Friday, June 24, 2011

Follow Friday & Blog hop (11)

Follow Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Parajunkee's View

This week's question is:

In light of the Summer Solstice. Also known as Midsummer...let's talk about fairies. What is your favorite fairy tale or story that revolves around the fae?

I really like Hans Christian Andersen's fariy tales, they always have a deeper meaning and I  have heard them since I was little. They just stick with you.

As for fae, I like the fae in Patricia Briggs's Mercy Thomson books and I also think the fae is great i Karen Marie Monings Fever series.

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Jennifer_After_Dark said...

Old follower,,just stopping by,,to say hi and have a great weekend..
happy friday,,,
I had such a hard time with this question,lol

Cary Cheyenne. said...

I love Hans Christian Anderson too! Everything he writes is so magical :)
Great post & Happy Friday! Here's mine:

Barbara @ Black, White & Read All Over said...

Old follower :)

Not familiar with the Fever series, thanks for the tip :)

Have a great weekend!

Keegan Shayne said...

Hi new follower. Great blog! Hopping through, enjoy your follow Friday!
Follow me please?
Keegan Shayne

Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said...

I agree. I like Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales as well.

Amy said...

Hans are beautifully dark stories. Great answer.

Here's my Friday

Amy@adumbrations (new follower)

Steph from said...

Hi New Follower Here.

Are the HCA stories different versions of the tales in Grimms or original to HCA? I hadn't thought of the fae in Pat Briggs, but I like how she has used them to highlight the issue of being a different class of person in the world. They are suitably creepy too. Hope you come by and follow back.

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★Leila @ Within Pages said...

Hans Christian Anderson weaves some amazing and deep and not always pleasant stories!

Hopping through!

Teen Fiction Centre said...

Hey there, I found your blog via Follow Friday, and I'm your latest follower!

If you get a moment, head over to Teen Fiction Centre and have a look around!

TG said...

I'm a huge fan of Hans Christian Andersen as well - his fairy stories were so sad!

Alison said...

Hopping through. I am almost done with the Fever series. It's so fun.
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