 tales will delight and surprise readers with their fresh takes on classics."

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