Troll's Eye View

Troll's Eye View

A Book of Villainous Tales

By Ellen Datlow; Terri Windling

Viking Juvenile, Hardcover, 9780670061419, 160pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2009

Everyone thinks they know the real story behind the villains in fairy tales?evil, no two ways about it. But the villains themselves beg to differ. In Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling's new anthology for younger readers, you?ll hear from the Giant's wife (?Jack and the Beanstalk?), Rumplestiltskin, the oldest of the Twelve Dancing Princesses, and many more. A stellar lineup of authors, including Garth Nix, Holly Black, Neil Faiman and Nancy Farmer, makes sure that these old stories do new tricks.

About the Author

Ellen Datlow is the editor of Sci Fiction (