By Adam Gidwitz
Hansel and Gretel stroll out in their personal tale and into 8 different vintage Grimm (and Grimm-inspired) fairy stories. An irreverent, witty narrator leads us via encounters with witches, warlocks, dragons, and the satan himself. because the siblings roam a wooded area brimming with menacing foes, they examine the genuine tale in the back of the well-known stories, in addition to tips on how to take cost in their destinies and create their very own fortunately ever after. simply because as soon as upon a time, fairy stories have been awesome.
Unlike any children's publication I've ever learn. [It] holds as much as a number of rereadings, just like the vintage i believe it is going to end up to be." - New York instances booklet Review
"An audacious debut that's depraved clever and depraved funny." - Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Addictively compelling." - School Library Journal, starred review
"Charming and artistic . . . the suitable haunted book." - The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
"One of the year's most sensible children's books." - The Virginian-Pilot
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Honesty Is the best policy. Dressing like a pro. 14. Following Up 114 Staying in touch. Chin up. 15. On the Job 116 Pushing it to the limit. 16. Salaries: A Dose of Cold Reality 118 The great divide. Vital stats. 17. Toughen Up! 123 News nomads. Thickening your skin. Page x 18. Watch Your Mouth! 125 Learning from a costly mistake. 19. Ethics 128 Personal rewards. Striving for objectivity. A final note. Appendix 133 Bibliography 135 Page xi About the Author Jeff Leshay is an independent TV news reporter, producer, and consultant.
I had also worked briefly for the Financial News Network and attended the graduate broadcast journalism program at Northwestern University. The instructors at Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism, drawing from many years of experience in the "real world," taught us a great deal about putting together TV news stories, and how to use those skills to find jobs. As various job possibilities arose, however, I found that each one offered a unique set of circumstances. So I called my former instructors periodically for advice.
A Tale Dark and Grimm by Adam Gidwitz