Readalikes for Chris Colfer's Land of Stories
Follows Hansel and Gretel as they walk out of their own story and into eight more tales, encountering such wicked creatures as witches, along with kindly strangers and other helpful folk. Based in part on the Grimms' fairy tales Faithful Johannes, Hansel and Gretel, The seven ravens, Brother and sister, The robber bridegroom, and The devil and his three golden hairs.
CHILDREN FICTION Gidwitz, A.
Thirteen-year-old Twig, having always looked and felt different from his woodtroll family, learns that he is adopted and travels out of his Deepwoods
home to find the
place where he belongs.
CHILDREN FICTION Stewart, P.
Prilla, the unusual new fairy in Neverland, finds her mettle, Mother Dove's wisdom, and Tinker Bell's courage tested by many trials, including a hurricane, a selfish fairy, and Captain Hook.
CHILDREN FICTION Levine, G.
Rapunzel believes she is the luckiest person in Tyme, because Witch tells her so, but when Jack climbs into her tower to steal an enchanted rose, he hints that Witch is not telling the whole truth and Rapunzel, driven by her anger and fear, descends to the ground for the first time.
CHILDREN FICTION Morrison, M.
Jenny, a professional adventurer, would prefer spending time with her friends over helping magical kingdoms around the universe, but soon she is given the choice to return to her normal life or go into a battle she doesn't think she can win.
TEEN FICTION Staniszewski, A.
A young man with a mysterious past and a penchant for inventing things leaves the troll who raised him, meets an unhappy princess he has loved from afar, and discovers a plot against her and her father.
CHILDREN FICTION Ferris, J.
Reckless - Cornelia Funke
Jacob and Will Reckless
have looked out for each other ever since their father disappeared, but when Jacob discovers a magical mirror that transports him to a warring world populated by witches, giants, and ogres, he keeps it to himself until Will follows him one day, with dire consequences.
CHILDREN FICTION Funke, C.
Mr. Canis, dear friend and protector of the
Grimm family, is placed on trial for past crimes. Considering that he's really the
Big Bad Wolf, he has a lot to answer for. It's up to Sabrina and Daphne to find evidence to save Canis--and their investigation may reveal more than they hoped.
CHILDREN FICTION Buckley, M.
Kate, Michael, and Emma have passed from one orphanage to another in the
ten years since their parents disappeared to protect them, but now they learn that they have special powers, a prophesied quest to find a magical book, and a fearsome enemy.
CHILDREN FICTION Stephens, J.
four princes erroneously dubbed Prince Charming and rudely marginalized in their respective fairy tales form an unlikely team when a witch threatens the
CHILDREN FICTION Healy, C.
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Imprisoned on the Isle of the Lost, the teenaged children of Disney's most evil villains search for a dragon's eye--the key to true darkness and the villains' only hope of escape.
CHILDREN FICTION De la Cruz, M.