7 Teen Books Inspired By Fairy Tales and Legends

Not necessarily happily ever after

Know your fairytales and legends inside-out? Here are some modern twists on old classics...

Arthur cover

1. Here Lies Arthur

Philip Reeve
Poison cover

4. Poison

Chris Wooding

5. Tam O' Shanter

Robert Burns
Fire and Hemlock cover

6. Fire and Hemlock

Diana Wynne Jones

7. Bloodtide

Melvin Burgess

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust