Wednesday, September 28, 2011
I remember watching the Disney movie based on this story as a child and, yes, I was scared, but not tramatized. It didn't teach me to kill or wish to tear out someone's heart either. What it did was encourage me to see every Disney fairy tale flick up through adulthood when Entangled was released and for my imagination to feel free to explore and grow exponentially.
The Annotated Brothers Grimm by Maria Tatar. It delves into the brothers mindset at the time they were written as well as how they were altered over time.
Visit the ALA to find out more about Banned Books Week.